George Washington Bicentennial Exhibition, 1932

ID: 2002-32223

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1932

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 311, Box 36, Folder 7

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Summary

The George Washington Bicentennial Exhibition of commemorative paintings and sculpture at the National Gallery of Art, now the National Museum of American Art, in the Natural History Building, from March 26 to November 24,1932. Photo of southeast corner of the exhibit room features assorted small sculptures on high pedestals, foreground and rear right. Murals were installed on upper courtyard walls to be viewed above the exhibition for the occasion.

Author

Unknown

Subject

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

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

The old negative number is 11082.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 311, Box 36, Folder 7

Contact information

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

Date

1932

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Sculpture
  • Mural painting and decoration
  • Exhibitions
  • George Washington Bicentennial Exhibition (Exhibition)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

2002-32223

Physical description

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

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