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Candlestick

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
enamel and metal
Dimensions:
height: 11 in. (28.0 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts
Date:
1775-1800
Topic:
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of John Gellatly
Object number:
1929.8.245.41
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Department:
Decorative Arts
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Still Life with Candlestick and Jug

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
oil on plywood
Dimensions:
28 1/2 x 23 7/8 in. (72.4 x 60.5 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1939-1940
Topic:
Still life\furniture\table  Search this
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Still life\written matter\book  Search this
Still life\other\container  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.622
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_1967.59.622

Hannah

Artist:
Mary Ascher, born Leeds, England 1900-died New York City 1988  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Dimensions:
plate: 13 3/4 x 10 in. (34.9 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1963
Topic:
Object\furniture\desk  Search this
Object\written matter\book  Search this
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Religion\Old Testament\Hannah  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Ralph Underwood
Object number:
1969.9.7
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1969.9.7

Sewing by Candlelight

Artist:
J. Alden Weir, born West Point, NY 1852-died New York City 1919  Search this
Medium:
etching on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 3 3/4 x 4 1/2 in. (9.5 x 11.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1889
Topic:
Occupation\domestic\sewing  Search this
Figure female\bust  Search this
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Brigham Young University
Object number:
1972.84.10
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Department:
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By Candlelight

Artist:
J. Alden Weir, born West Point, NY 1852-died New York City 1919  Search this
Medium:
drypoint on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 9 1/2 x 6 3/8 in. (24.0 x 16.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1887-1893
Topic:
Figure female  Search this
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Brigham Young University
Object number:
1972.84.11
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Untitled (#3)

Artist:
William Bailey, born Council Bluffs, IA 1930  Search this
Printer:
Judith Solodkin, born New York City 1945  Search this
Solo Press  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
image: 18 x 26 1/8 in. (45.6 x 66.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1976
Topic:
Still life\other\vase  Search this
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Still life\other\dish  Search this
Still life\other\container  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1976.98.1
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1976.98.1

Ever So Humble

Artist:
George Jo Mess, born Cincinnati, OH 1898-died Indianapolis, IN 1962  Search this
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Object\art object\painting  Search this
Object\furniture\stove  Search this
Architecture Interior\detail\fireplace  Search this
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Architecture Interior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Robert Tyler Davis
Object number:
1978.94.7
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Snow on the Window

Artist:
Frank McClure, born Lafayette, IN 1896-died Washington, DC 1979  Search this
Medium:
ink
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Architecture Interior\detail\window  Search this
Architecture Interior\detail\door  Search this
Object\other\dish  Search this
Object\furniture\table  Search this
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Architecture Interior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Frank McClure
Object number:
1979.98.317
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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The Miser's Death

Artist:
John Held, Jr., born Salt Lake City, UT 1889-died Belmar, NJ 1958  Search this
Medium:
linoleum cut
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Figure male\waist length  Search this
State of being\emotion\fear  Search this
Animal\rat  Search this
Object\furniture\chair  Search this
Architecture Interior  Search this
Object\furniture\table  Search this
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Object\other\money  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1980.4.7
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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East Baltimore Documentary Survey Project

Artist:
Linda Rich, born Cleveland, OH 1949  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1975
Topic:
Children  Search this
Cityscape\Maryland\Baltimore  Search this
Dress\uniform\scout uniform  Search this
Object\other\flag  Search this
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Occupation\service\scouting  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.1106
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1975, George Jadowski
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edanmdm:saam_1983.63.1106

East Baltimore Documentary Survey Project

Artist:
Elinor Cahn, born 1925  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1975
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Religion\New Testament\Christ  Search this
Occupation\religion\clergy  Search this
Cityscape\Maryland\Baltimore  Search this
Monument\religious\altar  Search this
Object\art object\painting  Search this
Architecture Interior\religious\church  Search this
Emblem\cross  Search this
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.265
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1983.63.265

June Night

Artist:
Grace M. Ballentine, born Newburgh, NY 1881-died Parkville, MD 1978  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sight 14 1/4 x 12 1/8 in. (36.2 x 30.8 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1951
Topic:
Still life\flower  Search this
Allegory\season\summer  Search this
Allegory\time\night  Search this
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. Robert M. Ballentine
Object number:
1985.40.11
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1951, Grace M. Ballentine
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The Nightingale's Song

Artist:
Joseph Cornell, born Nyack, NY 1903-died New York City 1972  Search this
Medium:
mixed media: paper, pencil, paint, mirror, post card...
Dimensions:
10 x 8 in. (25.5 x 20.3 cm.)
Type:
Collage
Date:
ca. 1960s
Topic:
Architecture\detail\fireplace  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\train  Search this
Modern art movement\collage  Search this
Object\furniture\clock  Search this
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation
Object number:
1985.64.99
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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Masonic Regalia Box

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
painted wood and iron
Dimensions:
10 x 20 1/4 x 10 1/2 in. (25.4 x 51.4 x 26.6 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1780
Topic:
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Object\other\container  Search this
Emblem\Masonic  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:
1986.65.83
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Department:
Decorative Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1986.65.83

Untitled (reclining nude reading by candlelight)

Artist:
Joseph Cornell, born Nyack, NY 1903-died New York City 1972  Search this
Medium:
collage
Dimensions:
9 x 7 in. (22.9 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
Collage
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure female\nude  Search this
Recreation\leisure\reading  Search this
Figure female\waist length  Search this
Object\written matter\book  Search this
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation
Object number:
1991.155.136
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1991.155.136

Untitled (candelabra with nude torso of woman)

Artist:
Joseph Cornell, born Nyack, NY 1903-died New York City 1972  Search this
Medium:
collage
Dimensions:
9 x 7 in. (22.9 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
Collage
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure female\nude  Search this
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation
Object number:
1991.155.260
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Charlatans: The Youngbloods and the Other Half

Artist:
Robert Fried, born New York City 1937-died San Mateo, CA 1975  Search this
Medium:
color lithograph
Dimensions:
22 x 14 in. (55.9 x 35.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1967
Topic:
Figure male\waist length  Search this
Object\weapon\gun  Search this
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Object\written matter\poster  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Leslie, Judy and Gabri Schreyer, and Alice Schreyer Batko
Object number:
2000.75.1
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_2000.75.1

Candle in a Vortex of Water

Artist:
Caleb Charland, born Bangor, ME 1980  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 22 7/8 x 18 3/8 in. (58.2 x 46.7 cm) sheet: 23 7/8 x 19 7/8 in. (60.7 x 50.5 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
2006
Topic:
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible through Deaccession Funds
Object number:
2010.9.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© 2006, Caleb Charland
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Department:
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edanmdm:saam_2010.9.2

Candlestick

Artist:
Albert Paley, born Philadelphia, PA 1944  Search this
Medium:
steel
Dimensions:
92 3/4 × 14 in. (235.6 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Crafts
Date:
1979
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of B.J. and Carol Cutler
Object number:
2014.63
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1979, Albert Paley
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Department:
Renwick Gallery
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2014.63

Untitled (Skeleton)

Artist:
Gerald "Creative" DePrie, born Huntington, WV 1935-died Huntington, WV 1999  Search this
Medium:
colored pencil and crayon on paper
Dimensions:
36 × 24 in. (91.4 × 61.0 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts
Folk Art
Date:
1992
Topic:
Figure\fragment\skeleton  Search this
Object\other\candlestick  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Orren and Marilyn Bradley and Kohler Foundation, Inc.
Object number:
2015.58.9
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2015.58.9

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