Exhibition of Alfred Duane Pell Collection

ID: 845E or MAH-845E

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: circa 1930

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 311, Box 28, Folder 4

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Summary

Alfred Duane Pell Collection of Ceramics and Furniture on display in the art galleries, now the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM), at the United States National Museum (USNM) building, now the Natural History Building (NHB). Plates and other ceramic objects. Photo shows over 50 plates and other objects on five five-foot display shelves above a large shelf holding six vases and 20 cups and other small objects.

Author

Unknown

Subject

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

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 311, Box 28, Folder 4

Contact information

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

Date

circa 1930

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Decoration and ornament
  • Art
  • Alfred Duane Pell Collection
  • Worcester, England
  • Collectors and collecting
  • Porcelain, Chinese
  • Pottery
  • Exhibitions
  • Ceramics
  • Pell, Alfred Dunne
  • Table setting and decoration
  • Furnishings
  • Decorative arts
  • Art--Collectors and collecting
  • Furniture
  • Art--American
  • Art--Exhibitions

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

845E or MAH-845E

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 8x10; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print

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