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2012
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.bojochaz
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
ca. 1880
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 23.8 cm. x 17.8 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The structure dates to Nasir Al-Din Shah's time. After the expansion of Tehran, which started in 1867, six gates were added to the city walls of Tehran, one of the most elaborately designed one of which was Darvaza Dawlat. The gate was built in 1871 by Mohammad Rahim Khan 'Ala al-Dawla (Amir Nizam). and at least until the end of 1870s, it had the ...

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo manipulation reads, "Black paper and black ink on the front."

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "116."

- Scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "1349."

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "35) Darvaze Daulat in Teheran at exit towards Shimran (now gas station there)." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 44.12: Tehran. Darwezi Daulat at exit toward Shimran (cracked)." [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:
Mecklem, Austin Merrill, 1894-1951
Dates:
1910-2009
Size:
5 Linear feet
0.035 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.meckaust
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Austin Merrill Mecklem and Marianne Greer Appel papers measure 5.0 linear feet and 0.035 GB and date from 1910-2006, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1928-1977. Correspondence, writings, drawings, printed and digital material, miscellaneous items and photographs document Mecklem as an artist, muralist and art instructor and Appel as an artist, puppet designer and author and illustrator of children's books. A significant part of Appel's papers consists of drafts of two illustrated children's books. There is an unprocessed addition of 3.6 linear feet donated in 2019 relating to Marianne Greer Appel including biographical material, correspondence, writings, rare published and printed material, photographs, and preliminary works of art.

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 17.8 cm. x 23.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The structure dates to Nasir Al-Din Shah's time. After the expansion of Tehran, which started in 1867, six gates were added to the city walls of Tehran, one of the most elaborately designed one of which was Darvaza Dawlat. The gate was built in 1871 by Mohammad Rahim Khan 'Ala al-Dawla (Amir Nizam). and at least until the end of 1870s, it had the ...

- Scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) not readable.

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "80) Darvazeyi Daulat." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 42.2: Tehran. Darwezeyi Dowlat (# 80)." [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, 18 cm. x 13.4 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The sugar cones in the shop have the logo of a sugar factory and refinery. The logo reads: "FABRYKA CUKRU/KONSTANCYA" which seems to be the name of a polish refinery. Another sugar cone logo in the shop reads: "CUKROWNIA/MICHALOW", also a brand of polish sugar refinery. The images in both Iraj Afshar's book and Zayn al'Abedin Maragha'i's travelogu...

- Faded handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "12."

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "396) Shop in Resht." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 61.6: Gilan. Resht. Shop (396)." [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, 23.8 cm. x 18 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"This complex contains the castle of Izad-khast (from Sassanid period), a caravanserai and a bridge of Safavid times. The works inside of the castle belong to different periods from Sassanids to Qajars. The castle of Izad-khast, built on a rock bed, has been resistant to decay and destruction because of its natural base. The photo depicts the struc...

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo manipulation reads, "There are three layers of touch ups on the slope of the hill under the structure: One seems to be graphite, another consists of mainly scratches and the other would be ink."

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo condition reads, "Both corner on the left are broken with missing pieces."

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "51."

- Scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "1670."

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "62) Yazdi Khast." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 30.1: Fars - Yazd-i Khwast. Fortress (# 62)." [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, 23.5 cm. x 17.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo manipulation reads, "Two pieces of paper is attached to the either side of the negative to cover the sky. The area between the paper and the horizon line is filled with black ink. The glass is cut on top and the two sides."

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "231."

- Scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "438."

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 32.3: Bridge." [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:
1880s-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 18 cm. x 13 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- On verso of the print, handwritten number (probably by Myron Bement Smith) reads, "4.6."

- On verso of the print (lower left corner), original stamp, in French and Persian, reads, "Photographie Sevruguin."

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Dates:
1826-2003
2008
Level:
series
Size:
14.4 Linear feet (Boxes 18-33)
Collection ID:
AAA.natiacad
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Exhibition files document the National Academy of Design's commitment to exhibiting American art, achieved through its long history mounting annual, gallery, special, and museum exhibitions. Files may include exhibition catalogs, photographs, press clippings, sales records, and correspondence related to jury selection, awards and prizes, and logist...

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 17.9 cm. x 12.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo condition reads, "Red ink on the imperfections of the negative. The number is in the original print."

- Scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "35?."

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 60.7: Large baskets on river ?" [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information; Box 60; Folder 44: 47 P: Antoine Sevruguin, glass negatives, Iran]