Entrance to National Gallery in NHB

ID: 30634-B or MAH-30634B

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1921

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 311, Box 29, Folder: 11 and Record Unit 95, Box 44A, Folder: 7

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Summary

Entrance hall of the National Gallery of Art, now the Smithsonian American Art Museum, as it was installed in the Natural History Building on March 3, 1921. Two statues flank the entrance and paintings are hanging on the walls set up for the gallery.

Subject

  • National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian
  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
  • National Collection of Fine Arts
  • Smithsonian American Art Museum
  • Natural History Building

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

This image can also be found in RU95 B44A F7.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 311, Box 29, Folder: 11 and Record Unit 95, Box 44A, Folder: 7

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1921

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Museum buildings
  • Art
  • Art museums
  • Exhibitions
  • Art history
  • Statues
  • Art--Exhibitions
  • Art objects

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

30634-B or MAH-30634B

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 9 1/4w x 7h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print

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