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John Singleton Copley Self-Portrait

Artist:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 56.5 diameter x 2.5cm (22 1/4 diameter x 1")
Frame: 81.3 x 81.3 x 14.6cm (32 x 32 x 5 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1780-1784
Topic:
Self-portrait  Search this
John Singleton Copley: Male  Search this
John Singleton Copley: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
John Singleton Copley: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\History  Search this
John Singleton Copley: Politics and Government\Loyalist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation with matching funds from the Smithsonian Institution; Frame conserved with funds from the Smithsonian Women's Committee
Object number:
NPG.77.22
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Exhibition:
American Origins
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 144
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.22

Henry Laurens

Artist:
Valentine Green, 1739 - 1813  Search this
Copy after:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Laurens, 6 Mar 1724 - 8 Dec 1792  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 58.5 x 40.5 cm (23 1/16 x 15 15/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1782
Topic:
Printed Material\Document\Scroll  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.65.46
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John Hancock

Attribution:
John Coles, Sr., 1748 - 1809?  Search this
Copy after:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
John Hancock, 12 Jan 1737 - 8 Oct 1793  Search this
Medium:
Hand-colored etching on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 27 x 22.5 cm (10 5/8 x 8 7/8")
Sheet: 31.8 x 22.9 cm (12 1/2 x 9")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1795
Topic:
Costume\Hair Accessory\Wig  Search this
John Hancock: Male  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
John Hancock: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.75.47
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.75.47

Samuel Adams

Artist:
Samuel Okey, active 1765 - 1780  Search this
Copy after:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Adams, 27 Sep 1722 - 2 Oct 1803  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint
Dimensions:
31.6cm x 24.9cm (12 7/16" x 9 13/16"), Image
Type:
Print
Date:
1775
Topic:
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Samuel Adams: Male  Search this
Samuel Adams: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Samuel Adams: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Samuel Adams: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Samuel Adams: Politics and Government\Lieutenant Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.76.9
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Data Source:
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.76.9

Henry Laurens

Artist:
William G. Armstrong, 1823 - 1890  Search this
Copy after:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Laurens, 6 Mar 1724 - 8 Dec 1792  Search this
Medium:
Ink wash on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 11.8cm x 10.5cm (4 5/8" x 4 1/8")
Sheet: 22.7cm x 18.2cm (8 15/16" x 7 3/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1835
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Desk  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
Object number:
NPG.77.289
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National Portrait Gallery
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.289

Joseph Warren

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Warren, 11 Jun 1741 - 17 Jun 1775  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
125.7cm x 100.3cm (49 1/2" x 39 1/2"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  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
Joseph Warren: Male  Search this
Joseph Warren: Politics and Government\Public Official  Search this
Joseph Warren: Military\Soldier\Revolution  Search this
Joseph Warren: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
Joseph Warren: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Joseph Warren: Literature\Writer\Magazine article  Search this
Joseph Warren: Politics and Government\Patriot  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.33
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Data Source:
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.33

John Hancock

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
John Hancock, 12 Jan 1737 - 8 Oct 1793  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 16.3 x 10.1 cm (6 7/16 x 4")
Sheet: 17.9 x 10.5 cm (7 1/16 x 4 1/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
1776
Topic:
John Hancock: Male  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
John Hancock: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.86
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Data Source:
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.86

John Hancock

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
John Hancock, 12 Jan 1737 - 8 Oct 1793  Search this
Medium:
Relief cut
Dimensions:
7.5cm x 6.2cm (2 15/16" x 2 7/16"), Accurate
Type:
Print
Date:
1776
Topic:
Illustration  Search this
John Hancock: Male  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
John Hancock: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.79.82
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.79.82

Samuel Adams

Artist:
Paul Revere, 1 Jan 1735 - 10 May 1818  Search this
Copy after:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Adams, 27 Sep 1722 - 2 Oct 1803  Search this
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
10.5cm x 9.4cm (4 1/8" x 3 11/16"), Image
Type:
Print
Date:
1774
Topic:
Weapon\Spear  Search this
Equipment\Shield  Search this
Religious\Angel  Search this
Samuel Adams: Male  Search this
Samuel Adams: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Samuel Adams: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Samuel Adams: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Samuel Adams: Politics and Government\Lieutenant Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.108
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.108

John Hancock

Artist:
Joseph H. Seymour, active 1791 - c. 1822  Search this
Copy after:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
John Hancock, 12 Jan 1737 - 8 Oct 1793  Search this
Medium:
Etching and engraving on paper
Dimensions:
25.1cm x 21.2cm (9 7/8" x 8 3/8"), Image
Type:
Print
Date:
1794
Topic:
Costume\Hair Accessory\Wig  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Bird  Search this
John Hancock: Male  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
John Hancock: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.31
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John Hancock

Artist:
Joseph Hiller, Sr., 1748 - 1814  Search this
Copy after:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
John Hancock, 12 Jan 1737 - 8 Oct 1793  Search this
Medium:
Hand-colored mezzotint on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 22.7 x 20.3cm (8 15/16 x 8")
Sheet: 25.1 x 20.3cm (9 7/8 x 8")
Type:
Print
Date:
1775
Topic:
John Hancock: Male  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
John Hancock: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.88.68
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
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John Hancock

Artist:
William Smith, 1750? - 1825?  Search this
Copy after:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
John Hancock, 12 Jan 1737 - 8 Oct 1793  Search this
Medium:
Hand-colored mezzotint on paper
Dimensions:
image: 31.5cm x 24.9cm (12 3/8" x 9 13/16"), Accurate
Sheet: 35.2cm x 24.9cm (13 7/8" x 9 13/16"), Accurate
Type:
Print
Date:
1775
Topic:
John Hancock: Male  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
John Hancock: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.89.168
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.89.168

John Singleton Copley

Artist:
William Daniell, 1769 - 1837  Search this
Copy after:
George Dance, 1741 - 1825  Search this
Sitter:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 21.3cm x 12cm (8 3/8" x 4 3/4")
Sheet: 41.4cm x 28.2cm (16 5/16" x 11 1/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1811-1814
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Stock  Search this
John Singleton Copley: Male  Search this
John Singleton Copley: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
John Singleton Copley: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\History  Search this
John Singleton Copley: Politics and Government\Loyalist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.91.19
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.91.19

Henry White

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
Henry White, 1732 - 1786  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Accurate: 76.2 x 63.5 cm (30 x 25")
Frame: 92.9 × 80 × 6.4 cm (36 9/16 × 31 1/2 × 2 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Tricorne  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Button  Search this
Henry White: Male  Search this
Henry White: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Henry White: Politics and Government\Loyalist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. and Mrs. R. Hilles Graham
Object number:
S/NPG.72.20
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.72.20

Samuel Cooper

Artist:
Valentine Green, 1739 - 1813  Search this
Copy after:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Cooper, 28 Mar 1725 - 23 Dec 1783  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 31.6 x 25.1cm (12 7/16 x 9 7/8")
Sheet: 39.6 x 30.7cm (15 9/16 x 12 1/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1784
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Stock  Search this
Samuel Cooper: Male  Search this
Samuel Cooper: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Pastor  Search this
Samuel Cooper: Politics and Government\Patriot  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.77.81
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Data Source:
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edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.77.81

Death of Major Pierson

Artist:
James Heath, 1757 - 1834  Search this
Copy after:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
Francis Peirson, 1757 - 1781  Search this
Medium:
Line engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 57.1 x 77.5cm (22 1/2 x 30 1/2")
Sheet: 64.9 x 88.1cm (25 9/16 x 34 11/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1796
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Feather  Search this
Weapon\Cannon  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Drum  Search this
Human Figures\Soldier  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Bayonet  Search this
Exterior\Street  Search this
Human Figures\Crowd  Search this
Francis Peirson: Male  Search this
Francis Peirson: Military\Army\Officer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.78.34
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.78.34

Andrew Oliver

Artist:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
Andrew Oliver, 28 Mar 1706 - 3 Mar 1774  Search this
Medium:
Oil on copper
Dimensions:
Frame: 21 x 18.4 x 1.9cm (8 1/4 x 7 1/4 x 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1758
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Andrew Oliver: Male  Search this
Andrew Oliver: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Andrew Oliver: Politics and Government\Lieutenant Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Andrew Oliver: Politics and Government\Loyalist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Conserved with funds from the Smithsonian Women's Committee Frame conserved with funds from the Smithsonian Women's Committee
Object number:
NPG.78.218
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Exhibition:
American Origins
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 144
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.218

Thomas Hancock

Artist:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Hancock, 13 Jul 1703 - 1 Aug 1764  Search this
Medium:
Oil on copper
Dimensions:
Sight: 9.5 x 7.6cm (3 3/4 x 3")
Frame: 23.2 x 25.7 x 1.9cm (9 1/8 x 10 1/8 x 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1758
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Thomas Hancock: Male  Search this
Thomas Hancock: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution Conserved with funds from the Smithsonian Women's Committee
Object number:
NPG.81.17
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.81.17

Lydia Henchman Hancock

Artist:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
Lydia Henchman Hancock, 1714 - 1777  Search this
Medium:
Oil on copper
Dimensions:
Image/Plate (sight): 10.2 x 7.6cm (4 x 3")
Frame: 26 x 23.2 x 1.9cm (10 1/4 x 9 1/8 x 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1766
Topic:
Costume\Outerwear\Shawl  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Bonnet  Search this
Miniature  Search this
Lydia Henchman Hancock: Female  Search this
Lydia Henchman Hancock: Society and Social Change\Wife  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Charles H. Wood Conserved with funds from the Smithsonian Women's Committee
Object number:
S/NPG.81.4
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edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.81.4

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
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
American Origins
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 140
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.65.45

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