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Butterfly

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 18.2 x 10.5 cm (7 3/16 x 4 1/8 in)
Type:
Drawing
Origin:
United States
Date:
ca. 1890
Topic:
butterfly  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1905.103
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1905.103

Leafwing Butterfly

Discipline:
Entomology  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Arthropoda, Hexapoda, Insecta, Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae, Charaxinae
Scientific Name:
Agrias narcissus
USNM Number:
NC400287-DSP
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Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_10866571
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Malachite Butterfly

Discipline:
Entomology  Search this
Region:
US Mid Atlantic (PA, NJ, MD, DE, DC, VA, WV)  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
NMNH Butterfly Pavilion, North America, United States, District of Columbia
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Arthropoda, Hexapoda, Insecta, Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae, Nymphalinae
Scientific Name:
Siproeta stelenes
USNM Number:
NC401035
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_11038227
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Butterfly Milkweed

Collector:
N. Erwin  Search this
Discipline:
Botany  Search this
Region:
US Mid Atlantic (PA, NJ, MD, DE, DC, VA, WV)  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
NMNH Butterfly Garden, North America, United States, District of Columbia
Collection Date:
2013
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Taxonomy:
Plantae, Equisetopsida, Magnoliidae, Asteranae, Gentianales, Apocynaceae
Scientific Name:
Asclepias tuberosa
USNM Number:
EO401179
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edanmdm:nmnheducation_11041009
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Whistler's Butterfly

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 11.6 x 11.3 cm (4 9/16 x 4 7/16 in)
Type:
Drawing
Origin:
United States
Date:
1888
Topic:
signature  Search this
butterfly  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1905.326
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1905.326

Whistler's Butterfly

Artist:
James McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and Chinese white on cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 16.8 x 11.4 cm (6 5/8 x 4 1/2 in)
Type:
Drawing
Origin:
United States
Date:
1886
Topic:
signature  Search this
butterfly  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1905.327
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1905.327

The Butterfly farmer

Author:
McGlashan, Ximena  Search this
Physical description:
v. ; 23 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1913
1913-14
Topic:
Butterflies  Search this
Lepidoptera  Search this
Call number:
QL541 .B985
QL541.B985
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_326060

Magnified Butterfly Wing

Creator:
Silberglied, Robert E. 1946-1982  Search this
Subject:
Silberglied, Robert E. 1946-1982  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 4.15 x 3.21
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Topic:
Butterflies  Search this
Entomologists  Search this
Entomology  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU007316 [SIA2012-7946]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396357

Butterfly Pavilion History Files, 1998-2008

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of Education and Outreach  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of Education and Outreach Butterfly Pavilion  Search this
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Clippings
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Compact discs
Electronic records
Architectural drawings
Floor plans
Date:
1998
1998-2008
Topic:
Butterflies  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Insect zoos  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Natural history museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-193
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Butterfly Pavilion History Files 1998-2008 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of Education and Outreach]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_302297

Viceroy, Viceroy butterfly

Discipline:
Entomology  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Arthropoda, Hexapoda, Insecta, Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae, Limenitidinae
Scientific Name:
Limenitis archippus
USNM Number:
NC400472-DSP
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_10866719
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Viceroy, Viceroy butterfly

Discipline:
Entomology  Search this
Region:
US Mid Atlantic (PA, NJ, MD, DE, DC, VA, WV)  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Clear Water Nature Lodge, North America, United States, Maryland, Prince George's County
Collection Date:
1979
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Arthropoda, Hexapoda, Insecta, Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae, Limenitidinae
Scientific Name:
Limenitis archippus
USNM Number:
NC24576
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Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_10005370
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Viceroy, Viceroy butterfly

Discipline:
Entomology  Search this
Region:
US Mid Atlantic (PA, NJ, MD, DE, DC, VA, WV)  Search this
Sex:
Male
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
UMBC, North America, United States, Maryland, Baltimore County
Collection Date:
1972
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Arthropoda, Hexapoda, Insecta, Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae, Limenitidinae
Scientific Name:
Limenitis archippus
USNM Number:
NC24573
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Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_10005367
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American Snout Butterfly

Collector:
B. Grooms  Search this
Discipline:
Entomology  Search this
Region:
US Mid Atlantic (PA, NJ, MD, DE, DC, VA, WV)  Search this
Sex:
Female
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Great Dismal Swamp, North America, United States, Virginia
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Arthropoda, Hexapoda, Insecta, Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae, Limenitidinae
Scientific Name:
Libytheana bachmanni
USNM Number:
NC26718
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edanmdm:nmnheducation_11016262
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Untitled (fossilized butterfly)

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:
Animal\fish  Search this
Animal\insect\butterfly  Search this
Object\other\fossil  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation
Object number:
1991.155.280
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1991.155.280

Portrait of a Butterfly

Creator:
Silberglied, Robert E. 1946-1982  Search this
Subject:
Silberglied, Robert E. 1946-1982  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 10.23 x 6.83
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Topic:
Entomology  Search this
Entomologists  Search this
Butterflies  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU007316 [SIA2012-7947]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396358

A Butterfly [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Alexander, John White 1856-1915  Search this
Photographic firm:
Curtis & Cameron  Search this
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1905
Topic:
Figure female  Search this
Animal--Insect--Butterfly  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC000049
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_136712

Butterfly or moth

Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 4.7 x 6 x 0.7 cm (1 7/8 x 2 3/8 x 1/4 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
China
Topic:
butterfly  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Paul Singer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
RLS1997.48.3076
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_RLS1997.48.3076

Round Plate with Butterfly Motif

Artist:
Earl McCutchen, born Ida Grove, IA 1918-died Athens, GA 1985  Search this
Medium:
glass with metal, metal foil, and glaze
Dimensions:
1 1/8 x 12 1/4 in. (2.9 x 31.1 cm) diam.
Type:
Decorative Arts-Glass
Crafts
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Animal\insect\butterfly  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Barbara Houze in loving memory of Mrs. Earl McCutchen
Object number:
2010.32.1
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Renwick Gallery
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2010.32.1

Butterfly [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

Artist:
Fuchs, Emil 1866-1929  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure female--Nude  Search this
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Animal--Insect--Butterfly  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001111
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_127824
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The Butterfly [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Gutmann, Bessie Pease 1876-1960  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1912
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Cupid  Search this
Animal--Insect--Butterfly  Search this
Landscape--Garden  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC000986
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_138760

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