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Abbott Thayer Death Mask/Life Mask

Collection Creator:
Murray, Richard N., 1942-2006  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1997
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Richard Murray research material regarding Abbott Handerson Thayer is owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Richard Murray research material regarding Abbott Handerson Thayer, 1948-2004, bulk 1994-2001. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
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Life mask of Marcel Duchamp

Artist:
Ettore Salvatore, 1902 - 1990  Search this
Sitter:
Marcel Duchamp, 28 Jul 1887 - 2 Oct 1968  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
Without Base: 26.7 x 15.2 x 14.6cm (10 1/2 x 6 x 5 3/4")
Culture:
Marcel Duchamp: European\French  Search this
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
after 1945
Topic:
Mask\Life mask  Search this
Marcel Duchamp: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Marcel Duchamp: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Pietro S. Nivola
Object number:
NPG.2010.15
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ettore Salvatore
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2010.15

Anne Sullivan Macy

Artist:
Onorio Ruotolo, 3 Mar 1888 - 18 Dec 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Anne Mansfield Sullivan Macy, 14 Apr 1866 - 20 Oct 1936  Search this
Medium:
Plaster and bronze patina
Dimensions:
52cm (20 1/2"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1916
Topic:
Mask\Life mask  Search this
Anne Mansfield Sullivan Macy: Female  Search this
Anne Mansfield Sullivan Macy: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Anne Mansfield Sullivan Macy: Society and Social Change\Physically disabled\Blind  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.75.17
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.75.17

Maude Adams

Artist:
Rudulph Evans, 1 Feb 1878 - 1960  Search this
Foundry:
Roman Bronze Works, Inc.  Search this
Sitter:
Maude Adams, 11 Nov 1872 - 17 Jul 1953  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Height: 15.2cm (6"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1909
Topic:
Mask\Life mask  Search this
Maude Adams: Female  Search this
Maude Adams: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Maude Adams: Education\Educator\Professor\College  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Frank A. Vanderlip, Jr.
Object number:
NPG.81.102
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.81.102

George Washington

Artist:
Augustus Lenci, 1800 - 1900?  Search this
Copy after:
Jean-Antoine Houdon, 1741 - 1828  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
31cm (12 3/16"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1785-1843
Topic:
Mask\Life mask  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; gift of Mrs. William D. Chandler
Object number:
NPG.72.37
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.72.37

Helen Adams Keller

Artist:
Onorio Ruotolo, 3 Mar 1888 - 18 Dec 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Helen Adams Keller, 27 Jun 1880 - 1 Jun 1968  Search this
Medium:
Plaster and bronze patina
Dimensions:
52.5cm (20 11/16"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1916
Topic:
Mask\Life mask  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Female  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Literature\Writer  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Humanitarian  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Society and Social Change\Physically disabled\Blind  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Society and Social Change\Physically disabled\Deaf  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.75.16
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Data Source:
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.75.16

General Winfield Scott

Attribution:
William J. Stone, 1798 - 1865  Search this
Sitter:
Winfield Scott, 13 Jun 1786 - 29 May 1866  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
24.6cm x 16.5cm (9 11/16" x 6 1/2"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1852
Topic:
Mask\Life mask  Search this
Winfield Scott: Male  Search this
Winfield Scott: Literature\Writer  Search this
Winfield Scott: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Winfield Scott: Politics and Government\Public Official  Search this
Winfield Scott: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Winfield Scott: Military\Army\Officer\War of 1812  Search this
Winfield Scott: Military\Army\Officer\Mexican War  Search this
Winfield Scott: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Katheryne Simons
Object number:
NPG.81.108
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.81.108

Stephen Arnold Douglas

Cast after:
Leonard Wells Volk, 1828 - 1895  Search this
Studio:
Joseph Ternbach, 1897? - 1982  Search this
Sitter:
Stephen Arnold Douglas, 23 Apr 1813 - 3 Jun 1861  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
22.8cm (9"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1962 cast after 19th century original
Topic:
Mask\Life mask  Search this
Stephen Arnold Douglas: Male  Search this
Stephen Arnold Douglas: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Stephen Arnold Douglas: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Stephen Arnold Douglas: Politics and Government\US Senator\Illinois  Search this
Stephen Arnold Douglas: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Illinois  Search this
Stephen Arnold Douglas: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Illinois  Search this
Stephen Arnold Douglas: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\State Supreme Court Justice\Illinois  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Joseph Ternbach
Object number:
NPG.69.8
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Andrew William Mellon

Artist:
Jo Davidson, 30 Mar 1883 - 2 Jan 1952  Search this
Sitter:
Andrew William Mellon, 24 Mar 1855 - 26 Aug 1937  Search this
Medium:
Terra cotta
Dimensions:
Without Base: 26.7 x 14.9 x 12.7cm (10 1/2 x 5 7/8 x 5")
Base: 15.1 x 13 x 11.4cm (5 15/16 x 5 1/8 x 4 1/2")
With Base: 39.4 x 14.9 x 12.7cm (15 1/2 x 5 7/8 x 5")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1927-1935
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Mask\Life mask  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Male  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Treasury  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Ambassador  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Financier  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Visual Arts\Philanthropist  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Visual Arts\Art Collector  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Dr. Maury Leibovitz Conserved with funds from the Smithsonian Women's Committee
Object number:
NPG.77.322
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.322

Abraham Lincoln

Cast after:
Leonard Wells Volk, 1828 - 1895  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
14.6 x 21.6 x 23.5cm (5 3/4 x 8 1/2 x 9 1/4")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1917 cast after 1860 original
Topic:
Mask\Life mask  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; transfer from the National Museum of American History
Object number:
NPG.71.24
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Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.71.24

Abraham Lincoln

Cast after:
Clark Mills, 13 Dec 1810 - 12 Jan 1883  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
17.1 x 20.3 x 29.8cm (6 3/4 x 8 x 11 3/4")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1917 cast after 1865 original
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Mask\Life mask  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; transfer from the National Museum of American History
Object number:
NPG.71.26
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Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.71.26

Herbert Clark Hoover

Artist:
Eleanor Allen, 1870 - 1970?  Search this
Sitter:
Herbert Clark Hoover, 10 Aug 1874 - 20 Oct 1964  Search this
Medium:
White painted plaster
Dimensions:
24.5 x 16 x 16cm (9 5/8 x 6 5/16 x 6 5/16")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1919
Topic:
Mask\Life mask  Search this
Herbert Clark Hoover: Male  Search this
Herbert Clark Hoover: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Herbert Clark Hoover: Science and Technology\Engineer  Search this
Herbert Clark Hoover: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Commerce  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Herbert Hoover Presidential Library And Museum
Website: www.hoover.archives.gov/
Object number:
62.3.53
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_62.3.53

George Washington

Attribution:
Jean-Antoine Houdon, 1741 - 1828  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
Accurate: 27 x 21.5 x 11cm (10 5/8 x 8 7/16 x 4 5/16")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1785-1792
Topic:
Mask\Life mask  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: Library Company of Philadelphia
Website: www.librarycompany.org/
Object number:
PA020055
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PA020055

Abraham Lincoln

Artist:
Leonard Wells Volk, 1828 - 1895  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1860
Topic:
Mask\Life mask  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:
Owner: The Lilly Library, Indiana University
Website: www.indiana.edu/~liblilly/
Object number:
IN030167
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Martin Van Buren

Artist:
John Henri Isaac Browere, 18 Nov 1790 - 10 Sep 1834  Search this
Sitter:
Martin Van Buren, 5 Dec 1782 - 24 Jul 1862  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
72.4 x 53.4 x 28.6cm (28 1/2 x 21 x 11 1/4")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1833
Topic:
Mask\Life mask  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Male  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\US Senator\New York  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\State Senator\New York  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\State Attorney General\New York  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: New York State Historical Association
Object number:
N-204.61
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Catalog of American Portraits
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edanmdm:npg_N-204.61

John Adams

Artist:
John Henri Isaac Browere, 18 Nov 1790 - 10 Sep 1834  Search this
Sitter:
John Adams, 30 Oct 1735 - 4 Jul 1826  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1825
Topic:
Mask\Life mask  Search this
John Adams: Male  Search this
John Adams: Literature\Writer  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: New York State Historical Association
Object number:
N-233.40
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Catalog of American Portraits
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edanmdm:npg_N-233.40

Martin Van Buren

Artist:
John Henri Isaac Browere, 18 Nov 1790 - 10 Sep 1834  Search this
Sitter:
Martin Van Buren, 5 Dec 1782 - 24 Jul 1862  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
72.4 cm X 53.4 cm X 28.6 cm
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1833
Topic:
Mask\Life mask  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Male  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\US Senator\New York  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\State Senator\New York  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\State Attorney General\New York  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: New York State Historical Association
Object number:
N-236.40
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
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edanmdm:npg_N-236.40

Thomas Jefferson

Artist:
John Henri Isaac Browere, 18 Nov 1790 - 10 Sep 1834  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Jefferson, 13 Apr 1743 - 4 Jul 1826  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
70.5 × 45.7 × 33cm (27 3/4 × 18 × 13")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1825
Topic:
Mask\Life mask  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Male  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Education\Founder\University  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: New York State Historical Association
Object number:
N-241.40
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Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_N-241.40

James Madison

Artist:
John Henri Isaac Browere, 18 Nov 1790 - 10 Sep 1834  Search this
Sitter:
James Madison, 16 Mar 1751 - 28 Jun 1836  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
73.7 x 49.1 x 31.2cm (29 x 19 5/16 x 12 5/16")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1825
Topic:
Mask\Life mask  Search this
James Madison: Male  Search this
James Madison: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Virginia  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
James Madison: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\Statesman\Signer of Constitution  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: New York State Historical Association
Object number:
N-244.40
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_N-244.40

Clark Mills Self-Portrait

Artist:
Clark Mills, 13 Dec 1810 - 12 Jan 1883  Search this
Sitter:
Clark Mills, 13 Dec 1810 - 12 Jan 1883  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
55.9cm (22"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1840-1850
Topic:
Self-portrait  Search this
Mask\Life mask  Search this
Clark Mills: Male  Search this
Clark Mills: Visual Arts\Artist\Sculptor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum; gift of the National Institute, 1862
Object number:
NPG.70.30
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.70.30

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