Query: Watercolor painting -- United States
National Watercolor Society records
Creators:
National Watercolor Society (U.S.)
Dates:
1920-1995
Size:
3.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.natiwate
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Articles of incorporation, newsletters, artist's biographies, slides for exhibitions (1980-1990) and rental slides (1990-1995), pamphlets and programs (1954-1995), six scrapbooks (1921-1994) containing printed materials and some with photographs and artists' resumes, three Presidents' books (1922-1995), a guidebook, group portraits from 1949 and 1951, and NWS newsletters documenting the history and members of the National Watercolor Society (formerly …

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A. Zeno (Antonio Zeno) Shindler Watercolors
Creators:
Shindler, A. Zeno (Antonio Zeno), 1823-1899
Dates:
circa 1887
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7371
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of four watercolor paintings of Funk Island by Shindler. The paintings were based on sketches by Captain Joseph William Collins, who led an 1887 voyage of the schooner Grampus to Funk Island, off the coast of Newfoundland, to collect skeletal remains of the Great Auk for the USNM …

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MS 7162 Book of Chinese watercolor paintings illustrating modes of punishment
Creators:
Morse, Charles H.
Dates:
before 1825
Size:
1 Volume (cloth-bound album containing 12 watercolor paintings on pith paper, 9.5 x 13.5 inches (bound volume), 8 x 11.5 inches (paintings))
1 Folder (2 sets of 16 pages of notes)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7162
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A cloth-bound album containing twelve (12) watercolor paintings on pith paper. The paintings depict various modes of corporal punishment. The Chinese title, Xing ren zhuang ren, or "Punishment with Strong Sword Blades" is apparently figurative, for the twelve drawings in this collection depict punishments other than those by the sword. Included …

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Alfons Bach Papers
Creators:
Bach, Alfons, 1904-1999
Dates:
1934-1992
Size:
6 Cubic feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1272
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Biographical files cover the period from 1938-1989 and include resumes, clippings, correspondence, certificates, awards, speeches, brochures for exhibitions, and artwork. The project files cover the period from 1934-1961 and contain clippings, catalogs, brochures, and scrapbooks. This material documents Bach's work as an industrial designer, architect, and painter from 1934-1992. The files on the …

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Adelia Gates Collection
Creators:
Gates, Adelia
Dates:
1879-1898 and undated
Size:
3.07 cu. ft. (2 document boxes) (3 16x20 boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7312
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of 327 watercolors of flowers painted by Adelia Gates. It represents a fragment of a collection of 502 Gates watercolors donated to the Smithsonian by Eleanor Lewis in 1913. Approximately 175 watercolors are missing. The paintings cover a wide range of native and exotic plants and a majority of the studies …

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MS 7421 Chinese watercolor paintings illustrating the rice industry
Creators:
Unknown
Dates:
undated
Size:
10 Paintings (watercolor on pith paper, 13 x 9 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7421
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A set of ten (10) watercolor paintings on pith paper. The following are descriptions of the pictures that are copied from an accompanying sheet: (1) harvesting rice--the cycles in the farmers' hands are made of iron and palm wood (2) carrying sheaves of rice to be thrashed (3) threshing rice--the flail used …

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Exhibition : 200 American Watercolors / by the Section of Fine Arts
Creators:
United States. Dept. of the Treasury. Section of Fine Arts
United States. Dept. of the Treasury. Section of Fine Arts
Dates:
1940
Size:
1 Item ((10 p. on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.unstdetr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An exhibition catalog of 200 American watercolors with a foreword by Edward Bruce and a listing of each artist and the title of his work. The paintings were chosen by a jury including Charles Burchfield, John Marin, Eliot O'Hara, and Buk Ulreich. They were then bought by the U.S. government and …

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MS 7479 Carl Folke Sahlin paintings
Creators:
Sahlin, Carl Folke, 1885-1976
Dates:
1944
Size:
3 Paintings
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7479
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

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American Watercolor Society records
Creators:
American Watercolor Society
Dates:
1867-1977
bulk 1950-1970
Size:
3.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.amerwate
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the American Watercolor Society measure 3.8 linear feet and date from 1867 to 1977, with the bulk of the material dating from 1950 to 1970. The collection provides scattered documentation of the operations and activities of one of the oldest continuously operating artists' organizations in the United States and includes records of its administration and history, membership, and exhibitions, as well as printed material and photographs.

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Maps
Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Fishes
Dates:
1874-1903 and undated
Size:
3 oversize folders.
Collection ID:
Accession 86-058
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a group of maps found in the Division of Fishes, and a watercolor painting of Unalaska by Henry Wood Elliott, 1874, marked as a gift to Mary Helen Churchill Baird (Mrs. Spencer F. Baird).

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