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drawings (visual works)

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

French prisoner-of-war journals from World War II: "La Dernière Heure"

 Collection — 1: [translation missing: en.instance_container.barcode: 31151030141711]
Identifier: MS-0771
Overview This item is a prisoner-of-war camp journal made up of three issues prepared in April, May and July of 1943 by three French internees at the Baltic port of Wismar. There is currently no biographical information on the creators.

Henry Wysham Lanier student sketchbook

 Collection — Box 1: [translation missing: en.instance_container.barcode: 31151034438071], Folder: 21
Identifier: MS-0819
Overview This collection includes a student sketchbook owned by Henry Wysham Lanier. The sketchbook includes pencil drawings and was likely created in the 1880s. Henry Wysham Lanier was born in 1873, and was the son of American poet, musician, and author Sidney Lanier who was also a Professor at Johns Hopkins University.

Holographic manuscript on drawing

 Collection — Box 1: [translation missing: en.instance_container.barcode: 31151030055705]
Identifier: MS-0457
Overview This volume consists of holographic notes on drawing.

Jewish calligraphic mourning certificate

 Collection — Box 1: [translation missing: en.instance_container.barcode: 31151030118743]
Identifier: MS-0787
Overview This item is a hand-drawn and illuminated Jewish mourning certificate, created by P.L. Weinstein in the 1880s or 1890s. The certificate appears to have been made on behalf of a son in honor of his late father, David Zelig. The creator, P.L. Weinstein of Baltimore, was possibly a professional calligrapher and illuminator.

J.H. van 't Hoff papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0074
Overview Jacobus Henricus (Henry) van 't Hoff (1852-1911) was a chemist credited with founding the science of stereochemistry, and in 1901 he was awarded the first Nobel Prize in chemistry. The majority of the papers are those reflecting family affairs or honors accorded van 't Hoff for his work. This collection does not contain his scientific or working papers except for notes of two lectures and copies of his published papers. The papers are mostly in Dutch. The papers span from 1837 to 1924.

Kyd's studies of Charles Dickens characters

 Collection — Box 1: [translation missing: en.instance_container.barcode: 31151030070811]
Identifier: MS-0597
Scope and Contents These sketches are characteristic of Kyd's work: the freelance illustrator made his living by selling his illustrations of Dickens's characters to publishers. His drawings capture the characters' personalities and eccentricities, employing elements of caricature. In one, strict and steady Mary Anne Perkinsop, who worked at Mrs. Lirriper's Lodgings, carries a pitcher with her nose in the air. An illustrated title page with the design of a bookshelf and a table of contents are also included,...

Neil A. Grauer Blue Jay collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0386
Overview Neil Albert Grauer (born 1947) was a journalist and editorial cartoonist. The collection of Neil A. Grauer consists of memorabilia ranging in date from 1966 to 2016 the features the Blue Jay logo designed by Grauer for the use of athletic teams at The Johns Hopkins University.

P. Hanson Hiss Manufacturing Company furniture designs

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0776
Overview This collection contains 54 furniture design drawings and photographs with various notations from furniture maker P. Hanson Hiss Manufacturing, an interior design firm headquartered in downtown Baltimore with addresses in Washington, DC and New York. This collection dates approximately to the 1880s.

Robert A. Wilson collection of Gertrude Stein materials

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0785
Overview Robert A. Wilson (1922-2016) was a Baltimore native who owned the Phoenix Book Shop in Greenwich Village, New York and was a well-known collector of signed first editions of works by his favorite literary figures, particularly Gertrude Stein. Gertrude Stein (1874-1946) was an American expatriate novelist, playwright, poet, and art collector. She was born outside Pittsburgh, lived in Oakland, California, and then spent the rest of her life in Paris, France, becoming a part of the Parisian...

Robert Childress illustrations of Homewood Museum, Gilman Hall, and the Johns Hopkins Hospital

 Collection — Box OB-1: [translation missing: en.instance_container.barcode: 31151034438626], Folder: 2
Identifier: MS-0852
Overview This collection consists of three illustrations of Gilman Hall, Homewood Museum (Homewood House), and the Johns Hopkins Hospital, created by artist Robert Childress in 1973.