Cracking the Code of James Hampton's Private Language
After the sun went down and the streetlights woke up, God visited James Hampton. Not just once, but often. Moses appeared to him in 1931, the Virgin Mary in 1946, and then Adam on the day of Truman’s ...
Cracking the Code of James Hampton's Private Language
After the sun went down and the streetlights woke up, God visited James Hampton. Not just once, but often. Moses appeared to him in 1931, the Virgin Mary in 1946, and then Adam on the day of Truman’s ...
Achelous and Hercules
Achelous and Hercules is a 1947 mural painting by Thomas Hart Benton. It depicts a bluejeans-wearing Hercules wrestling with the horns of a bull, a shape the protean river god Achelous was able to ass...
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Brushstroke
Brushstroke is a sculpture by Roy Lichtenstein. Delivered to the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden on September 16, 2003, it was dedicated on October 25, 2003.
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The Princess from the Land of Porcelain
Rose and Silver: The Princess from the Land of Porcelain (better known as The Princess from the Land of Porcelain; also known by the French title La Princesse du pays de la porcelaine) is a painting b...
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Billy (pygmy hippo)
Billy, or William Johnson Hippopotamus, (1920s – October 11, 1955) was a Pygmy Hippopotamus given as a pet to U.S. President Calvin Coolidge. Captured in Liberia, he was given to Coolidge by Harvey S...
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A Visit from the Old Mistress
A Visit from the Old Mistress is an 1876 painting by American artist Winslow Homer. It was one of several works that Homer created during a mid-1870s visit to Virginia, where he had served as a war co...
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Ivy League nude posture photos
The Ivy League nude posture photos were taken in the 1940s through the 1970s of all incoming freshmen at certain Ivy League and Seven Sisters colleges (as well as Swarthmore), ostensibly to gauge the ...
Six Number Two
Six Number Two is a stainless steel sculpture by Kenneth Snelson.It is located at the Annmarie Sculpture Garden, Solomons, Maryland, on loan from the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden.
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Dumbo the Flying Elephant
Dumbo the Flying Elephant is an aerial carousel-style ride located in Fantasyland at five Disney parks around the world. The original attraction opened at Disneyland in October 1955, three months afte...
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Bonnie (orangutan)
Bonnie (born about 1978) is a female orangutan living at the National Zoo in Washington D.C.She began spontaneously whistling, mimicking an animal caretaker making the sound. The importance is that wh...
Mei Xiang
Mei Xiang (Chinese 美香 [mèiɕjɑ́ŋ] "beautiful fragrance") is a female Giant Panda who lives at the National Zoo in Washington D.C. Mei Xiang was born on July 22, 1998, at the China Conservation and Rese...
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Specimens of Tyrannosaurus
Tyrannosaurus rex, one of the most iconic dinosaurs, is known from numerous specimens, some of which have acquired a degree of notability in their own right because of their scientific importance and ...
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Black Beauty (dinosaur)
Tyrannosaurus rex, one of the most iconic dinosaurs, is known from numerous specimens, some of which have acquired a degree of notability in their own right because of their scientific importance and ...
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Cher Ami
Cher Ami (French for "dear friend", in the masculine) was a female homing pigeon who had been donated by the pigeon fanciers of Britain for use by the U.S. Army Signal Corps in France during World War...
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The Subsiding of the Waters of the Deluge
The Subsiding of the Waters of the Deluge is an 1829 painting by English-born American artist Thomas Cole depicting the aftermath of the Great Flood.The painting is an 90.8 x 121.4 cm oil on canv...
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Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
The Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections is housed in the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage in Washington, D.C., United States. The Ralph Rinzler Archives consist of tw...
Curved Form (Bryher)
Curved Form (Bryher) is a bronze sculpture by Barbara Hepworth, modeled in 1961.It was an edition of seven.Examples are located at the Annmarie Sculpture Garden, Solomons, Maryland, on loan from the H...
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Tian Tian
Tiantian or Tian Tian may refer to:
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Biblical Manuscripts in the Freer Collection
The Biblical Manuscripts in the Freer Collection, is a collection of six biblical manuscripts, dating from the 3rd to 6th centuries. Most manuscripts are written in Greek, one in Coptic. They are impo...
Untitled (Kelly)
Untitled is an abstract sculpture by Ellsworth Kelly.Constructed in 1986 of stainless steel, it is at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden.In 1959, he cut a folded paper coffee top, which he deve...
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Mr. Imagination
Gregory Warmack, better known as Mr. Imagination (March 30, 1948 in Maywood, Illinois – May 30, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia) was an American outsider artist. He worked in a variety of forms and his...