Graphic Arts Exhibit in Smithsonian Institution Building, 1921

ID: 22351 or MAH-22351

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1921

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 311, Box 29, Folder: 5 and Record Unit 95, Box 41, Folder: 12

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Summary

Graphic Arts Exhibition by the National Gallery of Art, now the Smithsonian American Art Museum, in the Lower Main Hall, the Great Hall, of the Smithsonian Institution Building in 1921. The photograph was taken from the west end of the hall and the library can be seen at the far end.

Subject

  • National Collection of Fine Arts
  • National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian
  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
  • Smithsonian American Art Museum
  • Smithsonian Gallery of Art
  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

F5 contains four additional photos of this event. Photo also found in RU311 B29 F2; and Field, Stamm, and Ewing. The Castle, An Illustrated History of the Smithsonian Building, p. 65.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 311, Box 29, Folder: 5 and Record Unit 95, Box 41, Folder: 12

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

  • Graphic arts
  • Art
  • Art museums
  • Exhibitions
  • Libraries
  • Art objects
  • Art--Exhibitions
  • Art--United States

Place

United States

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

22351 or MAH-22351

Physical description

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

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