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His Excel: G: WASHINGTON Esq: L.L.D. Late Commander in Chief of the ARMIES of the U.S. of AMERICA & PRESIDENT of the CONVENTION of 1787

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 19 × 15.3 cm (7 1/2 × 6")
Sheet: 24.9 × 16.4 cm (9 13/16 × 6 7/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1787
Topic:
Indeterminable  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Epaulet  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Funded by Wendy Wick Reaves, Curator Emerita of Prints and Drawings
Object number:
NPG.2016.16
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2016.16

David Ramsay

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
David Ramsay, 2 Apr 1749 - 8 May 1815  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 53.7 × 48.6 × 2.9 cm (21 1/8 × 19 1/8 × 1 1/8")
Frame: 76.2 × 72.1 × 10.2 cm (30 × 28 3/8 × 4")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia
Date:
1771
Topic:
Interior  Search this
David Ramsay: Male  Search this
David Ramsay: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
David Ramsay: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
David Ramsay: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
David Ramsay: Politics and Government\State Legislator\South Carolina  Search this
David Ramsay: Politics and Government\State Senator\South Carolina  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Pattison and Carolyn Fulton
Object number:
NPG.2014.80
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2014.80

Colonel George Baylor

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
George Baylor, 1752 - 1784  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Type:
Painting
Date:
1778
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
George Baylor: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Society of the Cincinnati
Object number:
SSSA5892
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_SSSA5892

Stanly Children

Title:
John Stanly; Ann Stanly
Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
John Stanly, 1774 - 1833  Search this
Ann Stanly, 1775 - 1855  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
144.1 × 120.7 cm (56 3/4 × 47 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1782
Topic:
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Deer  Search this
Ann Stanly: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Tryon Palace
Object number:
NC900077
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NC900077

Jacob I. Cohen

Artist:
Rembrandt Peale, 22 Feb 1778 - 3 Oct 1860  Search this
Other attribution:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Jacob I. Cohen, 1744 - 1823  Search this
Medium:
Oil on wood
Dimensions:
73.7 × 59.8 cm (29 × 23 9/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1800
Topic:
Jacob I. Cohen: Male  Search this
Jacob I. Cohen: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Maryland Historical Society
Website: www.mdhs.org/
Object number:
60.90.2
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_60.90.2

Henry Clay

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Clay, 12 Apr 1777 - 29 Jun 1852  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 61 x 50.8cm (24 x 20")
Frame: 66 x 56.8cm (26 x 22 3/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1818
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Indeterminable  Search this
Henry Clay: Male  Search this
Henry Clay: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Speaker of the House  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Kentucky  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Kentucky  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\US Senator\Kentucky  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent
Website: www.philadelphiahistory.org/
Object number:
1896.7
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1896.7

George Washington (Last Bust Portrait type)

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 76.2 × 63.5 cm (30 × 25")
Frame: 91.4 × 78.1 × 10.2 cm (36 × 30 3/4 × 4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1795-1798
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Jabot  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
L/NPG.1.2018
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Catalog of American Portraits
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_L_NPG.1.2018

Chief Justice Edward Shippen

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Edward Shippen, 1729 - 1806  Search this
Medium:
Unrecorded
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Edward Shippen: Male  Search this
Edward Shippen: Law and Law Enforcement\Jurist  Search this
Edward Shippen: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\US Supreme Court Justice\Chief Justice of US  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
MD990274
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MD990274

Margaret Francis Shippen

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Margaret Francis Shippen, 1735 - 1794  Search this
Medium:
Unrecorded
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Margaret Francis Shippen: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
MD990275
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MD990275

George Washington

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas?
Type:
Painting
Topic:
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
MD992041
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MD992041

George Washington

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
? on canvas
Type:
Painting
Topic:
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
PC992074
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC992074

Unidentified Man

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Man  Search this
Alleged:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
mid 18th-mid 19th Century
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Dresser  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Charles Willson Peale: Male  Search this
Charles Willson Peale: Literature\Writer  Search this
Charles Willson Peale: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Charles Willson Peale: Visual Arts\Founder\Art Museum  Search this
Charles Willson Peale: Military\Militia\Officer  Search this
Charles Willson Peale: Science and Technology\Scientist\Naturalist  Search this
Charles Willson Peale: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Pennsylvania  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
PC992167
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC992167

General Anthony Wayne

Attribution:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Alleged:
Anthony Wayne, 1 Jan 1745 - 15 Dec 1796  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
18th Century
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Epaulet  Search this
Anthony Wayne: Male  Search this
Anthony Wayne: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
Anthony Wayne: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
Anthony Wayne: Military\Army\Officer\Brigadier General  Search this
Anthony Wayne: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Georgia  Search this
Anthony Wayne: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
Anthony Wayne: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Pennsylvania  Search this
Anthony Wayne: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: [UNLOCATED]
Object number:
UNL01775
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_UNL01775

George Washington

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Weapon\Cannon  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
VA990995
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_VA990995

Jared Ingersoll

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Jared Ingersoll, 1749 - 1822  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
70.3cm x 57cm (27 11/16" x 22 7/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1850-1950
Topic:
Jared Ingersoll: Male  Search this
Jared Ingersoll: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Jared Ingersoll: Politics and Government\US Attorney  Search this
Jared Ingersoll: Politics and Government\Statesman\Signer of Constitution  Search this
Jared Ingersoll: Politics and Government\State Attorney General\Pennsylvania  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: James A. Byrne U.S. Courthouse
Object number:
6 USCH
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_6_USCH

George Washington (Bust length of 1787 type)

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 59.7 × 48.3 cm (23 1/2 × 19")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1787?
Topic:
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Object number:
1912.14.3 PAFA
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1912.14.3_PAFA

Washington after the Battle of Princeton

Title:
George Washington (Trenton type)
Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 236.2 × 148.1 cm (93 × 58 5/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1779?
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Equipment\Wheel  Search this
Weapon\Cannon  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Sash  Search this
Exterior\Military Camp  Search this
Human Figures\Soldier  Search this
Human Figures  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Object number:
1943.16.2 PAFA
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1943.16.2_PAFA

Reverend William White

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
William White, c. 4 Apr 1748 - 17 Jul 1836  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
55.5cm x 46.5cm (21 7/8" x 18 5/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1788?
Topic:
William White: Male  Search this
William White: Literature\Writer\Religious  Search this
William White: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Bishop  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Independence National Historical Park
Website: www.nps.gov/inde/
Object number:
13.311
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_13.311

Reverend William White

Attribution:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
William White, c. 4 Apr 1748 - 17 Jul 1836  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
3.9cm x 3.1cm (1 9/16" x 1 1/4"), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1769
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
William White: Male  Search this
William White: Literature\Writer\Religious  Search this
William White: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Bishop  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Independence National Historical Park
Website: www.nps.gov/inde/
Object number:
3538/CAT#13720
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_3538_CAT_13720

Martha Washington

Artist:
Jane Stuart, 1812 - 1888  Search this
Copy after:
Gilbert Stuart, 3 Dec 1755 - 9 Jul 1828  Search this
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Martha Dandridge Custis Washington, 2 Jun 1731 - 22 May 1802  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 76.2 × 64.8 × 1.6 cm (30 × 25 1/2 × 5/8")
Frame: 92.1 × 79.7 × 8.9 cm (36 1/4 × 31 3/8 × 3 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1800-1825
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Bonnet  Search this
Martha Dandridge Custis Washington: Female  Search this
Martha Dandridge Custis Washington: Politics and Government\First Lady\First Lady of US  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.70.3
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.70.3

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