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Art

 Subject
Subject Source: Fast

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

200 Years of Returns collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1043
Content Description This collection contains several artifacts associated with the "200 Years of Returns" interactive theater piece developed by B4 Youth Theatre in 2022 in collaboration with Colonial Williamsburg and Liberian artist Omar El Shabu, also known as Baba Shabu. "200 Years of Returns" was created to commemorate the 200th anniversary since the first Black Americans settled in Liberia through the American Colonization Society.The items in this collection represent various...
Dates: 2022

Camp de Mailly watercolor sketchbook

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31151034394142]
Identifier: MS-1025
Abstract

This watercolor sketchbook was created by a French soldier at Camp de Mailly during the summer of 1915. The sketchbook shows scenes of military camp life and the surrounding landscape.

Dates: 1915 June-1915 August

Gertrude Stein collection at Johns Hopkins University

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0970
Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence, photographs, and ephemera associated with author Gertrude Stein.

Dates: 1930 - 1934

Israel Rosen collection on modern art

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0307
Abstract

Israel Rosen (1912-1988) was a physician and collector of modern art. The collection consists largely of non-book printed material collected by Israel and Selma Rosen to support their modern art collection. These include newspaper clippings, magazine articles, private gallery invitations and listings, brochures, and fliers, and catalogs from the major auction houses. Materials range in date from 1968-1988.

Dates: 1968 - 1988

Italian visiting cards

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31151030133460]
Identifier: MS-0692
Abstract

This collection consists of six engraved Italian visiting cards from approximately 1780.

Dates: approximately 1780

Peabody Gallery of Art records

 Collection
Identifier: PIRG-08-01
Abstract The Gallery of Art was one of the four branches of the Peabody Institute outlined in the founding letter from George Peabody in 1857. From the 1870s to 1924 the Gallery functioned as an art school and museum for Baltimore and built a collection that was particularly strong in American art. Most of the Peabody Art Collection was subsequently deaccessioned in the 20th century, with the bulk of the collection landing at the Maryland State Archives in 1996. The Peabody Gallery of Art records...
Dates: 1866 - 2018
Found in: Peabody Archives

"The Villains" exhibition poster

 Collection — Box BW-17: [Barcode: 31151034449367], Folder: 3
Identifier: MS-1036
Content Description

This collection contains an exhibition poster for an art show titled "The Villains," which contained art by graffiti artist Crash (also known as John Matos), and exhibited at Mary Anthony Galleries in New York in from May 13-June 30, 1995.

The poster features an image reminiscent of superhero comics, in orange and white with black text. The poster is signed by Crash and dated 1995.

Dates: 1995