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Art Student

Artist:
Edith Emerson, 1888 - 1981  Search this
Sitter:
Frances Crowell  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight (Accurate): 59.8 x 48.2cm (23 9/16 x 19")
Type:
Painting
Date:
20th Century
Topic:
Frances Crowell: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Woodmere Art Museum
Object number:
412 Woodmere
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Art Students

Artist:
Philip Leslie Hale, 1865 - 1931  Search this
Sitter:
Ralph McLellan, 1884 - ?  Search this
Jerry Downs  Search this
Allen Howland  Search this
Alfred Truman  Search this
Medium:
Oil on artist board
Dimensions:
75.3cm x 121.5cm (29 5/8" x 47 13/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1900-1920
Topic:
Ralph McLellan: Male  Search this
Allen Howland: Male  Search this
Alfred Truman: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: University of Virginia
Website: www.virginia.edu/
Object number:
1974.25
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Votary of Art

Artist:
Benoni Irwin, 1840 - 1896  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Woman  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Dimensions:
76.2 x 50.8cm (30 x 20") (?)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1883
Topic:
Artwork\Drawing  Search this
Unidentified Woman: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: [UNLOCATED]
Object number:
UNL00650
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Andrew Jackson

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Andrew Jackson, 15 Mar 1767 - 8 Jun 1845  Search this
Medium:
Scrimshaw on ivory whale tooth
Dimensions:
15cm x 7.3cm x 4cm (5 7/8" x 2 7/8" x 1 9/16"), Accurate
Type:
Decorative Arts
Date:
c. 1820-1900
Topic:
Decorative Arts\Scrimshaw  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Male  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\US Senator\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\State Supreme Court Justice\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\Governor\Florida  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Bostonian Society - Old State House
Website: www.bostonhistory.org/
Object number:
MB 224
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Edward Oliver Wolcott

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Edward Oliver Wolcott, 1848 - 1905  Search this
Medium:
Stained glass
Dimensions:
Unrecorded
Type:
Decorative Arts
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Interior\Library  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Desk  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Bookshelf  Search this
Home Furnishings\Globe\Orb  Search this
Edward Oliver Wolcott: Male  Search this
Edward Oliver Wolcott: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Edward Oliver Wolcott: Politics and Government\US Senator\Colorado  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Colorado State Capitol
Object number:
CO020014
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Elvis Presley Stamp Art

Artist:
Mark Stutzman  Search this
Sitter:
Elvis Aron Presley, 8 Jan 1935 - 16 Aug 1977  Search this
Medium:
Acrylic on illustration board
Dimensions:
Image: 16.7 x 20.8cm (6 9/16 x 8 3/16")
Board: 25.1 x 31.1cm (9 7/8 x 12 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
Date issued: January 8, 1993
Topic:
Elvis Aron Presley: Male  Search this
Elvis Aron Presley: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Elvis Aron Presley: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Elvis Aron Presley: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Guitarist  Search this
Elvis Aron Presley: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Rock  Search this
Elvis Aron Presley: Military\Army  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: United States Postal Service
Object number:
EXH.EP.02
Restrictions & Rights:
© U.S. Postal Service
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Polk and Dallas Flag

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
James Knox Polk, 2 Nov 1795 - 15 Jun 1849  Search this
Medium:
Flag with lithographic portrait
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 73 x 121.3 cm (28 3/4 x 47 3/4" ), Accurate
Type:
Decorative Arts
Date:
1844
Topic:
Commemorative  Search this
Flag  Search this
James Knox Polk: Male  Search this
James Knox Polk: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Speaker of the House  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\Governor\Tennessee  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Tennessee  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Tennessee  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Albuquerque Museum
Website: www.cabq.gov/museum/
Object number:
80.111/203 AM
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(Anthony) David Bernard Sylvester ('Mr Art')

Artist:
Larry Rivers, 17 Aug 1923 - 14 Aug 2002  Search this
Sitter:
David Bernard Sylvester, 1924 - 2001  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
182.9 x 137.2cm (72 x 54")
Frame: 193.5 x 148 x 10cm (76 3/16 x 58 1/4 x 3 15/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1962
Topic:
David Bernard Sylvester: Male  Search this
David Bernard Sylvester: Visual Arts\Curator  Search this
David Bernard Sylvester: Literature\Writer\Art  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Portrait Gallery, London
Object number:
6675 PGL
Restrictions & Rights:
© ARS 2006
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Zoe Dusanne, art dealer, 1946

Artist:
Ernst Kassowitz, 1888 - 1983  Search this
Sitter:
Zoe Dusanne, 1884 - 1972  Search this
Dimensions:
Sheet (estimate): 20.3 x 25.4cm (8 x 10")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1946
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Zoe Dusanne: Female  Search this
Zoe Dusanne: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Dealer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: University of Washington
Object number:
MPH470 UW
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Nina Ross

Artist:
Fernando Leal Audirac, born 1958  Search this
Sitter:
Nina Ross  Search this
Medium:
Oil on linen
Dimensions:
90 x 80cm (35 7/16 x 31 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1995
Topic:
Nina Ross: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Nina Ross: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
MX990005
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Elizabeth Duveneck Dana

Artist:
Frank Duveneck, 9 Oct 1848 - 3 Jan 1919  Search this
Sitter:
Elizabeth Duveneck Dana, 3 Apr 1915 - 23 Jan 2009  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on paper, brown
Dimensions:
Sight: 42.3 x 33.5cm (16 5/8 x 13 3/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1918
Topic:
Elizabeth Duveneck Dana: Female  Search this
Elizabeth Duveneck Dana: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
CA140276
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Portrait of Elizabeth Boott

Title:
Elizabeth O. L. Boott Duveneck
Artist:
Frank Duveneck, 9 Oct 1848 - 3 Jan 1919  Search this
Sitter:
Elizabeth Boott Duveneck, 1846 - 1888  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 41.2 x 33.5cm (16 1/4 x 13 3/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1886
Topic:
Elizabeth Boott Duveneck: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Elizabeth Boott Duveneck: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
CA140277
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Ignacio Iturria

Artist:
Fernando Leal Audirac, born 1958  Search this
Sitter:
Ignacio Iturria, born 1949  Search this
Medium:
Oil on linen
Dimensions:
90 x 80cm (35 7/16 x 31 1/2")
Culture:
Ignacio Iturria: Hispanic  Search this
Ignacio Iturria: South American\Uruguayan  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1995
Topic:
Ignacio Iturria: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Ignacio Iturria: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
MX990003
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Bill Viola

Artist:
Fernando Leal Audirac, born 1958  Search this
Sitter:
Bill Viola, born 1951  Search this
Medium:
Oil on linen
Dimensions:
90 x 80cm (35 7/16 x 31 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1995
Topic:
Bill Viola: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Bill Viola: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
MX990004
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Self Portrait

Title:
Jose Bernal
Artist:
Jose Bernal, 1925 - 2010  Search this
Sitter:
Jose Bernal, 1925 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher (estimate): 45.7 x 35.6cm (18 x 14")
Culture:
Jose Bernal: Caribbean\Cuban  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1971
Topic:
Self-portrait  Search this
Jose Bernal: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Jose Bernal: Male  Search this
Jose Bernal: Visual Arts\Art Instructor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
IL990041
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Charles M. Kurtz, Founding Director, Albright Art Gallery (1905-1909)

Artist:
Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida, 1863 - 1923  Search this
Sitter:
Charles M. Kurtz, 20 Mar 1855 - 21 Mar 1909  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support: 40 x 30" (101.6 x 76.2 cm.)
Framed: 46 x 36 x 3" (116.84 x 91.44 x 7.62 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1909
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Architecture\Wall  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Charles M. Kurtz: Male  Search this
Charles M. Kurtz: Communications\Journalist\Editor  Search this
Charles M. Kurtz: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Art  Search this
Charles M. Kurtz: Visual Arts\Art Historian  Search this
Charles M. Kurtz: Visual Arts\Administrator\Art Museum\Director  Search this
Charles M. Kurtz: Literature\Writer\Art  Search this
Charles M. Kurtz: Visual Arts\Art Director  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Albright-Knox Art Gallery
Website: www.albrightknox.org
Object number:
1991:3 AKAG
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Autorretrato (Julio Ortiz de Zarate)

Title:
Self-Portrait (Julio Ortiz de Zarate)
Artist:
Julio Ortiz de Zarate, 1885 - 1946  Search this
Sitter:
Julio Ortiz de Zarate, 1885 - 1946  Search this
Medium:
oil on board
Dimensions:
45 x 38cm (17 11/16 x 14 15/16")
Culture:
Julio Ortiz de Zarate: Hispanic  Search this
Julio Ortiz de Zarate: South American\Chilean  Search this
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Julio Ortiz de Zarate: Male  Search this
Julio Ortiz de Zarate: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes
Website: www.dibam.cl/bellas_artes/
Object number:
CL010006
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A Young Art Student (Portrait of Thomas Eakins)

Artist:
Charles Lewis Fussell, 1840 - 1909  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Cowperthwaite Eakins, 25 Jul 1844 - 25 Jun 1916  Search this
Medium:
Oil on paper on canvas
Dimensions:
38.1 x 33cm (15 x 13")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1860-1865
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Artwork\Painting  Search this
Interior\Studio\Art  Search this
Artist's Effects\Palette  Search this
Artist's Effects\Easel  Search this
Thomas Cowperthwaite Eakins: Male  Search this
Thomas Cowperthwaite Eakins: Visual Arts\Artist\Sculptor  Search this
Thomas Cowperthwaite Eakins: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Thomas Cowperthwaite Eakins: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Thomas Cowperthwaite Eakins: Visual Arts\Art Instructor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Philadelphia Museum of Art
Website: www.philamuseum.org/
Object number:
1946-73-1
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Miracle Painting: Self Portrait with Wife, Dollie

Artist:
DeVon C. Cunningham, born 1935  Search this
Sitter:
DeVon C. Cunningham, born 1935  Search this
Dollie Cunningham  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
127 × 101.6cm (50 × 40")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1968
Topic:
DeVon C. Cunningham: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
DeVon C. Cunningham: Male  Search this
Dollie Cunningham: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
MI990032
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Henry Ogden Avery

Attribution:
Platt Powell Ryder, 1821 - 1896  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Ogden Avery, 1852 - 1890  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
34.2cm x 28.4cm (13 7/16" x 11 3/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1890
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Henry Ogden Avery: Male  Search this
Henry Ogden Avery: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Columbia University, Art Properties
Website: library.columbia.edu/locations/avery/art-properties.html
Object number:
COO.1111 CU
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