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John Tyler

Artist:
John Sartain, 24 Oct 1808 - 25 Oct 1897  Search this
Copy after:
James Reid Lambdin, 10 May 1807 - 31 Jan 1889  Search this
Sitter:
John Tyler, 29 Mar 1790 - 18 Jan 1862  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint on paper
Dimensions:
52.3cm x 36.9cm (20 9/16" x 14 1/2"), Image
Type:
Print
Date:
1842
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Architecture\Building\Capitol  Search this
Architecture\Building\Capitol\US Capitol  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
John Tyler: Male  Search this
John Tyler: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
John Tyler: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
John Tyler: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
John Tyler: Education\Administrator\University\Chancellor  Search this
John Tyler: Politics and Government\US Senator\Virginia  Search this
John Tyler: Politics and Government\State Legislator\West Virginia  Search this
John Tyler: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
John Tyler: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.83.165
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George Washington

Title:
The American Kings
Attribution:
Nicholas Eustache Maurin, 1799 - 1850  Search this
Copy after:
Gilbert Stuart, 3 Dec 1755 - 9 Jul 1828  Search this
Lithographer:
Pendleton Lithography Company, active c. 1825 - 1836  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 29.6 × 24.7 cm (11 5/8 × 9 3/4")
Sheet: 39 × 30.9 cm (15 3/8 × 12 3/16")
Mat: 56 × 40.7 cm (22 1/16 × 16")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1828
Topic:
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table\Writing table  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
Object number:
NPG.79.83
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George Washington

Artist:
John Galland, 1796 - 1817?  Search this
Copy after:
F. Bartoli  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Stipple engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 28.9 × 22.7 cm (11 3/8 × 8 15/16")
Sheet: 38.9 × 28.5 cm (15 5/16 × 11 1/4")
Mat: 56 × 40.7 cm (22 1/16 × 16")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1810
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Architecture\Building\Tent  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Epaulet  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Medal\Society of the Cincinnati  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
Object number:
NPG.79.205
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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
James McArdell, c. 1729 - 1765  Search this
Copy after:
Benjamin Wilson, 1721 - 1788  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint
Dimensions:
Image: 30.8 × 25 cm (12 1/8 × 9 13/16")
Sheet: 35 × 25.6 cm (13 3/4 × 10 1/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1761
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Nature & Environment\Lightning  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.77
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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Francois Denis Nee, 1732 - 1817  Search this
Copy after:
Louis Carrogis De Carmontelle, 1717 - 1806  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Image: 31 × 19.2 cm (12 3/16 × 7 9/16")
Sheet: 35.8 × 22 cm (14 1/8 × 8 11/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1781
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Vehicle\Ship\Sailing ship  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.218
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.218

William Shirley

Artist:
Peter Pelham, 1697 - 1751  Search this
Copy after:
John Smibert, 1688 - 1751  Search this
Sitter:
William Shirley, 1694 - 24 Mar 1771  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 30.2 × 25 cm (11 7/8 × 9 13/16")
Sheet: 35.5 × 25.6 cm (14 × 10 1/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1747
Topic:
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Costume\Hair Accessory\Wig  Search this
Vehicle\Ship\Sailing ship  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
William Shirley: Male  Search this
William Shirley: Military\Army\Officer\British  Search this
William Shirley: Politics and Government\Governor\Colonial Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
William Shirley: Politics and Government\Governor\Bahamas  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.75.80
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National Portrait Gallery
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.75.80

Thomas Ustick Walter

Artist:
Albert Newsam, 20 May 1809 - 20 Nov 1864  Search this
Copy after:
John B. Neagle, 4 Nov 1796 - 17 Sep 1865  Search this
Lithographer:
Lehman & Duval Lithography Company, active 1835 - 1837  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Ustick Walter, 4 Sep 1804 - 3 Oct 1887  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 15 × 14 cm (5 7/8 × 5 1/2")
Sheet: 39.3 × 32 cm (15 1/2 × 12 5/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
1835-1837
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Muttonchops  Search this
Thomas Ustick Walter: Male  Search this
Thomas Ustick Walter: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Thomas Ustick Walter: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.109
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Andrew Jackson

Artist:
Albert Newsam, 20 May 1809 - 20 Nov 1864  Search this
Copy after:
William James Hubard, 1807 - 1862  Search this
Lithographer:
Cephas Grier Childs, 1793 - 1871  Search this
Sitter:
Andrew Jackson, 15 Mar 1767 - 8 Jun 1845  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 48.6 × 35 cm (19 1/8 × 13 3/4")
Sheet: 70.7 × 52.6 cm (27 13/16 × 20 11/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1834
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Architecture\Window  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:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.79.203
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Washington Irving and his Literary Friends at Sunnyside

Artist:
Christian Schussele, 16 Apr 1824 - 1879  Search this
Designer:
Felix Octavius Carr Darley, 23 Jun 1822 - 27 Mar 1888  Search this
Sitter:
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman, 1813 - 1871  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., 29 Aug 1809 - 7 Oct 1894  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne, 4 Jul 1804 - 19 May 1864  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 27 Feb 1807 - 24 Mar 1882  Search this
Nathaniel Parker Willis, 20 Jan 1806 - 20 Jan 1867  Search this
James Kirke Paulding, 22 Aug 1778 - 6 Apr 1860  Search this
William Cullen Bryant, 3 Nov 1794 - 12 Jun 1878  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy, 25 Oct 1795 - 18 Aug 1870  Search this
William Gilmore Simms, 17 Apr 1806 - 11 Jun 1870  Search this
Fitz-Greene Halleck, 8 Jul 1790 - 19 Nov 1867  Search this
William Hickling Prescott, 4 May 1796 - 28 Jan 1859  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson, 25 May 1803 - 27 Apr 1882  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper, 15 Sep 1789 - 14 Sep 1851  Search this
George Bancroft, 3 Oct 1800 - 17 Jan 1891  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 134.6 x 199.4 x 3.8cm (53 x 78 1/2 x 1 1/2")
Frame: 158.8 x 224.8 x 14cm (62 1/2 x 88 1/2 x 5 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1864
Topic:
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Artwork\Painting  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Bookcase  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Dog  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Male  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Military\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Education\Administrator\University\Trustee  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Maryland  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Male  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Literature\Writer  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Education\Educator\Professor\College  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Communications\Translator  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Humanities and Social Sciences\Linguist  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Education\Educator\Librarian  Search this
Fitz-Greene Halleck: Male  Search this
Fitz-Greene Halleck: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Fitz-Greene Halleck: Literature\Writer\Satirist  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Male  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Humanities and Social Sciences\Philosopher\Transcendentalist  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Male  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Education\Educator\Professor\College  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Magazine article  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Male  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Literature\Writer\Magazine article  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Consul  Search this
William Hickling Prescott: Male  Search this
William Hickling Prescott: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
William Hickling Prescott: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Nathaniel Parker Willis: Male  Search this
Nathaniel Parker Willis: Literature\Writer  Search this
Nathaniel Parker Willis: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Nathaniel Parker Willis: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Nathaniel Parker Willis: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Male  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Communications\Journalist  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Newspaper  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne: Male  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Consul\US Consul  Search this
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
George Bancroft: Male  Search this
George Bancroft: Literature\Writer  Search this
George Bancroft: Military\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
George Bancroft: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
George Bancroft: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman: Male  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman: Literature\Writer\Biographer  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Literary  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman: Literature\Writer\Travel  Search this
James Kirke Paulding: Male  Search this
James Kirke Paulding: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
James Kirke Paulding: Military\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
James Kirke Paulding: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
William Gilmore Simms: Male  Search this
William Gilmore Simms: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.82.147
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Exhibition:
American Origins
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 120
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.82.147

Dr. John Morgan

Artist:
Angelica Kauffmann, 30 Oct 1741 - 5 Nov 1807  Search this
Sitter:
John Morgan, 10 Jun 1735 - 15 Oct 1789  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Frame: 144.1 x 108.3 x 5.7cm (56 3/4 x 42 5/8 x 2 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1764
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Printed Material\Newspaper  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Robe\Banyan  Search this
John Morgan: Male  Search this
John Morgan: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
John Morgan: Literature\Writer\Medical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; this acquisition was made possible by a generous contribution from the James Smithson Society
Object number:
NPG.78.221
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Exhibition:
American Origins
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 150a
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.221

James Armstrong Thome

Attribution:
Nathaniel Jocelyn, 1796 - 1881  Search this
Sitter:
James Armstrong Thome, 20 Jan 1813 - 4 Mar 1873  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 86.4 x 69.5cm (34 x 27 3/8")
Frame: 105.7 x 87.6 x 6cm (41 5/8 x 34 1/2 x 2 3/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1840
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
James Armstrong Thome: Male  Search this
James Armstrong Thome: Literature\Writer  Search this
James Armstrong Thome: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
James Armstrong Thome: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Pastor  Search this
James Armstrong Thome: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.91.204
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Exhibition:
American Origins
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 122
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.91.204

Henry Laurens

Artist:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Laurens, 6 Mar 1724 - 8 Dec 1792  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
137.5cm x 103cm (54 1/8" x 40 9/16"), Accurate
Frame: 155.9 x 121.9 x 9.2cm (61 3/8 x 48 x 3 5/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1782
Topic:
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Carpet  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Henry Laurens: Male  Search this
Henry Laurens: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Henry Laurens: Politics and Government\Government Official  Search this
Henry Laurens: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Henry Laurens: Military\Militia\Officer  Search this
Henry Laurens: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Planter  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the National Gallery of Art; gift of the A.W. Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust, 1942
Object number:
NPG.65.45
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Exhibition:
American Origins
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 140
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.65.45

George Washington (Constable-Hamilton Portrait)

Artist:
Gilbert Stuart, 3 Dec 1755 - 9 Jul 1828  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 130.2 × 102.4cm (51 1/4 × 40 5/16")
Frame: 149.9 x 123.8 x 9.5cm (59 x 48 3/4 x 3 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1797
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Exterior\Waterscape\Seascape  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Vehicle\Ship\Sailing ship  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  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: Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Object number:
2005.27
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_2005.27

William Cobbett

Artist:
Nicholas Eustache Maurin, 1799 - 1850  Search this
Copy after:
George S. Cook, 23 Feb 1819 - 27 Nov 1902  Search this
Lithographer:
Lemercier Lithography Company, active 1837 - 1887  Search this
Sitter:
William Cobbett, 9 Mar 1763 - 18 Jun 1835  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 44 × 34.4 cm (17 5/16 × 13 9/16")
Sheet: 61 × 45.4 cm (24 × 17 7/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
1830
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Architecture\Arch  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Carpet  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Inkstand  Search this
William Cobbett: Male  Search this
William Cobbett: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.86.43
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.86.43

Battle at Great Bethel

Title:
The American Cyclops, the Hero of New Orleans, and Spoiler of Silver Spoons
Artist:
Adalbert John Volck, 14 Apr 1828 - 26 Mar 1912  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin Butler, 5 Nov 1818 - 11 Jan 1893  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 8.1 × 11.8 cm (3 3/16 × 4 5/8")
Book closed: 20 × 16.1 cm (7 7/8 × 6 5/16")
Book open: 20 × 32 cm (7 7/8 × 12 5/8")
Type:
Bound Object
Date:
1868
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drinking vessel\Glass  Search this
Container\Bottle  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Spider  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Yachting  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.128.E
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.128.E

Franklin Pierce

Artist:
Ulysses Dow Tenney, 8 Apr 1826 - 1908  Search this
Sitter:
Franklin Pierce, 23 Nov 1804 - 8 Oct 1869  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
243.8cm x 150.8cm (96" x 59 3/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1874
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Shoes  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Rug  Search this
Franklin Pierce: Male  Search this
Franklin Pierce: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Franklin Pierce: Politics and Government\US Senator\New Hampshire  Search this
Franklin Pierce: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Franklin Pierce: Military\Army\Officer\Brigadier General  Search this
Franklin Pierce: Politics and Government\US Congressman\New Hampshire  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: State of New Hampshire
Object number:
NH030074
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NH030074

Self-Portrait with H

Title:
Federico Castellon Self-Portrait
Artist:
Federico Castellon, 14 Sep 1914 - 1971  Search this
Sitter:
Federico Castellon, 14 Sep 1914 - 1971  Search this
Hilda Greenfield Castellon, ? - 2000  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 20 × 15.4 cm (7 7/8 × 6 1/16")
Sheet: 28.2 × 20.6 cm (11 1/8 × 8 1/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
1942
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture\Statue  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Federico Castellon: Male  Search this
Federico Castellon: Visual Arts\Artist\Printmaker  Search this
Federico Castellon: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Federico Castellon: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator  Search this
Federico Castellon: Visual Arts\Art Instructor  Search this
Hilda Greenfield Castellon: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Hilda Greenfield Castellon: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.89.48
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Federico Castellon
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.89.48

The Emancipation Proclamation

Artist:
Adalbert John Volck, 14 Apr 1828 - 26 Mar 1912  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
Medium:
Transfer lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 13.4 × 18 cm (5 1/4 × 7 1/16")
Sheet: 24.4 × 30.5 cm (9 5/8 × 12")
Type:
Print
Date:
1864
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Male  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Military\Soldier  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Illinois  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\State Senator\Illinois  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Crafts and Trades\Boat builder  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.79.95.V
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.79.95.V

Unidentified Man (formerly alleged Samuel Blodget, Jr.)

Title:
Samuel Blodget
Portrait of a Boston Merchant
Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Former attribution:
John Trumbull, 6 Jun 1756 - 10 Nov 1843  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Man  Search this
Formerly alleged:
Samuel Blodget, Jr., 28 Aug 1757 - 11 Apr 1814  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 89.6 x 69.2cm (35 1/4 x 27 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1784
Topic:
Vehicle\Ship  Search this
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Architecture\Arch  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Shoes  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table\Writing table  Search this
Costume\Robe\Banyan  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Samuel Blodget, Jr.: Male  Search this
Samuel Blodget, Jr.: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Samuel Blodget, Jr.: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
Samuel Blodget, Jr.: Business and Finance\Economist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NA/PG.10-188
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NA_PG.10-188

George Washington

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Oil on glass reverse
Dimensions:
27 x 20.3cm (10 5/8 x 8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
early 19th Century
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Folk Art  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: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
65.868/256.396
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_65.868_256.396

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