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Jascha Heifetz

Artist:
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - May 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Jascha Heifetz, 2 Feb 1901 - 12 Dec 1987  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on board
Dimensions:
Image: 56.8 x 38.4 cm (22 3/8 x 15 1/8")
Culture:
Jascha Heifetz: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Jascha Heifetz: European\Russian  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1943
Topic:
Jascha Heifetz: Male  Search this
Jascha Heifetz: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Violinist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. Boris Chaliapin and Irina Chaliapin Murphy
Object number:
NPG.89.76
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Jascha Heifetz

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Printer:
Joseph Horne Company  Search this
Sitter:
Jascha Heifetz, 2 Feb 1901 - 12 Dec 1987  Search this
Medium:
Halftone and wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 18.7 x 12 cm (7 3/8 x 4 3/4")
Sheet: 20.2 x 13.3 cm (7 15/16 x 5 1/4")
Culture:
Jascha Heifetz: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Jascha Heifetz: European\Russian  Search this
Type:
Print
Date:
1918
Topic:
Jascha Heifetz: Male  Search this
Jascha Heifetz: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Violinist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.91.9
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Jascha Heifetz

Artist:
Henry Major, 1889 - 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Jascha Heifetz, 2 Feb 1901 - 12 Dec 1987  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 30.1 x 22.7 cm (11 7/8 x 8 15/16")
Culture:
Jascha Heifetz: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Jascha Heifetz: European\Russian  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1930
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Jascha Heifetz: Male  Search this
Jascha Heifetz: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Violinist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.86.197
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William Zorach

Artist:
Aline Fruhauf, 1907 - 1978  Search this
Sitter:
William Zorach, 28 Feb 1887 - Nov 1966  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on Bristol board
Dimensions:
Image: 22 x 18.5 cm. (8 11/16 x 7 5/16")
Sheet: 31.8 x 25 cm. (12 1/2 x 9 13/16")
Culture:
William Zorach: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1936
Topic:
William Zorach: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
William Zorach: Male  Search this
William Zorach: Visual Arts\Artist\Sculptor  Search this
William Zorach: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
William Zorach: Visual Arts\Designer\Graphic Designer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Erwin Vollmer
Object number:
NPG.83.47.B
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Aline Fruhauf
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Leopold Godowski

Artist:
Leopold Gould Seyffert, 6 Jan 1887 - 13 Jun 1956  Search this
Sitter:
Leopold Godowski, 13 Feb 1870 - 21 Nov 1938  Search this
Medium:
Charcoal on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 63.8 x 48.6 cm (25 1/8 x 19 1/8")
Culture:
Leopold Godowski: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Place:
United States\Maine\Hancock\Mount Desert Island\Seal Harbor
Date:
1916
Topic:
Leopold Godowski: Male  Search this
Leopold Godowski: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Leopold Godowski: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist  Search this
Leopold Godowski: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.2007.258
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Jascha Heifetz

Artist:
George Hurrell, 1904 - 17 May 1992  Search this
Sitter:
Jascha Heifetz, 2 Feb 1901 - 12 Dec 1987  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/sheet/mount: 91.4 x 121.9 cm (36 x 48")
Culture:
Jascha Heifetz: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Jascha Heifetz: European\Russian  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1942
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Violin  Search this
Jascha Heifetz: Male  Search this
Jascha Heifetz: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Violinist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of David R. Davis II
Object number:
NPG.88.122.4
Restrictions & Rights:
© Profiles in History
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William Zorach

Artist:
Marguerite Thompson Zorach, 1887 - 1968  Search this
Sitter:
William Zorach, 28 Feb 1887 - Nov 1966  Search this
Medium:
Graphite on paper
Dimensions:
Other: 41.3 x 31.7cm (16 1/4 x 12 1/2")
Mat: 71.1 x 55.9cm (28 x 22")
Culture:
William Zorach: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1935
Topic:
William Zorach: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
William Zorach: Male  Search this
William Zorach: Visual Arts\Artist\Sculptor  Search this
William Zorach: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
William Zorach: Visual Arts\Designer\Graphic Designer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Halpert Foundation in memory of Edith Gregor Halpert
Object number:
NPG.75.29
Restrictions & Rights:
© The Zorach Collection, LLC
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Ben Shahn

Artist:
Alexander Calder, 22 Jul 1898 - 11 Nov 1976  Search this
Sitter:
Ben Shahn, 12 Sep 1898 - 14 Mar 1969  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 64.8 x 32.4cm (25 1/2 x 12 3/4")
Sheet: 75.4 x 54cm (29 11/16 x 21 1/4")
Mat: 91.4 x 66cm (36 x 26")
Culture:
Ben Shahn: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Ben Shahn: European\Russian  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1963
Topic:
None  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Ben Shahn: Male  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Printmaker\Lithographer  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.98.26
Restrictions & Rights:
© Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
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Ben Shahn

Artist:
Jonathan Shahn, born 1938  Search this
Sitter:
Ben Shahn, 12 Sep 1898 - 14 Mar 1969  Search this
Medium:
Copper and bronze
Dimensions:
30cm (11 13/16"), Accurate
Culture:
Ben Shahn: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Ben Shahn: European\Russian  Search this
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1967
Topic:
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Ben Shahn: Male  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Printmaker\Lithographer  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.70.54
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Sidney Hillman

Cast after:
Jo Davidson, 30 Mar 1883 - 2 Jan 1952  Search this
Foundry:
Roman Bronze Works, Inc.  Search this
Sitter:
Sidney Hillman, 23 Apr 1887 - 10 Jul 1946  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
49.5cm x 20.5cm x 22.5cm (19 1/2" x 8 1/16" x 8 7/8")
Culture:
Sidney Hillman: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1978 cast after 1939 original
Topic:
Sidney Hillman: Male  Search this
Sidney Hillman: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Labor leader  Search this
Sidney Hillman: Politics and Government\Government Official\Presidential Advisor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Dr. Maury Leibovitz
Object number:
NPG.78.193
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Al Jolson

Artist:
Samuel Johnson Woolf, 12 Feb 1880 - 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Al Jolson, 26 May 1886 - 23 Oct 1950  Search this
Medium:
Charcoal on paper
Dimensions:
60cm x 48.2cm (23 5/8" x 19"), Image
Culture:
Al Jolson: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Al Jolson: European\Russian  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1942
Topic:
Al Jolson: Male  Search this
Al Jolson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Al Jolson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Al Jolson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.263
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of S.J. Woolf
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Jascha Heifetz

Artist:
Aline Fruhauf, 1907 - 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Jascha Heifetz, 2 Feb 1901 - 12 Dec 1987  Search this
Medium:
India ink, pencil and opaque white on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 17.5 x 11.8 cm (6 7/8 x 4 5/8")
Sheet: 27.1 x 17.5 cm (10 11/16 x 6 7/8")
Culture:
Jascha Heifetz: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Jascha Heifetz: European\Russian  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1928
Topic:
None  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette holder  Search this
Jascha Heifetz: Male  Search this
Jascha Heifetz: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Violinist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Erwin Vollmer
Object number:
NPG.83.262
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Aline Fruhauf
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William Zorach

Artist:
Aline Fruhauf, 1907 - 1978  Search this
Sitter:
William Zorach, 28 Feb 1887 - Nov 1966  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 21.6 x 18cm (8 1/2 x 7 1/16")
Plate: 40.8 x 29.1cm (16 1/16 x 11 7/16")
Culture:
William Zorach: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Type:
Print
Date:
1936
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Tool\Hammer  Search this
Tool\Chisel  Search this
William Zorach: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
William Zorach: Male  Search this
William Zorach: Visual Arts\Artist\Sculptor  Search this
William Zorach: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
William Zorach: Visual Arts\Designer\Graphic Designer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Erwin Vollmer
Object number:
NPG.83.48
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Aline Fruhauf
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Al Jolson

Artist:
Herman Perlman, 1904 - 9 Sep 1995  Search this
Sitter:
Al Jolson, 26 May 1886 - 23 Oct 1950  Search this
Medium:
India ink and gouache on board
Dimensions:
Image: 30.6 × 25.4 cm (12 1/16 × 10")
Culture:
Al Jolson: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Al Jolson: European\Russian  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1935
Topic:
Caricature  Search this
Al Jolson: Male  Search this
Al Jolson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Al Jolson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Al Jolson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist
Object number:
NPG.86.28
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Ben Shahn

Artist:
James Joseph Kearns, born 1924  Search this
Sitter:
Ben Shahn, 12 Sep 1898 - 14 Mar 1969  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Height: 8.9cm (3 1/2"), Accurate
Culture:
Ben Shahn: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Ben Shahn: European\Russian  Search this
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1958
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Ben Shahn: Male  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Printmaker\Lithographer  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Dr. and Mrs. Irving F. Burton
Object number:
NPG.93.49
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This is the Life

Title:
Al Jolson
Artist:
John Frew, c. 1875 - c. 1925  Search this
Sitter:
Al Jolson, 26 May 1886 - 23 Oct 1950  Search this
Medium:
Halftone on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 34.6 x 27.1cm (13 5/8 x 10 11/16")
Culture:
Al Jolson: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Al Jolson: European\Russian  Search this
Type:
Print
Date:
1914
Topic:
Sheet music  Search this
Commercial  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Al Jolson: Male  Search this
Al Jolson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Al Jolson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Al Jolson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Saul Zalesch
Object number:
S/NPG.2005.87
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Ben Shahn

Artist:
Stefan Martin, 1936 - 1994  Search this
Sitter:
Ben Shahn, 12 Sep 1898 - 14 Mar 1969  Search this
Medium:
Woodcut and intaglio
Dimensions:
31.3cm x 23cm (12 5/16" x 9 1/16"), Image
Culture:
Ben Shahn: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Ben Shahn: European\Russian  Search this
Type:
Print
Date:
1970
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Ben Shahn: Male  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Printmaker\Lithographer  Search this
Ben Shahn: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of S. Dillon Ripley
Object number:
S/NPG.71.5
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Sidney Hillman

Artist:
Carlos Baca-Flor, 1867 - 1941  Search this
Sitter:
Sidney Hillman, 23 Apr 1887 - 10 Jul 1946  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.2cm x 55.2cm (30" x 21 3/4"), Accurate
Culture:
Sidney Hillman: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1937
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Sidney Hillman: Male  Search this
Sidney Hillman: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Labor leader  Search this
Sidney Hillman: Politics and Government\Government Official\Presidential Advisor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Amalgamated Clothing Workers Union of America
Object number:
NPG.71.39
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Bernard Berenson

Artist:
Walter Ernest Tittle, 9 Oct 1883 - 27 Mar 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Bernard Berenson, 26 Jun 1865 - 6 Oct 1959  Search this
Medium:
Drypoint on paper
Dimensions:
14.6cm x 13.3cm (5 3/4" x 5 1/4"), Image
Culture:
Bernard Berenson: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Type:
Print
Date:
1932
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Bernard Berenson: Male  Search this
Bernard Berenson: Literature\Writer  Search this
Bernard Berenson: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Art  Search this
Bernard Berenson: Visual Arts\Art Historian  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.79.88
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William Zorach

Artist:
Robert Disraeli, 1905 - 1988  Search this
Sitter:
William Zorach, 28 Feb 1887 - Nov 1966  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
21.5cm x 17.4cm (8 7/16" x 6 7/8"), Image
Culture:
William Zorach: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1936
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture  Search this
Interior\Studio\Art  Search this
Home Furnishings\Mirror  Search this
William Zorach: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
William Zorach: Male  Search this
William Zorach: Visual Arts\Artist\Sculptor  Search this
William Zorach: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
William Zorach: Visual Arts\Designer\Graphic Designer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.83.125
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