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An Orange in a Quiet Place

Artist:
Jane Piper, born Philadelphia, PA 1916-died Philadelphia, PA 1991  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
36 x 46 in. (91.4 x 116.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1987
Topic:
Still life\fruit\orange  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Henry Ward Ranger through the National Academy of Design
Object number:
2004.14
Restrictions & Rights:
© Jan Baltzell
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Maesta

Artist:
Sean Scully, born Dublin, Ireland 1945  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
89 3/8 × 119 1/2 × 9 1/2 in. (227.0 × 303.5 × 24.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1983
Topic:
Abstract\geometric  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
2004.1A-C
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1983, Sean Scully
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Untitled

Artist:
Larry Bell, born Chicago, IL 1939  Search this
Medium:
tinted and laminated plate glass
Dimensions:
each panel: 120 x 60 in. (304.8 x 152.4 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1987-1988
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Frank Ribelin
Object number:
2004.24A-F
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1988, Larry Bell
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Dancing Angel

Artist:
David Driskell, born Eatonton, GA 1931  Search this
Medium:
oil, fabric and collage on canvas
Dimensions:
60 x 40 in. (152.4 x 101.6 cm)
Type:
Painting-Mixed Media
Date:
1974
Topic:
Recreation\dancing  Search this
Religion\angel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Cynthia Shoats and museum purchase
Object number:
2004.27
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1974, David C. Driskell
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Popocatepetl, Spirited Morning-- Mexico

Artist:
Marsden Hartley, born Lewiston, ME 1877-died Ellsworth, ME 1943  Search this
Medium:
oil on board
Dimensions:
25 x 29 in. (63.5 x 73.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1932
Topic:
Landscape\Mexico  Search this
Disaster\volcanic eruption  Search this
Landscape\mountain\Popocateptl  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Sam Rose and Julie Walters
Object number:
2004.30.3
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Levee Farms

Artist:
Wayne Thiebaud, born Mesa, AZ 1920  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
48 x 48 in. (121.9 x 121.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1998
Topic:
Landscape\river  Search this
Landscape\farm  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\waterwork  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Sam Rose and Julie Walters
Object number:
2004.30.4
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San Francisco West Side Ridge

Artist:
Wayne Thiebaud, born Mesa, AZ 1920  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
36 x 36 in. (91.4 x 91.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
2001
Topic:
Cityscape\street  Search this
Cityscape\bird's eye view  Search this
Cityscape\California\San Francisco  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Sam Rose and Julie Walters
Object number:
2004.30.5
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Hibiscus with Plumeria

Artist:
Georgia O'Keeffe, born Sun Prairie, WI 1887-died Santa Fe, NM 1986  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
40 x 30 in. (101.6 x 76.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1939
Topic:
Object\flower\hibiscus  Search this
Object\flower\plumeria  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Sam Rose and Julie Walters
Object number:
2004.30.6
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The White Ballet

Artist:
Everett Shinn, born Woodstown, NJ 1876-died New York City 1953  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
29 1/2 x 36 3/4 in. (74.9 x 93.3 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1904
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Performing arts\dance\ballet  Search this
Architecture Interior\civic\theater  Search this
Recreation\theater\ballet  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by the American Art Forum and the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
2004.4
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State Names

Artist:
Jaune Quick-To-See Smith, born St. Ignatius, Flathead Reservation, MT 1940  Search this
Medium:
oil, collage and mixed media on canvas
Dimensions:
48 x 72 in. (121.9 x 182.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
2000
Topic:
Landscape\United States  Search this
Object\written matter\map  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Elizabeth Ann Dugan and museum purchase
Object number:
2004.28
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Falling Stars-- Transformation, #618

Artist:
Werner Drewes, born Canig, Germany (now Kaniów, Poland) 1899-died Reston, VA 1985  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
24 1/2 x 32 3/8 in. (62.2 x 82.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1944
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Wolfram U. Drewes
Object number:
2004.31.2
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A Foolish Trick

Artist:
Peter Williams  Search this
Medium:
oil-based enamel and pencil on canvas
Dimensions:
60 × 72 in. (152.4 × 182.9 cm)
Type:
Painting-Mixed Media
Date:
2018
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Williams Legacy Foundation, Inc.
Object number:
2019.18
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Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Wase

Artist:
George Bellows, born Columbus, OH 1882-died New York City 1925  Search this
Sitter:
Mrs. Phillip Wase  Search this
Mrs. Phillip Wase  Search this
Mr. Phillip Wase  Search this
Mr. Phillip Wase  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
51 1/4 x 63 in. (130.2 x 159.9 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1924
Topic:
Animal\bird\parrot  Search this
Object\art object\painting  Search this
Object\furniture\couch  Search this
Portrait group\family\spouses  Search this
Portrait female\knee length  Search this
Portrait female\elderly  Search this
Portrait male\knee length  Search this
Portrait male\elderly  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Paul Mellon
Object number:
1967.39.1
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La-wée-re-coo-re-shaw-wee, War Chief, a Republican Pawnee

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Sitter:
War Chief  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
29 x 24 in. (73.7 x 60.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1832
Topic:
Ethnic\Indian\Pawnee  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.106
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In-ne-ó-cose, Buffalo's Child, a Warrior

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Buffalo's Child  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
29 x 24 in. (73.7 x 60.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1832
Topic:
Ethnic\Indian\Blackfoot  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.151
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Peh-tó-pe-kiss, Eagle's Ribs, a Piegan Chief

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Eagle's Ribs  Search this
Buffalo's Child  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
29 x 24 in. (73.7 x 60.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1832
Topic:
Dress\ethnic\Indian dress  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Blackfoot  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Piegan  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.152
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Wún-nes-tou, White Buffalo, an Aged Medicine Man

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Sitter:
White Buffalo  Search this
White Buffalo  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
29 x 24 in. (73.7 x 60.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1832
Topic:
Dress\ethnic\Indian dress  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Blackfoot  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.158
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Eé-hee-a-duck-cée-a, He Who Ties His Hair Before

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Sitter:
He Who Ties His Hair Before  Search this
He Who Ties His Hair Before  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
29 x 24 in. (73.7 x 60.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1832
Topic:
Dress\ethnic\Indian dress  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Crow  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.163
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Eh-toh'k-pah-she-pée-shah, Black Moccasin, aged Chief

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Black Moccasin  Search this
Black Moccasin  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
29 x 24 in. (73.7 x 60.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1832
Topic:
Recreation\leisure\smoking  Search this
Dress\ethnic\Indian dress  Search this
Portrait male\elderly  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Hidatsa  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.171
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Comanche Village, Women Dressing Robes and Drying Meat

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
20 x 27 1/4 in. (50.9 x 69.3 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1834-1835
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\domestic\cooking  Search this
Animal\dog  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Comanche  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\teepee  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.346
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