"Ancient Art from Afghanistan"

ID: 94-8307

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1966

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 314 Box 28 Folder 12

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Summary

"Ancient Art From Afghanistan" exhibition at the National Collection of Fine Arts, now the National Museum of American Art, in the Natural History Building in the Summer 1966. This photograph shows visitors viewing Afghanistan tapestries at the entrance to the exhibit.

Author

Unknown

Subject

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

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

This file has three additional picture of the rug exhibits. File 10 has art exhibits.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 314 Box 28 Folder 12

Contact information

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

Date

1966

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Art
  • Textiles
  • Exhibitions
  • Ancient Art From Afghanistan (Exhibition)
  • Tapestries
  • Art--Exhibitions
  • Afghanistan
  • Art, Afghan
  • Textile fabrics
  • Tapestry

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

94-8307

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print

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