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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 13.1 cm. x 17.9 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The initial construction on the site of the holy shrine - with an octagonal plan - in Qum dates back to 13th century. In addition to northward expansion of the whole complex, the original octagonal dome was also modified into a round structure in the earlier years of Safavid dynasty. the southwest corner of the structure houses the tombs of more t...

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo manipulation reads, "All four sides are chopped. Ink spots all over the image covering imperfections and scratches."

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "1093."

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "360) Qom." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 54.4: Kum. Kum. Shrine (340)." [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:
1880-1900
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 17.9 cm. x 11.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"Two women are seated on the either sides of a Kursi, the heated low table. While the figure on the right looks away from the camera, the one on the left engages the gaze of the viewer and the lens. Both women have faint traces of smiles, adding to the intimacy of the scene, which is unlike the studio settings of harem women in Sevruguin's collecti...

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "438) Under a kursi." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 13.438: Two women under a kursi." [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:
1920-1930
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 photo is of Riza Khan in the position of Iran's minister of war. Riza Khan later founded the Pahlavi dynasty in Iran. Initially an officer of the Cossack Brigade and a brigadier general in later years, Riza Khan quickly rose to power during the final years of Qajar dynasty, becoming first the minister of war and later the prime minister of the...

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo manipulation reads, "The face has extensive and very careful markings and touch ups."

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "68) Reza Pahlevi Minister of war." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 48.12: Reza Pahlavi minister of war (65)." [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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Dates:
1968-1977
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.fiscarli
Repository:
Archives of American 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 23.9 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"Fath Ali Shah Qajar was the second king of Qajar dynasty in Iran that ruled the country for around 37 years (1797-1834). He was born to Aqa Mohammad Khan Qajar's brother and since Aqa mohammad Khan did not have a child, Fath Ali shah assumed the position of the king upon his death. The photograph is from a painted portrait of the king." [Freer Gal...

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo manipulation reads, "The area around the figure is covered in white paper on the back and the area between the figure and the paper is covered in ink."

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "742."

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "296) Fath Ali Shah." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 49.02: (P) [black-and-white print on hand]. Fath Ali Shah. (#296)." [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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Dates:
1970s-2010s
Level:
series
Size:
1.3 Linear feet (Box 4-5)
Collection ID:
AAA.davinanc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Printed material dates from 1970s-2010s and includes announcements, annotated books, books released in Japan, bulletins, newsletters, calendars, clippings, exhibition catalogs, periodicals, press releases, programs, and a few other items of printed matter relating to Davidson's professional career. The items in this series provide extensive documen...

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Creators:
Coronado, Pepe, 1965-
Dates:
1995-2016
Size:
1.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.coropepe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of artist Pepe Coronado measure 1.5 linear feet and date from 1995 to 2016. The collection is comprised of exhibition files, professional files, printed materials, and artwork that document Coronado's career as a printmaker.

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1910-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 18.1 cm. x 24 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The photo depicts Antoine Sevruguin, his wife and possibly his brother (back row), two daughters and two sons. Whereas the older daughter and son, along with their mother look directly into the lens of the camera, the photographer, along with his younger daughter and son and his brother look away from the gaze of the camera. The photo must have be...

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo condition reads, "The glass negative is missing a piece in the lower right corner."

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "302) Sevruguin family." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 27.9: Sevruguin Family (# 302)." [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:
1924
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 23.8 cm. x 18.3 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The photo is most probably taken during the reign of Ahmad Shah Qajar and before the abolishment of Qajar dynasty. Boris Shumiatsky was in Iran from 1923 to 1925 and in this photo he is sitting beside Riza Khan. The style of ministers' headgears in the photo also indicates that the date is before 1926 when the Pahlavi Hats became mandatory for off...

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "300) Commercial treaty Iranian ministers." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 27.7: Shumiatsky commercial treaty. Iranian ministers (# 300)." [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:
ca. 1888
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 24.2 cm. x 17.9 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"Nasir al-Din Shah's statue was built on the orders of Iqbal al-Saltana, the head of weaponry of Royal court. Mirza Ali Akbar Khan Mi'mar Bashi built the statue in 1886. The statue stayed in the Royal weapons factory until 1888 when it was moved to Bagh-i Shah. Concurrent with the moving of the statue on the 16th of October of 1888, a day of celebr...

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo condition reads, "The four edges are rugged and chopped."

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "73) Statue of Nasr Din Shah." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 48.03: Statue of Nasr u Din Shah. (#73) (peeling)." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information; Box 60; Folder 44: 47 P: Antoine Sevruguin, glass negatives, Iran]