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Art Survey

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources
Scope Note: Distinguishes art works in the museum that were identified and described as part of an art survey, circa 2000.

Found in 939 Collections and/or Records:

African Jumping Shrews / LR "Chas. R. Knight"

 Item
Identifier: Art Survey No. 167
Scope and Contents

Two African jumping shrews on jungle floor. Frame: Metal frame, glazed, matted.

Dates: 1918

African Lion / Base LL "Jas. L. Clark. Sc c25"

 Item
Identifier: Art Survey No. 396
Scope and Contents

Lion laying down with head upright and front legs extended in front of head.

Dates: 1925

[African Mammal Hall background study of a plain with small trees] [art original] / [A.A. Jansson]

 Item — Frame 1: [Barcode: 100119044]
Identifier: Art Survey No. 357
Scope and Contents

Painting by Jansson during the Akeley-Eastman-Pomeroy Expedition to British East Africa, 1926-1927. Landscape with small trees or brushes in foreground, a plain in the middle ground and low mountains in the background. Jansson painted many scenes for the proposed Akeley Hall of African Mammals. This was not used for any of the dioramas for the hall. In wooden frame painted gray, 45 x 68 cm. Painting unsigned. On back of painting: "P 505" and "#11."

Dates: 1926

Afropavo Congo Peacock.

 Item
Identifier: Art Survey No. 1214

Age of Reptiles / UR "Mochi"

 Item
Identifier: Art Survey No. 854
Scope and Contents

Prehistoric scene of dinosaurs, flying reptiles, early fish-like creatures, water in foreground, trees and water in background.

Dates: [1969]