Finnish Arts and Crafts Exhibition, NCFA

ID: 94-6793

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1952

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 312, Box 33, Folder 2

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"Finnish Arts and Crafts" exhibition by the National Collection of Fine Arts, now the National Museum of American Art, in the lower level of the North Hall of the Natural History Building, June 5-26,1952. The exhibition included 239 items and was sponsored by the Minister of Finland, His Excellency Johan Nykopp, and the Finnish American Society of Helsinki. The photograph shows ceramics and glassware on four exhibit tables, with torso sculpture on pedestal in background, galleries with bust sculptures and paintings to left of tables.


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


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Folder 3 contains additional prints of the exhibit.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 312, Box 33, Folder 2

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



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  • Museum buildings
  • Finnish American Society of Helsinki
  • Art
  • Sculpture
  • Art museums
  • Exhibitions
  • Ceramics
  • Statues
  • Galleries
  • Painting
  • Art--Exhibitions
  • Finland
  • Art objects




  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

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

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