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Dates:
circa 1995-2005
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.coropepe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The book includes exhibition printed material, transparancies of artwork, and watercolor and pencil sketches. The material is in plastic sheet protectors that appear to have been removed from a binder.

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1910
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 17.9 cm. x 13 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The carriage is shown in Maydan-I Mashq or shooting range in Tehran. The headgear and clothing of the man indicates that this might have been an official carriage. Maydan-i Mashq in Tehran was constructed during the reign of Fath Ali Shah Qajar and expanded and renovated during Nasir al-Din shah's reign and on the orders of Mirza Mohammad Khan Sip...

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "175) Droshka." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 20 (# 175): Droshka." [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:
Knight, Gwendolyn
Lawrence, Jacob, 1917-2000
Dates:
1816
1914-2008
bulk 1973-2001
Size:
25.35 Linear feet
0.001 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.lawrjaco
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of African American painter and educator Jacob Lawrence and his wife, artist Gwendolyn Knight measure 25.35 linear feet and 0.001 GB date from 1914 to 2008, with one item from 1816 and the bulk of the material dating from 1973 to 2001. The collection includes biographical material; correspondence including condolence letters to Gwendolyn Knight after Jacob Lawrence's death; writings by Jacob Lawrence and others; printed and digital material; photographs; personal business records; artwork; records from the Jacob Lawrence Catalogue Raisonné Project; materials related to the Jacob and Gwendolyn Knight Lawrence Foundation; professional files; and material related to awards and honors received by Jacob Lawrence and Gwendolyn Knight.

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880s-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 18 cm. x 24 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- On recto of the print, handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "540."

- On recto of the print, scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "1036."

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

- On verso of the print, Myron Bement Smith caption in English reads, "Persia; Azerbaijan; Tabriz; Mosque of Djahan Shah (Blue Mosque); NE Iwan general view."

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Dates:
1976-2002
Level:
series
Size:
0.3 Linear feet (Box 4)
Collection ID:
AAA.davinanc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Gallery and exhibition files date from 1976-2002 and document several exhibitions and galleries that have represented Davidson's work over the years. Items include correspondence, loan agreements, price lists, floor plans, writings, guest books, and printed material. Additional correspondence with galleries and museums is arranged in Series 2: Corr...

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 12.8 cm. x 17.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The street front and the shops' windows looks similar to a photo of Sevruguin's own studio, which substantiates the claim that this is Ala al-Dawla street. Note that in 1313/1923, the name of the street was changed to Firdawsi to commemorate both the poet and the ceremonies of his Millennia." [Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Arc...

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "506) Khiabani Ala' i Dowleh." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 52.6: Teheran. Khiabani Ala-i Dowleh (506)." [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. 1925
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 23.8 cm. x 17.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"Possibly set up on the date of his coronation (1926) or on the later date of his cancellation of D'Arcy agreement (1932). The city gate visible at the background of the image is Darvaza Qazvin." [Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, Curatorial Research Assistant]

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "59) Triumphal Arch of Reza Shah." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 48.1: Triumphal arch of Reza Shah (#59)." [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:
1925
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

"Ceremony at archway commemorating the coronation of Reza Shah Pahlavi, Tehran. The Taq (arch) is framed on the top by a poem, celebrating the inauguration of the Pahlavi Shah. (possibly related to FSA A.4 2.12.GN.43.04)." [Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, Curatorial Research Assistant]

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo condition reads, "The glass negative is chipped."

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "87) Crowning of Reza Shah (arch)." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 44.10: Crowning of Reza Shah (#87) (chipped)." [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:
Before 1899
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 18.1 cm. x 13 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, "Red ink over the sky. Black paper sandwiched in between the two pieces of glass. Copy print."

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo condition reads, "The negative is doubled up: there are two glass-plates glued together, probably to prevent the crack on the original negative from spreading. There is extensive discoloration (red color0 on the negative as well."

- Faded handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "1271."

- Scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "1032."

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "298) Tower of silence." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 61.9: Towers of silence (298)." [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 24 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- On recto of the print, handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "---(?)."

- On recto of the print, scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "1268."

- On verso of the print, handwritten number (penciled) reads, "33.6 (scratched); 47.2."

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

- On verso of the print, Myron Bement Smith caption in English reads, "Persia; Adharbaidjan; Salmas; Grave of a daughter of the Amir Arghun of Radkan, wife of Wazir Taj al-Din 'Ali Shah; the date is 700-710 H.; This monument fell in the ca. 1931 earthquake."