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Edwin Forrest

Attribution:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Printer:
Chicago Albumen Works  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Modern albumen print from wet plate collodion negative
Dimensions:
Image: 24.5 × 7.4 cm (9 5/8 × 2 15/16")
Sheet: 28 × 19.7 cm (11 × 7 3/4")
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Frederick Hill Meserve Collection
Object number:
NPG.81.M91.D2
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National Portrait Gallery
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Edwin Forrest

Attribution:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Printer:
Chicago Albumen Works  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Modern albumen print from wet plate collodion negative
Dimensions:
Image: 8.9 × 6.3 cm (3 1/2 × 2 1/2")
Sheet: 15 × 12.6 cm (5 7/8 × 4 15/16")
Mat: 35.6 × 28 cm (14 × 11")
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Frederick Hill Meserve Collection
Object number:
NPG.81.M92.D1
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
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Edwin Forrest

Attribution:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Printer:
Chicago Albumen Works  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Modern albumen print from wet plate collodion negative
Dimensions:
Image (M91): 9.2 × 6.5 cm (3 5/8 × 2 9/16")
Sheet: 13.8 × 24.9 cm (5 7/16 × 9 13/16")
Mat: 35.6 × 27.9 cm (14 × 11")
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Frederick Hill Meserve Collection
Object number:
NPG.81.M91.D1
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
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Edwin Forrest

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Former attribution:
Charles Cromwell Ingham, 1796 - 1863  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
48.5cm x 37.6cm (19 1/8" x 14 13/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1827
Topic:
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Object number:
1933.10.24 PAFA
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Edwin Forrest

Artist:
John Henri Isaac Browere, 18 Nov 1790 - 10 Sep 1834  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1827
Topic:
Mask\Life mask  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: New York State Historical Association
Object number:
N-208.61
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Edwin Forrest

Artist:
John Henri Isaac Browere, 18 Nov 1790 - 10 Sep 1834  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Type:
Sculpture
Topic:
Mask\Life mask  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: New York State Historical Association
Object number:
N-240.40
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Edwin Forrest as a Young Man

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
William Forrest, Jr., 1800 - 1834  Search this
Formerly alleged:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas on wood
Dimensions:
74cm x 61cm (29 1/8" x 24"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1824-1850
Topic:
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
William Forrest, Jr.: Male  Search this
William Forrest, Jr.: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
William Forrest, Jr.: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Edwin Forrest Home for Retired Actors (closed)
Website: https://actorsfund.org/
Object number:
5 EFH
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Edwin Forrest

Title:
Unidentified Man
Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Man  Search this
Formerly alleged:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.2cm x 63.5cm (30" x 25")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1800-1850
Topic:
None  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Website: https://www.metmuseum.org/
Object number:
64.97.5 MMA
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Edwin Forrest as King Lear

Artist:
Peter Frederick Rothermel, 1817? - 1895  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
72.5cm x 60cm (28 9/16" x 23 5/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1840-1870
Topic:
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Edwin Forrest Home for Retired Actors (closed)
Website: https://actorsfund.org/
Object number:
10 EFH
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Edwin Forrest, Young as Shakespeare

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
53.5cm x 43cm (21 1/16" x 16 15/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1825-1840
Topic:
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Edwin Forrest Home for Retired Actors (closed)
Website: https://actorsfund.org/
Object number:
15 EFH
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Edwin Forrest

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
86cm x 66cm (33 7/8" x 26"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1840
Topic:
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Edwin Forrest Home for Retired Actors (closed)
Website: https://actorsfund.org/
Object number:
226 EFH
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Catalog of American Portraits
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edanmdm:npg_226_EFH

Edwin Forrest as a Young Man

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Other attribution:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
84.5cm x 66.3cm (33 1/4" x 26 1/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1825-1840
Topic:
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Edwin Forrest Home for Retired Actors (closed)
Website: https://actorsfund.org/
Object number:
25 EFH
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Edwin Forrest as Rollo

Artist:
John B. Neagle, 4 Nov 1796 - 17 Sep 1865  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
64cm x 52.5cm (25 3/16" x 20 11/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1838
Topic:
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Edwin Forrest Home for Retired Actors (closed)
Website: https://actorsfund.org/
Object number:
2 EFH
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
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edanmdm:npg_2_EFH

Edwin Forrest

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Positive cut on paper
Dimensions:
25.3cm x 19cm (9 15/16" x 7 1/2"), Sight
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
c. 1825-1850
Topic:
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Edwin Forrest Home for Retired Actors (closed)
Website: https://actorsfund.org/
Object number:
36 EFH
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edanmdm:npg_36_EFH

Edwin Forrest

Artist:
Junius Brutus Stearns, 1810 - 1885  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 83cm x 67.2cm (32 11/16" x 26 7/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1840-1860
Topic:
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: de Young Memorial Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Website: deyoung.famsf.org/
Object number:
40676 FAMSF (de Y)
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Catalog of American Portraits
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edanmdm:npg_40676_FAMSF__de_Y_

Edwin Forrest in Middle Age

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
75cm x 62cm (29 1/2" x 24 7/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1845-1870
Topic:
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Edwin Forrest Home for Retired Actors (closed)
Website: https://actorsfund.org/
Object number:
6 EFH
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
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Edwin Forrest

Artist:
Henry Inman, 28 Oct 1801 - 17 Jan 1846  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Oil on wood
Dimensions:
18.5cm x 16.4cm (7 5/16" x 6 7/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1832
Topic:
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Edwin Forrest Home for Retired Actors (closed)
Website: https://actorsfund.org/
Object number:
7 EFH
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_7_EFH

Edwin Forrest as Coriolanius

Artist:
Thomas Ball, 3 Jun 1819 - 1911  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
244cm x 91.5cm x 91.5cm (96 1/16" x 36" x 36"), Estimate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1865
Topic:
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Edwin Forrest Home for Retired Actors (closed)
Website: https://actorsfund.org/
Object number:
PA120031
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PA120031

Edwin Forrest

Artist:
Thomas Ball, 3 Jun 1819 - 1911  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
70cm x 42cm x 30cm (27 9/16" x 16 9/16" x 11 13/16"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1862
Topic:
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Edwin Forrest Home for Retired Actors (closed)
Website: https://actorsfund.org/
Object number:
PA120032
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PA120032

Edwin Forrest

Artist:
Edward Dalton Marchant, 1806 - 1887  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
74.5cm x 61.8cm (29 5/16" x 24 5/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1852
Topic:
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Edwin Forrest Home for Retired Actors (closed)
Website: https://actorsfund.org/
Object number:
PA120034
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PA120034

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