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Eagle of Preparedness

Artist:
Paul Wayland Bartlett, born New Haven, CT 1865-died Paris, France 1925  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
12 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. (31.2 x 11.3 x 11.3 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1916
Topic:
Animal\bird\eagle  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Allegory\quality\fortitude  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Armistead Peter III
Object number:
1958.11.18
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Martial Memory

Artist:
Mitchell Siporin, born New York City 1910-died Boston, MA 1976  Search this
Medium:
color lithograph on paper
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Figure group\family  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Object\weapon\sword  Search this
Object number:
1981.151.4
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Destroyed Village, War Front

Artist:
Donald Shaw MacLaughlan, born Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada 1876-died Marrakesh, Morocco 19  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Landscape\town  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Moune G.H. Webster
Object number:
1974.85.6
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Moors over Spain

Artist:
Louis Lozowick, born Ludvinovka, Russia 1892-died South Orange, NJ 1973  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
image: 14 3/8 x 9 7/8 in. (36.5 x 25.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1937
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
State of being\evil\war  Search this
History\Spain  Search this
Ethnic\Moorish  Search this
Equestrian  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Adele Lozowick
Object number:
1982.59.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1937, Lee Lozowick
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War (mural study, War Department building, Washington, D.C.)

Artist:
Kindred McLeary, born Weimar, TX 1901-died Confluence, PA 1949  Search this
Medium:
tempera on paperboard
Dimensions:
overall: 34 3/4 x 29 in. (88.3 x 73.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1941
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\military\soldier  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Allegory\civic\liberty  Search this
Object\weapon\cannon  Search this
History\United States\Military History  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.349
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War (mural study, War Department building, Washington, D.C.)

Artist:
Kindred McLeary, born Weimar, TX 1901-died Confluence, PA 1949  Search this
Medium:
tempera and pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
overall: 34 3/4 x 29 in. (88.3 x 73.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1941
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Allegory\civic\liberty  Search this
Object\weapon\cannon  Search this
History\United States\Military History  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.350
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The Arts of War: Sacrifice (3/16 Scale Model)

Artist:
Leo Friedlander, born New York City 1888-died White Plains, NY 1966  Search this
Medium:
painted plaster
Dimensions:
42 1/4 x 39 7/8 x 20 3/8 in. (107.4 x 101.4 x 51.8 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
ca. 1933
Topic:
Figure group\nude  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Study\academic study  Search this
Monument\equestrian  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Gordon D. Friedlander
Object number:
1996.93
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Mars, from the series Fantasies

Artist:
Lamar Baker, born Atlanta, GA 1908-died Talbotton, GA 1994  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
15 7/8 x 11 1/2 in. (40.3 x 29.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1938-1940
Topic:
Still life\foodstuff\egg  Search this
Animal\reptile\snake  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Dress\accessory\helmet  Search this
Still life\written matter\book  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift by exchange from The Columbus Museum, Georgia
Object number:
1998.115.13
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Allegorical Figures

Artist:
René Piot, French, born Paris, France 1869-died Paris, France 1934  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Dimensions:
27 x 16 in. (68.6 x 40.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group\female  Search this
Allegory  Search this
Landscape\water  Search this
Allegory\death  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Object\flower  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Republic of France
Object number:
1915.11.64
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Untitled

Artist:
Charles Pollock, born Denver, CO 1902-died Paris, France 1988  Search this
Medium:
tempera on canvas mounted on fiberboard
Dimensions:
20 1/2 x 28 in. (52.1 x 71.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
before 1950
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\airplane  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Object\weapon\gun  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1975.94.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1950 Charles Pollock Archives
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Orcastra at War

Artist:
Louis Monza, born Turate, Italy 1897-died Redondo Beach, CA 1984  Search this
Sitter:
Franklin Delano Roosevelt  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
26 x 32 in. (65.9 x 81.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Folk Art
Date:
1943
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Performing arts\music\orchestra  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Allegory\other\Molotov, V. M.  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson
Object number:
1986.65.131
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edanmdm:saam_1986.65.131

Columbia's Call to Arms

Artist:
Charles Louis Hinton, born Ithaca, NY 1869-died Bronxville, NY 1950  Search this
Medium:
plaster/bronzed
Dimensions:
32 7/8 x 9 7/8 x 20 5/8 in. (83.6 x 25.1 x 52.4 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1917
Topic:
Figure female  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Allegory\place\Britain  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Charles Louis Hinton
Object number:
1919.12.1
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Erasmus: The Follies of Princely Power

Artist:
Fritz Eichenberg, born Cologne, Germany 1901-died Peace Dale, RI 1990  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
image: 18 x 12 in. (45.7 x 30.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1972
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\other\aristocrat  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Literature\Erasmus\In Praise of Folly  Search this
Recreation\sport and play\chess  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Lynn and John Minna
Object number:
1981.164.11
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Pour la Civilisation, reverse

Artist:
Josuë Dupon, Belgian, born Ichteghem, Belgium 1864-died Antwerp, Belgium 1935  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
2 3/4 in. (7.0 cm.) diam.
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1914-1918
Topic:
Animal\bird  Search this
Figure female\nude  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
History\United States\World War I  Search this
History\Belgium  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Albert Laessle: Mrs. Albertine de Bempt Laessle, Mr. Albert M. Laessle and Mr. Paul Laessle
Object number:
1972.167.68B
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L' Empereur

Artist:
Carroll Beckwith, born Hannibal, MO 1852-died New York City 1917  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
sight 120 x 90 in. (304.8 x 228.6 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1912
Topic:
Landscape\time\sunset  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\history  Search this
Allegory\other\Napoleon  Search this
Monument\statue\Napoleon  Search this
State of being\phenomenon\vision  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. James Carroll Beckwith
Object number:
1924.3.1
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War Psychology

Artist:
Robert P. Baker, born London, England 1886-died Hyannis, MA 1940  Search this
Medium:
pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 29 x 23 in. (73.6 x 58.4 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1918-1919
Topic:
Figure group\female\nude  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Bryant Baker
Object number:
1968.67
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L' Armee Belge Rejoint les Armees Alliees, obverse

Artist:
Paul Wissaert, Belgian, born Brussels, Belgium 1885-died ?  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
2 3/4 in. (7.0 cm.) diam.
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1921
Topic:
Figure group\female  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
History\United States\World War I  Search this
History\Belgium  Search this
Allegory\place\Belgium  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Albert Laessle: Mrs. Albertine de Bempt Laessle, Mr. Albert M. Laessle and Mr. Paul Laessle
Object number:
1972.167.65A
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L' Armee Belge Rejoint les Armees Alliees, reverse

Artist:
Paul Wissaert, Belgian, born Brussels, Belgium 1885-died ?  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
2 3/4 in. (7.0 cm.) diam.
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1921
Topic:
Still life\weapon\sword  Search this
Figure female  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
History\United States\World War I  Search this
History\Belgium  Search this
Allegory\place\Belgium  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Albert Laessle: Mrs. Albertine de Bempt Laessle, Mr. Albert M. Laessle and Mr. Paul Laessle
Object number:
1972.167.65B
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Souvenez-Vous, obverse

Artist:
Armand Bonnetain, Belgian, born Brussels, Belgium 1883-died Uccle, Belgium 1973  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
2 3/8 in. (6.0 cm.) diam.
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1922
Topic:
Figure female\nude  Search this
History\France  Search this
Allegory\death  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Figure\nude  Search this
History\United States\World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Albert Laessle: Mrs. Albertine de Bempt Laessle, Mr. Albert M. Laessle and Mr. Paul Laessle
Object number:
1972.167.66A
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The Things That Are Caesar's

Artist:
Claude Buck, born New York City 1890-died Santa Barbara, CA 1974  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard and oil on wood of integral frame
Dimensions:
30 7/8 x 49 in. (78.4 x 124.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1943
Topic:
Still life\weapon\gun  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Religion\Christianity  Search this
Still life\written matter\book  Search this
Object\other\money  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Claude Buck
Object number:
1983.46.8
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Department:
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On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 39A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
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