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Yousuf Karsh

Artist:
Yousuf Karsh, 23 Dec 1908 - 13 Jul 2002  Search this
Sitter:
Yousuf Karsh, 23 Dec 1908 - 13 Jul 2002  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 24 × 19.1 cm (9 7/16 × 7 1/2")
Sheet: 35.1 × 27.8 cm (13 13/16 × 10 15/16")
Mount: 40.7 × 33.1 cm (16 × 13 1/16")
Mat: 55.9 × 40.6 cm (22 × 16")
Culture:
Yousuf Karsh: Canadian  Search this
Yousuf Karsh: European\Armenian  Search this
Yousuf Karsh: European\Turkish  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1946
Topic:
Self-portrait  Search this
Yousuf Karsh: Male  Search this
Yousuf Karsh: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Yousuf Karsh: Literature\Writer\Art  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Estrellita Karsh in memory of Yousuf Karsh
Object number:
NPG.2012.77.58
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Yousuf Karsh
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2012.77.58

Arshile Gorky

Artist:
Raphael Soyer, 25 Dec 1899 - 4 Nov 1987  Search this
Sitter:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor, chalk and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20.3 × 22.9 cm (8 × 9")
Culture:
Arshile Gorky: European\Armenian  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1940
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Cap  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Male  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Abstract Expressionist  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist
Object number:
NPG.73.13
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Raphael Soyer, courtesy of Forum Gallery, New York
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.73.13

Plights of Stardom

Title:
Rouben Mamoulian; Miriam Hopkins; David O. Selznick
Artist:
Don Freeman, 1908 - 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Rouben Mamoulian, 8 Oct 1897 - 4 Dec 1987  Search this
Miriam Hopkins, 1902 - 1965  Search this
David O. Selznick, 10 May 1902 - 22 Jun 1965  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 52.1 × 40.3 cm (20 1/2 × 15 7/8")
Culture:
Rouben Mamoulian: European\Armenian  Search this
Rouben Mamoulian: European\Georgian  Search this
Type:
Print
Date:
1935
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigar  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Interior\Performing Arts\Theatrical\Stage  Search this
Home Furnishings\Lighting Devices\Spot Light  Search this
Human Figures  Search this
Rouben Mamoulian: Male  Search this
Rouben Mamoulian: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Rouben Mamoulian: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Rouben Mamoulian: Performing Arts\Director\Motion Pictures  Search this
Rouben Mamoulian: Performing Arts\Director\Theater  Search this
Rouben Mamoulian: Humanities and Social Sciences\Linguist  Search this
Miriam Hopkins: Female  Search this
Miriam Hopkins: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
David O. Selznick: Male  Search this
David O. Selznick: Performing Arts\Producer\Motion Pictures  Search this
David O. Selznick: Oscar  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.88.174
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Don Freeman
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.88.174

Self-Portrait

Title:
Arshile Gorky
Artist:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher (estimate): 139.7 x 60.6cm (55 x 23 7/8")
Culture:
Arshile Gorky: European\Armenian  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1937
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Male  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Abstract Expressionist  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991613
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991613

Self-Portrait

Title:
Arshile Gorky
Artist:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Medium:
Graphite on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (estimate): 25.1 x 21cm (9 7/8 x 8 1/4")
Culture:
Arshile Gorky: European\Armenian  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1936
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Male  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Abstract Expressionist  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991612
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991612

Self-Portrait

Artist:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
49.5 x 36.2 cm (19 1/2 x 14 1/4" ), Accurate
Culture:
Arshile Gorky: European\Armenian  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1927-1928
Topic:
Arshile Gorky: Male  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Abstract Expressionist  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Art Institute of Chicago
Object number:
130.1991 AIC
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_130.1991_AIC

Self-Portrait at the Age of Nine

Artist:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
31.1 x 26cm (12 1/4 x 10 1/4")
Culture:
Arshile Gorky: European\Armenian  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1928
Topic:
Self-portrait  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Male  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Abstract Expressionist  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Website: https://www.metmuseum.org/
Object number:
2002.145 MMA
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_2002.145_MMA

Portrait of the Artist and His Mother

Artist:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Lady Shushanik, 1880 - 1919  Search this
Medium:
Graphite on squared paper
Dimensions:
30.3cm x 22.6cm (11 15/16" x 8 7/8"), Estimate
Culture:
Arshile Gorky: European\Armenian  Search this
Lady Shushanik: European\Armenian  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1926-1936
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Male  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Abstract Expressionist  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Lady Shushanik: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Gallery of Art
Website: www.nga.gov
Object number:
1979.13.4 (B-30635) NGA
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1979.13.4__B-30635__NGA

Self Portrait at the Age of Nine, 1913

Artist:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30.5 x 26.6cm (12 x 10 1/2")
Culture:
Arshile Gorky: European\Armenian  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1927
Topic:
Self-portrait  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Male  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Abstract Expressionist  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Jason McCoy Gallery
Object number:
DLR00054
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR00054

Arshile Gorky

Artist:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
24 x 16 in. (60.96 x 40.64 cm);
Frame: 25 1/4 x 17 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. (64.14 x 44.45 x 3.81 cm)
Culture:
Arshile Gorky: European\Armenian  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1928
Topic:
Self-portrait  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Male  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Abstract Expressionist  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Website: www.lacma.org/
Object number:
47.30 LACMA
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_47.30_LACMA

Arshile Gorky

Artist:
Philip Evergood, 26 Oct 1901 - 11 Mar 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Culture:
Arshile Gorky: European\Armenian  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
20th Century
Topic:
Arshile Gorky: Male  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Abstract Expressionist  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Art Market
Object number:
DLR02228
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR02228

Michael Arlen

Artist:
Sir Cecil Beaton, 14 Jan 1904 - 18 Jan 1980  Search this
Sitter:
Michael Arlen, 1895 - 1956  Search this
Medium:
Pencil
Dimensions:
Sheet (estimate): 66 × 53.7cm (26 × 21 1/8")
Culture:
Michael Arlen: European\Armenian  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1930s?
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Michael Arlen: Male  Search this
Michael Arlen: Literature\Writer  Search this
Michael Arlen: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Michael Arlen: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Portrait Gallery, London
Object number:
6231 PGl
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_6231_PGl

Myself And My Imaginary Wife

Artist:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Medium:
Oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
21.7 x 36.2 cm (8 9/16 x 14 1/4" )
Culture:
Arshile Gorky: European\Armenian  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1923
Topic:
Arshile Gorky: Male  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Abstract Expressionist  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution
Website: www.hmsg.si.edu
Object number:
66.2150
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_66.2150

Arshile Gorky

Artist:
David Davidovich Burliuk, 1882 - 1967  Search this
Sitter:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Medium:
Charcoal and sanguine on paper
Dimensions:
45.5 x 30 cm (17 15/16 x 11 13/16" ), Estimate
Culture:
Arshile Gorky: European\Armenian  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1941
Topic:
Arshile Gorky: Male  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Abstract Expressionist  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution
Website: www.hmsg.si.edu
Object number:
66.740
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_66.740

The Artist and His Mother

Title:
Arshile Gorky; Lady Shushanik
Artist:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Lady Shushanik, 1880 - 1919  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
152.4 x 127cm (60 x 50")
Culture:
Arshile Gorky: European\Armenian  Search this
Lady Shushanik: European\Armenian  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1926-1936
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Architecture\Wall  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Male  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Abstract Expressionist  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Lady Shushanik: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Whitney Museum of American Art
Object number:
50.17 WMAA
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_50.17_WMAA

Arshile Gorky

Artist:
Raphael Soyer, 25 Dec 1899 - 4 Nov 1987  Search this
Sitter:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30.5cm x 22.8cm (12" x 9"), Sight
Culture:
Arshile Gorky: European\Armenian  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1943-1944
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Scarf  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Male  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Abstract Expressionist  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Brooklyn Museum of Art
Object number:
50.82 Brooklyn
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_50.82_Brooklyn

Arshile Gorky

Artist:
David Davidovich Burliuk, 1882 - 1967  Search this
Sitter:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Medium:
Ink, watercolor and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
35.6 x 26cm (14 x 10 1/4")
Culture:
Arshile Gorky: European\Armenian  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1930
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Male  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Abstract Expressionist  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Whitney Museum of American Art
Object number:
65.87 WMAA
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_65.87_WMAA

Arshile Gorky

Artist:
Saul Schary, 1904 - 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
71.1 x 55.9cm (28 x 22")
Culture:
Arshile Gorky: European\Armenian  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1940s
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Male  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Abstract Expressionist  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Christie's New York
Website: www.christies.com
Object number:
DLR00055
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR00055

Arshile Gorky

Artist:
Raphael Soyer, 25 Dec 1899 - 4 Nov 1987  Search this
Sitter:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
24.1 x 16.5cm (9 1/2 x 6 1/2")
Culture:
Arshile Gorky: European\Armenian  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1940s
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Male  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Abstract Expressionist  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
DLR00926
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR00926

Arshile Gorky

Artist:
Raphael Soyer, 25 Dec 1899 - 4 Nov 1987  Search this
Sitter:
Arshile Gorky, 15 Apr 1904 - 21 Jul 1948  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
61 × 50.8 cm (24 × 20")
Culture:
Arshile Gorky: European\Armenian  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1940
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Male  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Abstract Expressionist  Search this
Arshile Gorky: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
DLR02229
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR02229

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