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Wyoming, from the United States Series

Artist:
William Traher, born Rock Springs, WY 1908-died Denver, CO 1984  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and gouache on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 19 1/8 x 15 1/8 in. (48.5 x 38.3 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1948
Topic:
Landscape\plain  Search this
Animal\sheep  Search this
Figure\fragment\skull  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Landscape\Wyoming  Search this
Object\other\wheel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America
Object number:
1984.124.290
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Wyoming, from the United States Series

Artist:
William Traher, born Rock Springs, WY 1908-died Denver, CO 1984  Search this
Medium:
gouache on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 17 x 15 1/8 in. (43.3 x 38.3 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1948
Topic:
Landscape\plain  Search this
Animal\sheep  Search this
Figure\fragment\skull  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Landscape\Wyoming  Search this
Object\other\wheel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America
Object number:
1984.124.291
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Tires, Johnson County, from the Kansas Documentary Survey Project

Artist:
Larry W. Schwarm, born Larned, KS 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 4 in. × 5 1/2 in. (10.2 × 14 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1974
Topic:
Architecture Exterior\commercial\store  Search this
Object\other\wheel  Search this
Cityscape\Kansas\Jackson County  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.1230
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1975, Larry W. Schwarm
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Haystack with Tires, Johnson County, from the Kansas Documentary Survey Project

Artist:
Larry W. Schwarm, born Larned, KS 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 5 5/8 in. × 6 in. (14.3 × 15.2 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1974
Topic:
Landscape\farm  Search this
Object\other\wheel  Search this
Object\foliage\hay  Search this
Landscape\Kansas\Johnson County  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.1231
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1975, Larry W. Schwarm
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Tire Sign, from the Kansas Documentary Survey Project

Artist:
Larry W. Schwarm, born Larned, KS 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 4 in. × 5 1/2 in. (10.2 × 14 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1974
Topic:
Landscape\Kansas  Search this
Object\other\sign  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\fence  Search this
Object\other\wheel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.1232
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1975, Larry W. Schwarm
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East Baltimore Documentary Survey Project

Artist:
Elinor Cahn, born 1925  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1975
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\religion\nun  Search this
Cityscape\Maryland\Baltimore  Search this
Object\other\sign  Search this
Object\other\wheel  Search this
Recreation\sport and play\gambling  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.242
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Young Farmers

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
gouache and pen and ink with pencil on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
image: 11 1/2 x 13 1/4 in. (29.2 x 33.6 cm) irregular
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1940
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Occupation\farm\sowing  Search this
Object\tool\axe  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\farmhouse  Search this
Object\other\wheel  Search this
Object\tool\water pump  Search this
Figure group\male and female  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.1095
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Ezekiel Saw the Wheel

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
screenprint on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 17 1/2 x 11 5/8 in. (44.6 x 29.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1944-1945
Topic:
Landscape\celestial\moon  Search this
Landscape\celestial\sun  Search this
Dress\accessory\cane  Search this
Religion\Old Testament\Ezekiel  Search this
Object\other\wheel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.987
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Ezekiel Saw the Wheel

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
tempera and pen and ink with pencil on paper
Dimensions:
recto: 18 x 13 1/2 in. (45.7 x 34.4 cm) verso: 13 1/2 x 18 in. (34.4 x 45.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1943-1944
Topic:
Cityscape  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Landscape\celestial\moon  Search this
Landscape\celestial\sun  Search this
Religion\Old Testament\Ezekiel  Search this
Object\other\wheel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.990R-V
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Ezekiel Saw the Wheel

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
screenprint on paper
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 17 1/2 x 11 5/8 in. (44.4 x 29.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1944-1945
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
State of being\phenomenon\vision  Search this
Religion\Old Testament\Ezekiel  Search this
Object\other\wheel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Douglas E. Younger
Object number:
1971.129
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Herb, from the Kansas Documentary Survey Project

Artist:
Terry Evans, born Kansas City, MO 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 7 x 7 in. (17.8 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1974
Topic:
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Landscape\Kansas  Search this
Occupation\service\repairman  Search this
Object\other\wheel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.1803
Restrictions & Rights:
©1974, Terry Evans
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Wheel under the Oak

Artist:
Percy Gray, born San Francisco, CA 1869-died San Francisco, CA 1952  Search this
Printer:
Crown Point Press  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
4 7/8 x 6 7/8 in. (12.4 x 17.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
printed 1970
Topic:
Landscape\tree\oak tree  Search this
Object\other\wheel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Donald C. Whitton
Object number:
1984.113.5
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Hooping the Wheel

Artist:
Albert W. Barker, born Chicago, IL 1874-died Moylan, PA 1947  Search this
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Object\other\wheel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1976.77.1
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The Abandoned House

Artist:
Harry Brodsky, born Newark, NJ 1908-died Philadelphia, PA 1997  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Animal\dog  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Object\other\wheel  Search this
Architecture Exterior\ruins  Search this
Object number:
1982.25.16
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Battle Hymn of the Republic

Artist:
Lawrence Ferlinghetti, born Yonkers, NY 1919  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
42 x 48 in. (106.7 x 121.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1959
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Object\other\flag  Search this
Object\other\wheel  Search this
Literature\Howe\Battle Hymn of the Republic  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
2006.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1959, Lawrence Ferlinghetti
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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Conflict

Artist:
Walter Quirt, born Iron River, MI 1902-died Minneapolis, MN 1968  Search this
Medium:
oil on panel
Dimensions:
15 x 24 in. (38.1 x 61.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1935
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Allegory\civic\war  Search this
Architecture\detail\wall  Search this
State of being\phenomenon\surreal  Search this
Figure\fragment\skeleton  Search this
Object\other\wheel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Rosalyn Amdur Baker
Object number:
2006.5
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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edanmdm:saam_2006.5

Chattering Wheels, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Moss, Joe 1933-2018  Search this
Medium:
Undetermined
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Unlocated
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Object--Other--Wheel  Search this
Control number:
IAS 77006636
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_22527

Wheels, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Morris, Robert 1931-2018  Search this
Medium:
Painted wood and metal
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Art Gallery of Ontario 317 Dundas Street West Toronto Ontario Canada M5T 1G4 Accession Number: 77/179
Date:
1963
Topic:
Architecture--Vehicle  Search this
Object--Other--Wheel  Search this
Control number:
IAS 60660023
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_308540

Wheels II, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Morris, Robert 1931-2018  Search this
Medium:
Steel
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Clos Pegase Winery 1060 Dunaweal Lane Calistoga California 94515
Date:
1963/1988
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Object--Other--Wheel  Search this
Control number:
IAS CA001029
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_333609

"The Greatest obstacle to being heroic is the doubt whether one may not be going to prove one's self a fool; the truest heroism, is to resist the doubt; and the profoundest wisdom, to know when it ought to be resisted, and..., (sculpture)

Title:
Great Ideas of Western Man Series: The Greatest Obstacle to Being Heroic Is the Doubt Whether One May Not Be Going to Prove One's..., (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Hunt, Richard 1935-  Search this
Medium:
Cut, formed and welded chromed steel
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1984.124.122
Date:
1975
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Object--Other--Wheel  Search this
Homage--Hawthorne, Nathaniel  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Virtue  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08580743
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_112699

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