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Woman's Building records, 1970-1992

Creator:
Woman's Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)  Search this
Subject:
de Bretteville, Sheila Levant  Search this
Chicago, Judy  Search this
Raven, Arlene  Search this
Feminist Studio Workshop  Search this
Women's Graphic Center (Los Angeles, Calif.)  Search this
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Feminism and art  Search this
Arts organizations  Search this
Artists' books  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6347
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215074
AAA_collcode_womabuil
Theme:
Women
Art Movements and Schools
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_215074
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Woman

Medium:
Ivory, fabric, wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 19.7 x 16 x 3.5 cm (7 3/4 x 6 5/16 x 1 3/8 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Date:
17th century
Period:
Ming or Qing dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
woman  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:
RLS1997.48.3765
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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edanmdm:fsg_RLS1997.48.3765

I am the black woman

Created by:
Elizabeth Catlett, American and Mexican, 1915 - 2012  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
ink and graphite on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image with title): 5 1/2 × 4 in. (14 × 10.2 cm)
H x W (image): 5 1/8 × 3 15/16 in. (13 × 10 cm)
H x W (sheet): 9 11/16 × 6 5/8 in. (24.6 × 16.8 cm)
Type:
linocuts
Place made:
Mexico City, Mexico, Latin America, North and Central America
Date:
1946-1947; printed 1989
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Identity  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Winifred Hervey
Object number:
2017.21.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Elizabeth Catlett/Licensed by Visual Artists & Galleries Association, Inc (VAGA), New York, NY. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
The Black Woman (formerly the Negro Woman)
Classification:
Visual Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.21.1
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Woman

Artist:
Adeline Oppenheim Guimard, 1872 - 1960  Search this
Medium:
Brush and white gouache, red, brown watercolor over photograph
Type:
portraits
Photograph
Object Name:
Photograph
Made in:
France
Date:
1915
Accession Number:
1956-77-5
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1956-77-5

Woman

Artist:
Adeline Oppenheim Guimard, 1872 - 1960  Search this
Medium:
Brush and white gouache, blue watercolor over photograph
Type:
portraits
Photograph
Object Name:
Photograph
Made in:
France
Accession Number:
1956-77-6
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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edanmdm:chndm_1956-77-6

Untitled (woman with bicycle)

Artist:
Shadafarin Ghadirian (Iran, born 1976)  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 25.2 x 20.1 cm (9 15/16 x 7 15/16 in)
Type:
Photograph
Origin:
Iran
Date:
1999
Topic:
portrait  Search this
woman  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Contemporary Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
Accession Number:
S2000.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Undetermined copyright
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Sackler Gallery 24b: My Iran: Six Women Photographers
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2000.2

Woman

Maker:
Jean Baptiste Carpeaux, 1827–1875  Search this
Medium:
terracotta
Type:
sculpture
Decorative Arts
Credit Line:
Gift of Mme. Hector Guimard
Accession Number:
1956-76-11
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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edanmdm:chndm_1956-76-11
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Woman

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 4.9 x 1.6 x 0.7 cm (1 15/16 x 5/8 x 1/4 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Jade
Origin:
China
Topic:
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:
RLS1997.48.2789
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_RLS1997.48.2789

Woman

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 5.4 x 3.8 x 0.7 cm (2 1/8 x 1 1/2 x 1/4 in)
Type:
Jade
Origin:
China
Topic:
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:
RLS1997.48.3136
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Google Cultural Institute
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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edanmdm:fsg_RLS1997.48.3136

Woman

Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 15.5 x 6.1 x 3 cm (6 1/8 x 2 3/8 x 1 3/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
China
Topic:
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:
RLS1997.48.4679
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_RLS1997.48.4679

Woman

Collection Donor:
Pope, Alice James  Search this
Extent:
1 Sheet (10.3 cm x 7 cm)
Culture:
Chinese -- Late Ch'ing dynasty  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sheets
Date:
late nineteenth century
Scope and Contents:
A woman wearing a green-shouldered brocaded blue dress with a red skirt underneath. On her head is a bowl-shaped hat. Her tiny shoes indicate that her feet have been bound, a tradition among the Chinese upper class.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7412 (part)

NAA INV 10000058
Local Note:
Description based on research by Emily Hoover, summer intern, Department of Anthropology.
Painting on rice paper
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 7412, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Paintings of Chinese scenes
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms7412-ref2

Woman

Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ede (Osun State, Nigeria)
Nigeria
Date:
1971
Scope and Contents:
Portrait photograph of a young woman, Ede (Osun State), Nigeria. Photograph by Roy Sieber, August, 1971.
Original text reads, "African. Men & Women, Ede, Yoruba, Nigeria, Young woman, Sieber, Aug. 71."
Local Numbers:
A1993-009-00054

A 2 YRB RS 71
General:
Title source: Archives staff, not provided by photographer.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Roy Sieber Photographs, EEPA 1993-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1993-009, Item EEPA 1993-091129
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Roy Sieber Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1993-009-ref565

Woman

Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ede (Osun State, Nigeria)
Nigeria
Date:
1971
Scope and Contents:
Portrait photograph of a woman, Ede (Osun State), Nigeria. Photograph by Roy Sieber, August, 1971.
Original text reads, "Ede, Yoruba, Africa, Nigeria, Woman, Sieber, Aug. 71."
Local Numbers:
A1993-009-00050

A 2 YRB RS 71
General:
Title source: Archives staff, not provided by photographer.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Roy Sieber Photographs, EEPA 1993-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1993-009, Item EEPA 1993-091125
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Roy Sieber Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1993-009-ref561

Woman

Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ede (Osun State, Nigeria)
Nigeria
Date:
1971
Scope and Contents:
Portrait photograph of a woman, Ede (Osun State), Nigeria. Photograph by Roy Sieber, August, 1971.
Original text reads, "Ede, Yoruba, Africa, Nigeria, Woman, Sieber, Aug. 71."
Local Numbers:
A1993-009-00051

A 2 YRB RS 71
General:
Title source: Archives staff, not provided by photographer.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Roy Sieber Photographs, EEPA 1993-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1993-009, Item EEPA 1993-091126
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Roy Sieber Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1993-009-ref562

Woman

Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ede (Osun State, Nigeria)
Nigeria
Date:
1971
Scope and Contents:
Portrait photograph of a woman, Ede (Osun State), Nigeria. Photograph by Roy Sieber, August, 1971.
Original text reads, "Ede, Yoruba, Africa, Nigeria, Woman, Sieber, Aug. 71."
Local Numbers:
A1993-009-00052

A 2 YRB RS 71
General:
Title source: Archives staff, not provided by photographer.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Roy Sieber Photographs, EEPA 1993-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1993-009, Item EEPA 1993-091127
See more items in:
Roy Sieber Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1993-009-ref563

Woman

Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Ede (Osun State, Nigeria)
Nigeria
Date:
1971
Scope and Contents:
Woman with scarification facial markings, Ede (Osun State), Nigeria. Photograph by Roy Sieber, August, 1971.
Original text reads, "Ede, Yoruba, Africa, Nigeria, Woman with facial scarification, Sieber, Aug. 71."
Local Numbers:
A1993-009-00053

D 2 YRB RS 71
General:
Title source: Archives staff, not provided by photographer.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Body arts  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Roy Sieber Photographs, EEPA 1993-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1993-009, Item EEPA 1993-091128
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Roy Sieber Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1993-009-ref564

Untitled (woman reading newspaper)

Artist:
Shadafarin Ghadirian (Iran, born 1976)  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 25.2 x 20.2 cm (9 15/16 x 7 15/16 in)
Type:
Photograph
Origin:
Iran
Date:
1999
Topic:
portrait  Search this
woman  Search this
reading  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Contemporary Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
Accession Number:
S2000.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Undetermined copyright
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Sackler Gallery 24b: My Iran: Six Women Photographers
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2000.6

Untitled (woman holding Pepsi can)

Artist:
Shadafarin Ghadirian (Iran, born 1976)  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 25.2 x 20.2 cm (9 15/16 x 7 15/16 in)
Type:
Photograph
Origin:
Iran
Date:
1999
Topic:
portrait  Search this
woman  Search this
Iran  Search this
Arts of the Islamic World  Search this
Contemporary Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
Accession Number:
S2000.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Undetermined copyright
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Sackler Gallery 24b: My Iran: Six Women Photographers
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2000.7

Woman Bathing

Medium:
Color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 16.9 x 10.7 cm (6 5/8 x 4 3/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Guler, HImachal Pradesh, Punjab Hills, India
Date:
ca. 1820
Topic:
bathing  Search this
woman  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1937.44
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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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_F1937.44

Woman standing

Medium:
Color and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 12.7 x 6.3 cm (5 x 2 1/2 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
India
Date:
c. 1640
Period:
Mughal dynasty
Topic:
woman  Search this
Mughal dynasty (1526 - 1858)  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1940.17
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_F1940.17

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