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Untitled

Artist:
Larry Bell, born Chicago, IL 1939  Search this
Medium:
tinted and laminated plate glass
Dimensions:
each panel: 120 x 60 in. (304.8 x 152.4 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1987-1988
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Frank Ribelin
Object number:
2004.24A-F
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1988, Larry Bell
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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Sheet with Sketches

Designer:
Giuseppe Bernardino Bison, Italian, 1762 - 1844  Search this
Medium:
Pen and ink, brush and wash on paper
Type:
sculpture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Italy
Date:
1762–1844
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors
Accession Number:
1901-39-583
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Animal-headed figurine

Medium:
Lapis lazuli
Dimensions:
H (overall): 3.7 cm (1 7/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
Egypt
Date:
30 BCE-395 CE
Period:
Possibly Roman Period
Topic:
Roman Period (30 BCE - 395 CE)  Search this
Egypt  Search this
Ancient Egyptian Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1908.63
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Figure (fragment)

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W: 3.6 x 2.3 cm (1 7/16 x 7/8 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Topic:
casting  Search this
China  Search this
figure  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.343
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Figure of a wild goat (forgery)

Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
H (overall): 19.6 cm (7 11/16 in)
Type:
Metalwork
Sculpture
Origin:
Iran
Date:
Modern forgery
Topic:
goat  Search this
forgery  Search this
Iran  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
wirework  Search this
twisted wire  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1963.15
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Architectural material; Earthenware fragments of sculptures

Medium:
Earthenware or stucco
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
Iran
Topic:
Iran  Search this
earthenware  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernst Herzfeld
Accession Number:
FSC-A-4a-y
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Figure: animal

Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
China
Topic:
casting  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Acquired under the guidance of the Carl Whiting Bishop expedition
Accession Number:
FSC-B-279
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Figure of a Horse

Medium:
Gilt bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6.4 x 8.5 x 1.8 cm (2 1/2 x 3 3/8 x 11/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Topic:
horse  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Elizabeth Meyer Lorentz
Accession Number:
FSC-B-611
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Standing Buddha (modern)

Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
casting  Search this
abhaya mudra  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
FSC-B-84
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Sculpture in the form of iris growing from a shaped waveform base

Medium:
Silver
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
Japan
Topic:
iris  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
repousse  Search this
chasing  Search this
hammering  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Anonymous donor
Accession Number:
FSC-M-34a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Carving of god Jurojin, god of wisdom and long life

Medium:
Ivory
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
Japan
Topic:
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Accession Number:
FSC-O-12
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Carved standing figure

Medium:
Rhino horn
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Topic:
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of S. Kriger
Accession Number:
FSC-O-3
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Figure of an angel

Medium:
Wood, paint, and gold; carved, painted, and gilded
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 11.7 x 5.9 x 5 cm (4 5/8 x 2 5/16 x 1 15/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Topic:
angel  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
gilding  Search this
Gellatly collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Long-term loan from the Smithsonian American Art Museum; gift of John Gellatly, 1929.8.274.1
Accession Number:
LTS1985.1.274.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Non-exclusive license
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edanmdm:fsg_LTS1985.1.274.1

Figure of an angel

Medium:
Wood, paint, and gold; carved, painted, and gilded
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 11.6 x 5.9 x 4.9 cm (4 9/16 x 2 5/16 x 1 15/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Topic:
angel  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
gilding  Search this
Gellatly collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Long-term loan from the Smithsonian American Art Museum; gift of John Gellatly, 1929.8.274.2
Accession Number:
LTS1985.1.274.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Non-exclusive license
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Animal figure

Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
H x W: 6.1 x 4 cm (2 3/8 x 1 9/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
Iran?
Date:
2000-1000 B.C
Topic:
eagle  Search this
Iran  Search this
Ancient Near Eastern Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.178b
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Lota

Medium:
Brass
Dimensions:
H x W: 14 x 15.9 cm (5 1/2 x 6 1/4 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
Bastar, Madhya Pradesh, India
Date:
19th-20th century
Topic:
casting  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
Accession Number:
S1990.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Disc

Medium:
Brass
Dimensions:
H x Diam: 4.6 x 23.6 cm (1 13/16 x 9 5/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
Bastar, Madhya Pradesh, India
Date:
19th-20th century
Topic:
casting  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
Accession Number:
S1990.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Porcupine

Medium:
Brass
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9.4 x 13.8 x 6 cm (3 11/16 x 5 7/16 x 2 3/8 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
Orissa, India
Date:
20th century
Topic:
casting  Search this
India  Search this
porcupine  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
Accession Number:
S1992.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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edanmdm:fsg_S1992.6

Leopard eating a man

Medium:
Brass
Dimensions:
H x W: 21.5 x 37.2 cm (8 7/16 x 14 5/8 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
India
Date:
early 20th century
Topic:
leopard  Search this
man  Search this
eating  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Leo Figiel, M.D.
Accession Number:
S1997.137a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Study for the Violet Sargent Bronze Plaque in the Art Institute of Chicago

Artist:
Augustus Saint-Gaudens, American, 1848 – 1907  Search this
Medium:
Pen and purple ink on cream laid paper
Type:
sculpture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
1890
Credit Line:
Gift of Homer Saint-Gaudens
Accession Number:
1937-70-3
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