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Art

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 231 Collections and/or Records:

'The Face on the Barroom Floor'

 Item
Identifier: M123.03.0076.0003.00004
Overview Photograph of the face on the bar room floor painted by Herndon Davis in 1936. Davis was commissioned by the Central City Opera House Association to paint a few works for properties around Central City, Colorado. Painting is based on the poem by Hugh Antoine D'Arcy but is actually of Edna Juanita (Cotter) Davis, Herndon's wife.
Dates: 1950-1969

'The Face on the Barroom Floor'

 Item
Identifier: M123.03.0076.0003.00005
Overview Photograph four unidentified affiliates looking at the face on the bar room floor painted by Herndon Davis in 1936. Davis was commissioned by the Central City Opera House Association to paint a few works for properties around Central City, Colorado. Painting is based on the poem by Hugh Antoine D'Arcy but is actually of Edna Juanita (Cotter) Davis, Herndon's wife.
Dates: 1950-1969

'The Face on the Barroom Floor'

 Item
Identifier: M123.03.0076.0003.00006
Overview Photograph of the face painted on the bar room floor by Herndon Davis in 1936. Davis was commissioned by the Central City Opera House Association to paint a few works for properties around Central City, Colorado. Painting is based on the poem by Hugh Antoine D'Arcy but is actually of Edna Juanita (Cotter) Davis, Herndon's wife.
Dates: 1950-1969

The Robert and Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts Records

 Collection
Identifier: U315
Overview The Robert and Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts is an administrative unit of the University of Denver reporting directly to the Office of the Provost. The building, constructed in 2002 - 2003 through the generous donation of Robert and Judi Newman, consists of several performance halls, and houses the Lamont School of Music and the business and operations staff for the Newman Center. The collection consists of adminstrative records, banners, posters, programs, and other marketing...
Dates: 2003 - 2014

"The Wall", 2008

 Item
Identifier: B398.01.00032
Overview Encaustic wax painting; black background with silver metallic paint on textured surface; some gold metallic paint as well. The artwork also includes a small wood shelf with a pair of toddler sized shoes (black patent leather Mary Janes). Shoes and woodshelf in Box 30.
Dates: 2008

"Think we could strike a deal?", circa 1960

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Identifier: B333.08.0002.0001.00001
Overview Pencil sketch on tracing paper of a woman on a doorstep with a milk bottle in one hand and the outstretched holding money (presumably) toward the milkman. The milkman has a milk crate of bottles in each hand and his head is turned back toward the woman on the doorstep. The quotation at the bottom of the sketch states "Think we could strike a deal?"
Dates: circa 1960

"Transport", 2013

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Identifier: B398.01.00033
Overview Multi-piece artwork consisting of an encaustic painting on canvas, pair of shoes and wood shelf for shoes. Canvas has floral patterned wallpaper with large red flowers, covered with wax. Canvas is surrounded by ash wood frame. Wax makes surface 3-dimensional.
Dates: 2013

University of Denver Art Class Portrait, between 1880-1915

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Identifier: U201.01.0413.00031
Overview 11 women and two men pose for a portrait. In an enclosed handwritten note, the two men are identified as Professor Preston Powers and Mr. Thompson, and one of the women is identified as Miss Hilda Hager. The note and photo are both undated.
Dates: between 1880-1915

University of Denver Schwayder Art Building, Dedication, 1975 February 6

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Identifier: U201.01.0012.0013.00058.00001
Overview Still image of a statue in a mostly empty, white-walled, brightly lit gallery. Photos and other works of art lean against the wall, waiting to be hung. On the University of Denver campus, 2/6/1975.
Dates: 1975 February 6

University of Denver Schwayder Art Building, Dedication, 1975 February 6

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Identifier: U201.01.0012.0013.00058.00002
Overview Still image of art gallery on the University of Denver campus, 2/6/1975. The walls are white and bright lights are overhead. Pieces of art lean on walls and lay on the floor, prepatory to being hung.
Dates: 1975 February 6