Harriet Lane Johnston Collection

ID: 20028 or MAH-20028

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1906

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 311, Box 28, Folder 8

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Harriet Lane Johnston Collection exhibited at the National Gallery of Art, now the Smithsonian American Art Museum, in the Lecture Hall of the Arts and Industries Building in November of 1906, before it had been entirely remodeled. Photo shows 13 paintings, several busts on pedestals, and a statuette on a floor stand. The Gallery first opened to the public on November 24, 1906.


  • Holmes, William Henry 1846-1933
  • National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian
  • Arts and Industries Building
  • National Collection of Fine Arts
  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
  • United States National Museum


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 311, Box 28, Folder 8

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ID Number

20028 or MAH-20028

Physical description

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

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