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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1923-1930s
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 17.8 cm. x 12.9 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The photograph is of a painting signed 'M.A.K', '1923', 'Tehran'. Not much is known about the artist, Pavel Petrovich Ivanov (b.1891-d.1967), except for the fact that he had lived in Iran for a short period between 1922 and 1925, practiced a style inspired by miniature painting and then immigrated to Belgium where he lived and worked for the rest ...

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo manipulation reads, "Black paper stuck to the four sides of the image."

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 25.12: Miniatures." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information; Box 60; Folder 44: 47 P: Antoine Sevruguin, glass negatives, Iran]

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1923-1930s
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 12.8 cm. x 17.9 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The photograph is of a painting signed 'M.A.K', '1923', 'Tehran'. Not much is known about the artist, Pavel Petrovich Ivanov (b.1891-d.1967), except for the fact that he had lived in Iran for a short period between 1922 and 1925, practiced a style inspired by miniature painting and then immigrated to Belgium where he lived and worked for the rest ...

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo manipulation reads, "Black paper stuck to the four sides of the image."

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 25.12: Miniatures." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information; Box 60; Folder 44: 47 P: Antoine Sevruguin, glass negatives, Iran]

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1902-1905
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 23.9 cm. x 17.8 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "61."

- Scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "1656."

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 29.6: Fars. Persepolis or Naqsh-i Rustam." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information; Box 60; Folder 44: 47 P: Antoine Sevruguin, glass negatives, Iran]

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 21.5 cm. x 16.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The structure is octagonal in plan with multiple views of the seashore." [Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, Curatorial Research Assistant]

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo condition reads, "Very thick glass all four sides of which is chopped off. Remnants of paper and glue on the right side of the negative on a slanted line."

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "349."

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 47.8: Beach tower (?) (peeling)." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information; Box 60; Folder 44: 47 P: Antoine Sevruguin, glass negatives, Iran]

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 12.7 cm. x 17.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"Four Pahlavi guards, a man and two young boys are standing in front of what seems to be a palace entrance. Could be Sa'd-abad palace entrance." [Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, Curatorial Research Assistant]

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo manipulaion reads, "Red ink on the sky. The top of the gate posting the right is in ink. The actual post must have been hidden behind the trees."

- Faded handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "913."

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 55.7: Gardens." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information; Box 60; Folder 44: 47 P: Antoine Sevruguin, glass negatives, Iran]

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1931
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 11.9 cm. x 8.9 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"Portrait possibly made by the request of the seated figure in the image. The photo seems to have been taken on the front balcony of a house rather than inside the studio of the photographer. The relaxed pose and smile of the seated figure differes from the style of Sevruguin portraiture, further indicating that the image might have been produced o...

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1911-1913
Level:
item
Size:
1 Drawing (22.7 cm. x 29.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- Original caption reads, "Samarra - Book 3."

- Additional information reads, "IN-393; IN-443; IN-440."

- "The five barrel-vaulted sardābs of the ground level of the gateway abutting the palace were the focus of Herzfeld's excavation activities. Of the five sardābs forming the substructure for the rooms on the second-storey platform, the central one was partially excavated in 1911. The rooms had been filled with debris in the late madieval period whe...

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1911-1913
Level:
item
Size:
1 Drawing (22.7 cm. x 29.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- Original caption reads, "Samarra - Book 3."

- Additional information reads, "IN-457; IN-458; IN-458; IN-458; IN-458; IN-474; IN-473."

- "The five barrel-vaulted sardābs of the ground level of the gateway abutting the palace were the focus of Herzfeld's excavation activities. Of the five sardābs forming the substructure for the rooms on the second-storey platform, the central one was partially excavated in 1911. The rooms had been filled with debris in the late madieval period whe...

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1911-1913
Level:
item
Size:
1 Drawing (22.7 cm. x 29.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- Original caption reads, "Samarra - Book 3."

- Additional information reads, "IN-450; IN-449; IN-450; IN-452; IN-450; IN-451."

- "The five barrel-vaulted sardābs of the ground level of the gateway abutting the palace were the focus of Herzfeld's excavation activities. Of the five sardābs forming the substructure for the rooms on the second-storey platform, the central one was partially excavated in 1911. The rooms had been filled with debris in the late madieval period whe...

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Office of the Director
Dates:
circa 1970-1979, 1982-1994
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-078
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the administrative and exhibit files of the National Portrait Gallery (NPG), Office of the Director. Most of the records date from 1982 to 1994, and document the tenure of Alan Fern, who became Director in 1982. The administrative files primarily concern the development of reports on NPG activities for central S...

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