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Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service

Overview
Works: 528 works in 989 publications in 2 languages and 32,386 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Periodicals  Designs and plans  Biography 
Roles: Other, Editor, Organizer of meeting, Curator
Classifications: N6847.5.A78, 759.13
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Art Nouveau Bing : Paris style 1900 by Gabriel P Weisberg( Book )
7 editions published in 1986 in English and French and held by 1,232 libraries worldwide
Werk uit de jaren rond 1900 uit de ateliers van de Franse kunsthandelaar en -fabrikant Siegfried Bing (1838-1905)
King Herod's dream : Caesarea on the sea by Kenneth G Holum( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 1,061 libraries worldwide
Caesarea is one of the richest archaeological sites in Israel. Located on the Mediterranean coast, this urban center was a port of great vitality that survived until the thirteenth century. Recently archaeologists both on land and underwater have discovered many of the secrets of Caesarea, enabling them to reconstruct what the city was like and the manner of life therein. This profusely illustrated volume offers the results of the archaeologists' findings, describing their methods and adventures as well
Moscow : treasures and traditions ( Book )
5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 997 libraries worldwide
Moscow, the cultural heartland of Russia - Icons - Rusian jewelry - Vessels of traditions (the Kovsh) - Metalwork - The art of His Majesty's armorers - Russian orders and medals - Ecclesiastical textiles - Fashions and finery - Porcelain of the Moscow region - Moscow painting - Avant-Garde (Russian art, 1910-1990) - Rulers of Russia since 1462 - Political leaders, 1917-1985
Good show! : a practical guide for temporary exhibitions by Lothar P Witteborg( Book )
11 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 945 libraries worldwide
Practical guidance on exhibition production for "museum professionals, students, artists, librarians, gallery owners and cultural center staffs."
African-American artists, 1880-1987 : selections from the Evans-Tibbs Collection by Guy C McElroy( Book )
7 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 919 libraries worldwide
Workers and allies : female participation in the American Trade Union Movement, 1824-1976 : exhibition organized by Judith O'Sullivan : catalog by Judith O'Sullivan( Book )
8 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 851 libraries worldwide
"Exhibition organized by Judith O'Sullivan ; catalog by Judith O'Sullivan and Rosemary Gallick."--T.p
Western views and Eastern visions by Eugene Ostroff( Book )
4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 699 libraries worldwide
American art in the making : preparatory studies for masterpieces of American painting, 1800-1900 by David Sellin( Book )
4 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 686 libraries worldwide
Russia, the land, the people : Russian painting, 1850-1910 : from the collections of the State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow and the State Russian Museum, Leningrad by Smithsonian Institution( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 655 libraries worldwide
Close observation : selected oil sketches by Frederick E. Church from the collections of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum, the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Design by Frederic Edwin Church( Book )
6 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 567 libraries worldwide
Frederic E. Church is increasingly recognized today as the leading painter of the Hudson River School -- the group of optimistic, realistic landscape painters who flourished during the mid-nineteenth century (1840-1875). He is a pivotal figure, and one who influenced his contemporaries greatly. Yet even Church is known almost solely from his finished oil paintings, which are large, detailed, and panoramic, with no hint of the artist's hand visible. This book brings, for the first time, scholarly attention and the eye of the connoisseur to Church's best oil sketches (112 are discussed and illustrated). In these works, the artist is seen working directly from nature, en plein air, with great speed and emotion. The sketches are astonishingly detailed, yet fresh and sensuous in execution. The book analyzes Church's stylistic progression, his use of sketches in the creation of finished studio paintings, and the formation and decline of his own vision (and that of the Hudson River School itself) as reflected in the changing style and use of the oil sketch. The book is divided into sections according to Church's major travels and subjects: the trips to South America, 1853 and 1857; Niagara; the voyage to the north to see icebergs; the trip to Jamaica, 1865; and his year-and-a-half-long journey to Europe and the Near East, starting in the autumn of 1867. The last years of his life Church spent the winters in Mexico and the summers at "Olana" -- center of the earth -- the house he designed and built in the fotthills of the Catskills. - Jacket flap
Ebla to Damascus : art and archaeology of ancient Syria : an exhibition from the Directorate-General of Antiquities and Museums, Syrian Arab Republic by Harvey Weiss( Book )
10 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 560 libraries worldwide
Pictures of objects from an exhibition from the directorate-general of antiquities and museums, Syrian Arab republic
American prints from wood : an exhibition of woodcuts and wood engravings by Jane M Farmer( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
Swiss drawings; masterpieces of five centuries by Walter Hugelshofer( Book )
4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 514 libraries worldwide
And the band played on, 1776-1976 by Carolyn Bryant( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 506 libraries worldwide
The vanishing race and other illusions : photographs of Indians by Edward S. Curtis by Christopher M Lyman( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 503 libraries worldwide
American pieced quilts by Jonathan Holstein( Book )
8 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 494 libraries worldwide
Renaissance master bronzes : from the collection of the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna by Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien( Book )
11 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 461 libraries worldwide
Diamonds are forever : artists and writers on baseball ( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
Catalogue by Smithsonian Institution( serial )
in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
National Collection of Fine Arts (U.S.) Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service
National Collection of Fine Arts (U.S.) Traveling Exhibition Service
National Collection of Fine Arts (U.S.) Travelling Exhibition Service
S.I.T.E.S.
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Languages
English (145)
French (1)
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