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Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Sheet (30 x 45.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7420
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Part of the painting is whole but has been marked to be cut into vertical strips; some strips are cut but not yet woven; other cut strips have been woven together with plain horizontal strips of paper. The artifact is probably a demonstration of the process of making a woven painting.

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Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Sheet (33 x 50 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7415
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The calendar is divided into several panels. Tables in Chinese writing occupy small rectangular panels in the four corners and pictures occupy the remaining panels. The table in the two top corners marks months and seasonal dates, such as the spring equinox, summer solstice, and so forth. The table occupying the two bottom corners note forbidden, o...

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Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Sheet (41 x 41 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7416
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

In the center is a scene of a mounted warrior with a bow and arrow attended by two servants on foot. They are crossing a small bridge. A woman on the other side of the bridge is carrying a pail of water. Border designs are flowers and butterflies. They are painted in archaic blue-green style (rocks and shrubs) but show some western influence in sha...

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Creators:
Guesde, Louis, 1844-1924
Judd, Neil Merton, 1887-1976
Dates:
n.d
Size:
20 Drawings (11 1/16 x 15 3/4 in)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7464
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The drawings are of implements from Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe. They are numbered 39 through 50. They are accompanied by a list of donations received from M. Guesde in the hand of Neil M. Judd. There is also a copy of Otis T. Mason, The Guesde collection of antiquities in Point-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe, West Indies, Smithsonian Institution Annual Report...

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Creators:
Little Skunk
Wernher, Adolf
Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900
Knox, Philander C. (Philander Chase), 1853-1921
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Dates:
ca. 1878-1902
Size:
1 Item (hard-bound volume of 89 drawings (152 pages+flyleaves+covers+3 leaves inserted) in slipcase, graphite and colored pencil on ruled paper, 14 x 21 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7463
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Bound notebook of ruled paper with 89 drawings, primarily scenes of warfare. The drawings are the work of several different artists and depict battles with several different tribes as well as with White civilians and Army troops. Slip case embossed with title "Outbreak of the Cheyenne Indians 1878. Sign Language Written by the Chief 'Little Skunk'....

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Creators:
Pope, Alice James
Dates:
late 19th century
Size:
11 Items
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7412
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Small paintings mostly of Chinese people in different costumes. Two paintings are of ships.

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Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Sheet (26.8 x 37.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7350
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The picture shows a full-standing figure of a woman in traditional costume and coiffure holding a scroll. Added to this center figure are upper, side, lower, and other portions of the figure drawn in different positions. When folded and unfolded, the central figure can be transformed so the woman is in different postures. The object in her hand als...

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Dates:
undated
Size:
42 Sheets
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7351
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The cards include the names of individual or group visitors or shop signs, along with place names (cities and districts).

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Creators:
Utagawa, Hiroshige, 1826?-1869
Dates:
circa 1861-1863
Size:
10 Prints (22 x 15.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7340
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Information from Chang-su Houchins, of the Department of Anthropology. Mrs. Houchins has indicated that the material is in two groups under two titles, one being Edo meisho (Famous places of Edo) and Edo meishō zue (Famous views and scenes of Edo). She believes the first title is after an illustrated gazetteer that was published in 1836 that includ...

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Dates:
undated
Size:
3 Items (25.2 x 19.6 cm 25.3 x 19.5 cm 29 x 38 cm sheets)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7349
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Included are side and full view bust portraits executed in accordance with a standard type of Daruma--"three-quarter view of the head and shoulders with the furrowed brow, the eyeballs rolled in one direction, the mouth turned downward to emphasize the vigor of concentration." Inscriptions on catalog number 414,616 read perserverance, selfsurrender...

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