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Dates:
circa 1940-2010
Level:
series
Size:
7.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.ernsjimm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series consists of artist cards, clippings, bulletins, newsletters, poems, books, periodicals, and exhibition ephemera. The topics include writings on Ernst's art, career, and family; published material authored by Ernst; exhibition books, catalogs, and announcements; research and miscellaneous material; and a catalog from an exhibition curate...

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Creators:
Ortega, Tony
Dates:
1984-2010
Size:
0.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.ortetony
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of muralist, illustrator, and Chicano activist Tony Ortega measure 0.9 linear feet and date from 1984 to 2010. The papers are comprised of project and exhibition files for murals, public art projects, and children's book illustration exhibitions. Also found are printed materials consisting of articles about Ortega, exhibition announcements and catalogs, and a calendar and note cards featuring artwork by Ortega.

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1904-1946
1957
1899-1946
undated
Level:
series
Size:
4 Items (Ledgers)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- "Ernst Herzfeld Papers, Series 3: Notebooks" is composed of 131 folders including a large variety of locations, names, topics, genres, and languages. As of today, only four inventories of objects (ledgers) have been digitized and are available online.

- FSA A.6 03.089 consists of an inventory book to which Ernst Herzfeld recorded archaeological remains, prehistoric artifacts and antiquities collected, acquired, or observed in several cities throughout Mesopotamia and Persia in 1923 and 1924.

- FSA A.6 03.090 consists of an inventory book which supplies an abbreviated and corrected version of FSA A.6 03.089 and a continuation of N-91.

- FSA A.6 03.091 consists of an inventory book which is a continuation of FSA A.6 03.089. Herzfeld added an inventory of objects collected, acquired, or observed in several cities throughout Persia in 1926 and 1927, 1929, and finally 1932 and 1933.

- FSA A.6 03.092 consists of an inventory book which displays two separate inventories of objects. The first list comprises a finds journal from the session of excavations at Pasargadae, carried out by Herzfeld and Krefter in April and May 1928. The second list, without dates, enumerates prehistoric artifacts and antiquities collected, acquired, or...

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Dates:
1925-1970
Level:
series
Size:
0.6 Linear feet (Boxes 3-4)
Collection ID:
AAA.ryananne
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Printed material includes exhibition announcements, catalogs, clippings and magazines. There are a few books, including a copy of Anne Ryan's book of poetry, Lost Hills. Most of the periodicals include essays and stories written by Ryan. There are some printed materials such as postcards, travel brochures, clippings, and Spanish language learning b...

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 23.8 cm. x 18.5 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 struct...

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo manipulation reads, "The area between the paper and the horizon line is filled with black ink. The glass negative is broken with lower right corner missing."

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo condition reads, "The glass negative is broken with lower right corner missing."

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "387."

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 35.6: Unknown, 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:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Development Office
Dates:
1970-1990
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 546
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 12 cm. x 17.9 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, "The negative has two sets of imprints. The one that is seemingly underneath is of two women and a baby and a girl. On top of that imprint, the bowl sits the imprint underneath is still quite visible in through the bottom of the bowl and the two sides."

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 17.9: (P) [black-and-white print on hand]. Pottery." [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, 17.7 cm. x 12.3 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The "Rustam and Dragon" star is dated to Seljuq period and around 12th century. The object is made of stone-paste and painted with enamel, most probably in Kashan, Iran. It measures around 18 centimeters in diameter and 1.7 centimeters in width. It is a gift of Charles Lang Freer currently in Freer|Sackler collection (F1911.319)." [Freer Gallery o...

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 7.6: (P) [black-and-white print on hand]. Pottery." [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:
McCoy, Esther
Dates:
circa 1876-1990
bulk 1938-1989
Size:
44.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mccoesth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Southern California architectural historian, critic, and writer Esther McCoy measure 44.4 linear feet and date from 1876 to 1990 (bulk 1938-1989). The collection documents McCoy's career, as well as her family and personal life through biographical material, extensive correspondence, personal and professional writings, project files, Southern California architects' files, clippings and other printed material, a large collection of photographs and slides, and taped interviews of Southern California modern architects.

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 17.8 cm. x 12.8 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"During the reigns of the first four kings of Qajar dynasty, what is now known as the Salam ceremony had gradually gained a special ceremonial function and was conducted with considerable care and through strict observance of specific rituals. During the ceremony the courtiers, military officials, European officials accompanied, in some cases and i...

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 51.4: Nasr Din Shah and court." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information; Box 60; Folder 44: 47 P: Antoine Sevruguin, glass negatives, Iran]