Query: Elisofon, Eliot
Eliot Elisofon vintage photographs
Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
between 1942-1972
Size:
silver gelatin (black & white, 16 x 20 in. or smaller. )
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-012
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Eliot Elisofon.

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Eliot Elisofon Art photographs
Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1942-1972
Size:
5,000 Photographic prints ((10 boxes), b&w, 14 x 11 in. or smaller)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-002
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Eliot Elisofon in Africa and in European and American museums and collections during his extensive travels from 1942 through 1972. African kingdoms and peoples represented include Afo, Anyi, Asante, Atie, Baga, Bamana, Baule, Bembe, Benin, Bobo, Boki, Bozo, Chamba, Chokwe, Dan, Dinka, Dogon, Ebrie, Efik, Ejagham, Hausa, Ibibio, Idoma, Ife, Igbo-Ukwu, Ijo, Jenne, Jukun, Kamba, Kissi, Kom, Kongo, Kono, kota, Kpelle, Kuba, Kuyu, Kwele, Lega, Lobi, Loma, Lozi, Luba, Lulua, Lunda, Mambila, Mende, Mossi, Nalu, Ndebele, Ngbaka, Ngoni, Nok, Nupe, Nyamwezi, Pende, Suku, Susu, Tabwa, Teke, Temne, Tetela, Tiv, Tuareg, Urhobo, Vai, Woyo, Yaka, Yoruba, and Zande.

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in EEPA.1973-002 for Elisofon, Eliot
Collection AFRICAN CARVING
Creators:
Blakely, Thomas
Elisofon, Eliot
Gardner, Robert
Dates:
1974
Size:
1 item (DVD , col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2012-012
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Film (DVD format) entitled "African Carving: A Dogon Kanaga Mask" by Thomas Blakely and Eliot Elisofon in collaboration with Robert Gardner. Originally produced in 1974, this color copy was released in 2008 and runs 19 minutes.

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in EEPA.2012-012 for Elisofon, Eliot
Photograph of Eliot Elisofon Accepting Award from Modern Photography
Creators:
Freyer, Bryna
Dates:
1953 March 1
Size:
1 Photographic print (b&w, 23.5 x 17.8 cm)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2014-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographic print of Eliot Elisofon accepting an award on March 1, 1953 from Modern Photography for "Outstanding Color Photography" in the film Moulin Rouge.

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in EEPA.2014-006 for Elisofon, Eliot
Study Collection PUCINELLI ROBBINS, Lydia
Creators:
Puccinelli Robbins, Lydia
Dates:
1948-1974
Size:
7 items (photographic prints )
0 items (ephemera )
Collection ID:
EEPA.2016-009
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The collection consists of ephemera related to the Museum of African Art (now the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art) and 7 photographic prints. Ephemera includes monographs, clippings, exhibition invitations, the original prospectus for the Museum by Warren Robbins (1963), and a page of remarks delivered by Paul Tishman at the "Tribute …

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in EEPA.2016-009 for Elisofon, Eliot
Collection ELISOFON Elin
Creators:
Elisofon, Elin
Dates:
1970-2004
Size:
4 Books (color.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2014-002
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The collection consists of four books that portray the photography and/or text of Eliot Elisofon: A Week in Agata's World: POLAND. Photographs and text by Eliot Elisofon. New York: Crowell-Collier Press, 1970; A Week in Leonora's World: PUERTO RICO. Photographs and text by Eliot Elisofon. New York: Crowell-Collier Press, 1971; ZAIRE …

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in EEPA.2014-002 for Elisofon, Eliot
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
circa 1935-1978
Size:
14000 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm)
30000 Slides (photographs) (color)
80,000 Photographic prints (b&w, 25 x 20 cm. or smaller.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This collection is comprised of photographic and manuscript materials, primarily created by Eliot Elisofon to document his travels and work. The images portray many aspects of African life and culture including agriculture, wildlife, archaeology, architecture, art and artisans, children, cityscapes and landscapes, leaders, markets, medicine, recreation, ritual and celebration, and transportation. The manuscript materials include correspondence, essays, clippings, puobligations, notes, research, and itineraries.

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in EEPA.1973-001 for Elisofon, Eliot
Robbins Center Collection
Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
circa 1969-1990
Size:
1 Watercolor (framed)
3 Prints (black and white, 1 framed, 2 matted)
1 Portfolio
28 Posters
7 Documents ((brochures))
Collection ID:
EEPA.2015-013
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The Robbins Center Collection includes posters advertizing the Museum of African Art (now the National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution) and its exhibits, exhibit brochures, a watercolor painting and photographs by Eliot Elisofon, and museum signage.

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Henry Billings letters and photographs
Creators:
Billings, Henry, 1901-
Dates:
1955
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.billhenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence relating to Billings' position as an officer of the National Council for U.S. Art and related photographs, among them one of Roland L. Redmond (President of the Council) with Dag Hammarskjold and Robert Cronbach in front of a sculpture by Cronbach and Jose de Rivera, 1960, and one photo each …

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Kate Monsted collection of Life Magazines featuring photographs by Eliot Elisofon
Dates:
1960-1961
Size:
2 Magazines (periodicals) (1 box )
Collection ID:
EEPA.2014-012
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This collection is comprised of two issues of Life Magazine that include photographs by Eliot Elisofon. The articles that feature his work are "The Hopeful Launching of a Proud and Free Nigeria" (September 26, 1960) and "Africa's Savage Beauty" (October 13, 1961).

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