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An incident in the snowstorm. Rag peddler Sam Karshnowitz leads a horse along the street in a bitter snowstorm. The horse has been rented for the day to pull his wagon.

Artist:
Weegee, born Zloczew, Austria-Hungary 1899-died New York City 1968  Search this
Sitter:
Sam Karshnowitz  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 12 3/4 × 10 1/2 in. (32.4 × 26.7 cm) sheet: 14 × 11 in. (35.6 × 27.9 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1944
Topic:
Animal\horse  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Occupation\vendor  Search this
Cityscape\season\winter  Search this
Cityscape\weather\snow  Search this
Dress\accessory\coat  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
2016.40.13
Restrictions & Rights:
© Weegee / International Center for Photography
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Department:
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edanmdm:saam_2016.40.13

Yves Montand

Artist:
Man Ray, born Philadelphia, PA 1890-died Paris, France 1976  Search this
Sitter:
Yves Montand  Search this
Medium:
color transparency, back-coated with gouache
Dimensions:
sight: 3 1/2 × 2 1/2 in. (8.9 × 6.4 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1950s
Topic:
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Gene Davis Memorial Fund
Object number:
2016.44.10
Restrictions & Rights:
© 2015, Man Ray Trust
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Department:
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edanmdm:saam_2016.44.10

William Copley

Artist:
Man Ray, born Philadelphia, PA 1890-died Paris, France 1976  Search this
Sitter:
William Copley  Search this
Medium:
color transparency, back-coated with gouache
Dimensions:
sight: 3 1/4 × 2 1/4 in. (8.3 × 5.7 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1950s
Topic:
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Gene Davis Memorial Fund
Object number:
2016.44.7
Restrictions & Rights:
© 2015, Man Ray Trust
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_2016.44.7

M. Baudy Behind his Desk at the Hotel Baudy

Artist:
John Leslie Breck, born at sea, near Hong Kong, China 1860-died Boston, MA 1899  Search this
Sitter:
Baudy  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
13 3/4 × 17 1/2 in. (34.9 × 44.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1888
Topic:
Animal\cat  Search this
Architecture Interior\commercial\hotel  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Donald J. and Helen D. Douglass, The Douglass Foundation
Object number:
2018.18.3
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_2018.18.3

Portrait of a man with an eye malady

Artist:
William Bell, born Liverpool, England 1830-died Philadelphia, PA 1910  Search this
Sitter:
unidentified  Search this
Medium:
daguerreotype
Dimensions:
2 3/4 x 3 1/4 in. (7.0 x 8.3 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
ca. 1858
Topic:
State of being\illness\wound  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by the Ford Motor Company
Object number:
2009.7
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edanmdm:saam_2009.7

Joseph Ball

Artist:
Christian Gullager, born Copenhagen, Denmark 1759-died Philadelphia, PA 1826  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Ball  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
44 x 35 1/2 in. (111.8 x 90.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1798 -1805
Topic:
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
2010.16.1
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_2010.16.1

John Swanwick

Artist:
Matthew Pratt, born Philadelphia, PA 1734-died Philadelphia, PA 1805  Search this
Sitter:
John Swanwick  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
35 3/4 x 30 7/8 in. (90.8 x 78.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1800
Topic:
Object\written matter\book  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
2010.16.2
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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edanmdm:saam_2010.16.2

Langston Hughes, New York

Artist:
Irving Penn, born Plainfield, NJ 1917-died New York City 2009  Search this
Sitter:
Langston Hughes  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 7 7/8 x 7 5/8 in. (20.0 x 19.4 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1947
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Occupation\writer\poet  Search this
Occupation\writer\novelist  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Irving Penn Foundation
Object number:
2013.80.6
Restrictions & Rights:
© The Irving Penn Foundation
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_2013.80.6

Randy Bias

Artist:
Martha Olson, born Oak Ridge, TN 1947  Search this
Sitter:
Randy Bias  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 9 5/8 x 7 7/8 in. (24.4 x 20.0 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1970
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Dress\accessory\eye wear  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Joseph Mills
Object number:
2014.17.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1970, Martha Olson
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_2014.17.1

Running Fence, Sonoma and Marin Counties, California, 1972-76, "Angie" Anello Angelo outlining the day's work

Artist:
Christo and Jeanne-Claude, active 1958  Search this
Christo, born Gabrovo, Bulgaria 1935  Search this
Jeanne-Claude, born Casablanca, Morocco 1935-died New York City 2009  Search this
Photographer:
Wolfgang Volz, German, born Tuttlingen, Germany 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Anello Angelo  Search this
Medium:
black and white photograph
Dimensions:
15 3/4 x 23 1/4 in. (40 x 59.1 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
April 29-August 20, 1976
Topic:
Figure(s) in exterior  Search this
Occupation\industry\construction  Search this
Modern art movement\installation exterior\Running Fence  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
RF.3.114
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1976, Christo
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Department:
Artist Archive
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edanmdm:saam_RF.3.114

Running Fence, Sonoma and Marin Counties, California, 1972-76, Elsie and Ross Titus

Artist:
Christo and Jeanne-Claude, active 1958  Search this
Christo, born Gabrovo, Bulgaria 1935  Search this
Jeanne-Claude, born Casablanca, Morocco 1935-died New York City 2009  Search this
Photographer:
Gianfranco Gorgoni, Italian, born Rome, Italy 1941  Search this
Sitter:
Ross Titus  Search this
Elsie Titus  Search this
Medium:
black and white photograph
Dimensions:
23 1/4 x 15 3/4 in. (59.1 x 40.0 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1973-1976
Topic:
Animal\dog  Search this
Occupation\farm\dairy  Search this
Modern art movement\installation exterior\Running Fence  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Portrait female\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
RF.3.175
Restrictions & Rights:
Photograph © Gianfranco Gorgoni, 1978
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edanmdm:saam_RF.3.175

Running Fence, Sonoma and Marin Counties, California, 1972-76, Henry Pellascio

Artist:
Christo and Jeanne-Claude, active 1958  Search this
Christo, born Gabrovo, Bulgaria 1935  Search this
Jeanne-Claude, born Casablanca, Morocco 1935-died New York City 2009  Search this
Photographer:
Gianfranco Gorgoni, Italian, born Rome, Italy 1941  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Pellascio  Search this
Medium:
black and white photograph
Dimensions:
23 1/4 x 15 3/4 in. (59.1 x 40.0 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1973-1976
Topic:
Modern art movement\installation exterior\Running Fence  Search this
Occupation\farm\rancher  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
RF.3.182
Restrictions & Rights:
Photograph © Gianfranco Gorgoni, 1978
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edanmdm:saam_RF.3.182

Running Fence, Sonoma and Marin Counties, California, 1972-76, Leo Ielmorini

Artist:
Christo and Jeanne-Claude, active 1958  Search this
Christo, born Gabrovo, Bulgaria 1935  Search this
Jeanne-Claude, born Casablanca, Morocco 1935-died New York City 2009  Search this
Photographer:
Gianfranco Gorgoni, Italian, born Rome, Italy 1941  Search this
Sitter:
Leo Ielmorini  Search this
Medium:
black and white photograph
Dimensions:
15 3/4 x 23 1/4 in. (40.0 x 59.1 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1973-1976
Topic:
Recreation\sport and play\equestrian  Search this
Modern art movement\installation exterior\Running Fence  Search this
Occupation\farm\rancher  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
RF.3.184
Restrictions & Rights:
Photograph © Gianfranco Gorgoni, 1978
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edanmdm:saam_RF.3.184

Running Fence, Sonoma and Marin Counties, California, 1972-76, Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Volkerts

Artist:
Christo and Jeanne-Claude, active 1958  Search this
Christo, born Gabrovo, Bulgaria 1935  Search this
Jeanne-Claude, born Casablanca, Morocco 1935-died New York City 2009  Search this
Photographer:
Gianfranco Gorgoni, Italian, born Rome, Italy 1941  Search this
Sitter:
Barbara Volkerts  Search this
Wilbur Volkerts  Search this
Medium:
black and white photograph
Dimensions:
15 3/4 x 23 1/4 in. (40.0 x 59.1 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1973-1976
Topic:
Architecture Exterior\other\swimming pool  Search this
Modern art movement\installation exterior\Running Fence  Search this
Occupation\farm\rancher  Search this
Portrait female\waist length  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
RF.3.189
Restrictions & Rights:
Photograph © Gianfranco Gorgoni, 1978
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edanmdm:saam_RF.3.189

Running Fence, Sonoma and Marin Counties, California, 1972-76, Christo checks anemometers

Artist:
Christo and Jeanne-Claude, active 1958  Search this
Christo, born Gabrovo, Bulgaria 1935  Search this
Jeanne-Claude, born Casablanca, Morocco 1935-died New York City 2009  Search this
Photographer:
Gianfranco Gorgoni, Italian, born Rome, Italy 1941  Search this
Sitter:
Christo  Search this
Medium:
black and white photograph
Dimensions:
23 1/4 x 15 3/4 in. (59.1 x 40.0 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
Fall 1974
Topic:
Occupation\art\artist  Search this
Modern art movement\installation exterior\Running Fence  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Object\tool\anemometer  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
RF.3.98
Restrictions & Rights:
Photograph © Gianfranco Gorgoni, 1978
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Artist Archive
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edanmdm:saam_RF.3.98

Untitled (Joseph Cornell and sister Elizabeth [Betty] in wagon)

Artist:
Joseph Cornell, born Nyack, NY 1903-died New York City 1972  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Cornell  Search this
Joseph Cornell  Search this
Elizabeth Cornell  Search this
Elizabeth Cornell  Search this
Medium:
collage
Dimensions:
9 x 7 in. (22.9 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
Collage
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Architecture\detail\fence  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\wagon  Search this
Portrait group\family\siblings  Search this
Portrait male\child  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Portrait female\child  Search this
Portrait female\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation
Object number:
1991.155.321
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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edanmdm:saam_1991.155.321

Albrecht Durer self-portrait--13 years (for Robert)

Artist:
Joseph Cornell, born Nyack, NY 1903-died New York City 1972  Search this
Sitter:
Albrecht Durer  Search this
Albrecht Durer  Search this
Medium:
collage
Dimensions:
9 x 7 in. (22.9 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
Collage
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure male\child  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Portrait male\self-portrait  Search this
Homage\Durer, Albrecht  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation
Object number:
1991.155.35
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edanmdm:saam_1991.155.35

Untitled (unidentified painting of a young man)

Artist:
Joseph Cornell, born Nyack, NY 1903-died New York City 1972  Search this
Sitter:
Albrecht Durer  Search this
Albrecht Durer  Search this
Medium:
collage
Dimensions:
9 x 7 in. (22.9 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
Collage
Date:
1970
Topic:
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Portrait male\self-portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation
Object number:
1991.155.47
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_1991.155.47

A Member of the Livingston Family

Artist:
John Smibert, born Edinburgh, Scotland 1688-died Boston, MA 1751  Search this
Sitter:
Livingston  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 1/8 x 25 x 1 3/8 in. (76.4 x 63.4 x 3.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1740
Topic:
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Amirkhan children in memory of their mother, Babette Keeler Amirkhan, Educator, and Livingston Family Descendant
Object number:
2006.11
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_2006.11

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Artist:
Robert Rauschenberg, born Port Arthur, TX 1925-died Captiva Island, FL 2008  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln  Search this
Stu-mick-o-sucks  Search this
Medium:
digital print and lithograph
Dimensions:
38 1/2 x 26 in. (97.8 x 66 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
2006
Topic:
Object\art object\painting  Search this
Object\art object\sculpture  Search this
Architecture Exterior\art building\museum  Search this
Object\art object\photograph  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Architecture Exterior\art building\Donald W. Reynolds Center  Search this
Architecture Exterior\art building\Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Architecture Exterior\art building\National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
2006.14
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2006.14

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