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Dates:
circa 1826-1978
Level:
series
Size:
(Boxes 1-2; 5 folders)
Collection ID:
AAA.dowarth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series contains exhibition catalogs, clippings, ephemera, and pulications, including 50 volumes of Antiquarian Papers, a four page monthly serial published from 1879-1886, that focused on the history of Ipswich, Massachusetts. Dow published this serial with his mentor Augustine Caldwell and produced woodcuts of the town's historical buildings ...

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 17.9 cm. x 10.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The object is an ewer, attributed to Kashan in central Iran. It is currently held at the Victoria and Albert Museum's Islamic Art collection (C.1954-1910). According to the museum, it is made between 1175-1200 AD and the material is "Fritware with opaque cobalt-blue glaze and lustre-painted decoration." The ewer measures around 27.5 cm in height a...

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo condition reads, "The glass negative has stains which might have been cause by water."

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 4.4: (P) [black-and-white print on hand]. Rugs and pottery in Shiraz (?)." [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, 23.9 cm. x 18 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"Mahd-i Awliya, Nasir al-Din Shah's mother is depicted in this photograph. The negative is a copy of another photograph. Since Mahd-I Awliya passed away in Tehran in 1873 and there are no account of Sevruguin being active in Iran in that period, it is safe to assume that the photo in the Sevruguin archive was taken off of another one, possibly take...

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo manipulation reads, "Face is touched up. It is a copy print."

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "117) Mother of Nasri 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 43.8: Mother of Nasr ud Din Shah (#117)." [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, 24 cm. x 18 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, "463."

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

- 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)."

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1900
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

"Iraj Afshar records the name of the figure, noting that - contrary to previous explanation - Haj Ismail was ridiculed for his obesity and not being 'the middle sex." [Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, Curatorial Research Assistant]

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "926."

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "236) Middle sex. [Marked with an unidentified seal]." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 20 (# 236): Middle sex!." [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:
1936-1966 (bulk 1952-1956)
Level:
file
Size:
(See OV 22-26)
Collection ID:
AAA.neveloui
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Includes primarily clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs from the time period 1952-1956 (much of this material is duplicated in this and other scrapbooks), as well as an exhibition catalog for the American Artists Congress show in 1936, an educational bulletin (listing a class taught by Nevelson in 1938-1939), a book of poems (in Spanish...

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Creators:
Bearden, Romare, 1911-1988
Dates:
1937-1982
Size:
2.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bearroma
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Romare Bearden measure 2.1 linear feet and date from 1937 to 1982. The collection includes biographical information, correspondence, writings by and about Bearden, miscellaneous legal and financial material, photographs, drawings, and printed material. Found are numerous letters referring to African-American arts movements of the 1960s and 1970s, including exhibitions, publications, associations, and scattered letters of a more personal nature.

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 23.1 cm. x 17.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The Shrine was repaired on the order of Nasir Al-Din Shah Qajar after his first trip to the site in 1873." [Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, Curatorial Research Assistant]

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "663."

- Scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "734."

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "78) Kazemain ??." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 37.1: Kazemain. Mosque (late) (# 78)." [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 recto of the print, handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "1006."

- On verso of the print, handwritten number (penciled) reads, "57.7."

- 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; Fārs; Hadjdjabad (?); Inscriptions carved in rock."

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Dates:
circa 1970-2018
Level:
series
Size:
11.5 Linear feet (Box 1-11, OV 17-19)
23.4 Gigabytes (ER02-ER49)
Collection ID:
AAA.marsrich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Exhibition and research files date from circa 1970-2018 and include files relating to exhibitions, catalog essays, books, proposals, and artists. Files may contain correspondence with artists, galleries, and museums; writings and notes; printed and research material; digital material; press packages; photographic material; and administrative docume...