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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1902-1905
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, "174."

- On recto of the print, scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "1668."

- On verso of the print, handwritten number (penciled) reads, "29.7."

- 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; Persepolis (Takht-I Djamshīd; Sculptured relief at the base of Xerxes Apadana, depicting archers of the imperial bodyguard."

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Creators:
Davis, Gene, 1920-1985
Dates:
1920-2000
bulk 1942-1990
Size:
17.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.davigene
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of the artist Gene Davis measure 17.7 linear feet and date from 1920-2000, with the bulk of materials dating from 1942-1990. Papers document Davis's personal life and his career as an artist and educator, as well as his career as a journalist in the 1940s and 1950s, through biographical materials, correspondence, interviews, business records, estate records, writings by and about Gene Davis, printed materials concerning Davis's art career, personal and art-related photographs, and artwork by Davis and others.

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Dates:
1950s-1992
Level:
series
Size:
0.6 Linear feet (Box 4)
Collection ID:
AAA.herbdavi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Records relating to the operation of the David Herbert Gallery, and to Herbert's business activities as a dealer before and after his gallery closed in 1962, are somewhat interwoven. They include lists of artwork consigned to and from Herbert; Herbert's business plans, stated objectives, and projected and actual sales for individual artists spannin...

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 15.8 cm. x 12.8 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 glass negative is broken on thereby side with a big chunk missing. The measurements are taken of the longest part of the negative as it is today."

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 4.7: (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:
Van der Marck, Jan, 1929-2010
Dates:
1942-2010
Size:
9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.vandjan
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers or curator and arts administrator Jan Van der Marck measure 9.0 linear feet and date from 1944 to 2010. His career is documented through biographical material, files on artists and art historians, museum administration records, and other professional records. Also found are papers concerning Van der Marck's personal interest and research on modern bookbinding.

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 23.6 cm. x 18.3 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"Bahram Gur Hunts with Azada, Folio from the Great Il-Khanid Shahnama. The photo is of the lower part of a folio in Great Il-Khanid Shahnama. As can be seen in its margins, on the day the photo was taken the folio has been part of a binding. Also, the painting in the photograph has a few blemishes that currently do not exist on the object. The manu...

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 40.7: Painting." [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:
After 1890s
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 9 cm. x 11.8 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The Seljuk Shrine/mosque has a lengthy list of restorations during the years, a few of the most significant of which is from Qajar period. From adding minarets and tile work to restoring the other structures and shrines around the main building, works were carried out in the span of about a hundred years during the reigns of Fath Ali Shah, Nasir a...

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 1.4: Iran. Tehran - Shah Abdul Azim." [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:
1902-1905
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 24.1 cm. x 18.6 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The tombs depicted in the image are (from right to left of the photo): Tomb facades of Darius I, Artaxerxes, and Darius II." [Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, Curatorial Research Assistant]

- 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."

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo condition reads, "The glass negative is broken with portion of the left side missing."

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "828."

- Scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "1658."

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 35.7: 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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Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1979
Level:
item
Size:
1 sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-031
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Self guided tour highlighted the five areas of the exhibition 'Out of Africa: From West African Kingdoms to Colonization.' The five areas explored ancient African kingdoms, African artworks, slave forts and slavery on the west coast of Africa, the Middle Passage and slavery in the Caribbean, resistance to slavery in America, and back to Africa move...

Exhibition tour. Related to exhibition 'Out of Africa: From West African Kingdoms to Colonization.' Undated.