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Joseph Addison Alexander

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Alleged:
Joseph Addison Alexander  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Joseph Addison Alexander: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Old Print Shop, Inc.
Website: www.oldprintshop.com/
Object number:
PA010071
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Osceola

Artist:
A. Ford, active 1826  Search this
Copy after:
J. H. Bufford Lithography Company, active 1835 - 1890  Search this
John Rogers Vinton, 1801 - 1847  Search this
Sitter:
Osceola, c. 1804 - 30 Jan 1838  Search this
Medium:
Watercolour
Dimensions:
25.7 x 21cm (10 1/8 x 8 1/4")
Culture:
Osceola: Native American\American Indian\Southeastern\Seminole  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1838
Topic:
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Weapon\Knife  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Feather  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Grass  Search this
Nature & Environment\Water\River  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Turban  Search this
Osceola: Male  Search this
Osceola: Native American\Leader  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Old Print Shop, Inc.
Website: www.oldprintshop.com/
Object number:
NY900592
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Samuel Adams

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  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:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
121.9cm x 99.1cm (48" x 39")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table\Writing table  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:
Owner: The Old Print Shop, Inc.
Website: www.oldprintshop.com/
Object number:
NY990080
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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
David Martin, 1736/7 - 1798  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas mounted on board
Dimensions:
127.2 × 101.4 cm (50 1/16 × 39 15/16")
Frame: 154.9 × 129.5 × 10.2 cm (61 × 51 × 4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1767
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture  Search this
Costume\Hair Accessory\Wig  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:
Owner: The White House
Website: www.whitehouse.gov
Object number:
L/NPG.1.2019
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Exhibition:
American Origins
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 150a
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James Madison

Attribution:
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Sitter:
James Madison, 16 Mar 1751 - 28 Jun 1836  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on paper
Dimensions:
22.5cm x 17.6cm (8 7/8" x 6 15/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1796-1797
Topic:
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: Independence National Historical Park
Website: www.nps.gov/inde/
Object number:
PA300238
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George Percy

Artist:
Herbert Luther Smith, 1811 - 1870  Search this
Copy after:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
George Percy, 1580 - 1632  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
63.5cm x 76.2cm (25" x 30"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1853
Topic:
George Percy: Male  Search this
George Percy: Politics and Government\Government Official\Colonial Government Official  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Virginia Museum of History and Culture
Website: https://www.virginiahistory.org/
Object number:
854.2
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James Madison

Artist:
Gilbert Stuart, 3 Dec 1755 - 9 Jul 1828  Search this
Sitter:
James Madison, 16 Mar 1751 - 28 Jun 1836  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Frame: 91.8 x 79.7 x 5.9cm (36 1/8 x 31 3/8 x 2 5/16")
Stretcher: 74.9 x 62.4cm (29 1/2 x 24 9/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1804
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Bookcase  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: Colonial Williamsburg
Object number:
G1945-23
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Samuel F. Bancroft

Artist:
John Miers, 1758 - 1821  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel F. Bancroft, born late 18th Century  Search this
Medium:
Oil on plaster
Dimensions:
Sight: 8.3 × 5.2 cm (3 1/4 × 2 1/16")
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
c. 1785-1800
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Silhouette  Search this
Samuel F. Bancroft: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Yale University, Franklin Collection
Website: https://franklinpapers.yale.edu/
Object number:
CT231169
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Frank See-Lat-See

Artist:
Lily Matilda Norling Hardwick, 1890 - 1944  Search this
Sitter:
Chief Frank See-Lat-See, 1858 - 1937  Search this
Culture:
Chief Frank See-Lat-See: Native American\American Indian\Plateau\Yakama  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
early 20th Century
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Sash  Search this
Nature & Environment\Mountain  Search this
Chief Frank See-Lat-See: Male  Search this
Chief Frank See-Lat-See: Law and Law Enforcement\Police  Search this
Chief Frank See-Lat-See: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
WA040028
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Robert Goodloe Harper

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Goodloe Harper, 1765 - 1825  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
74.1 × 62.9 cm (29 3/16 × 24 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1810-1820
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Button  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Jabot  Search this
Robert Goodloe Harper: Male  Search this
Robert Goodloe Harper: Politics and Government\US Senator  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Maryland Historical Society
Website: www.mdhs.org/
Object number:
1986.24
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Mrs. Jacob Tilton Slade (Elizabeth Rogers)

Attribution:
Chester Harding, 1 Sep 1792 - 10 Apr 1866  Search this
Former attribution:
Gilbert Stuart, 3 Dec 1755 - 9 Jul 1828  Search this
Sitter:
Elizabeth Rogers Slade, 1798 - 1826  Search this
Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
70.5 × 55.9 cm (27 3/4 × 22")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1823
Topic:
Costume\Outerwear\Shawl  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Costume\Hair Accessory\Comb  Search this
Elizabeth Rogers Slade: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
MA992172
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Sarah Webster Dewey

Artist:
Benjamin Franklin Mason, 31 Mar 1804 - 15 Jan 1871  Search this
Sitter:
Sarah Webster Dewey  Search this
Medium:
Oil on wood
Dimensions:
Sight: 77.5 × 62.9 cm (30 1/2 × 24 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c.1837
Topic:
Sarah Webster Dewey: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
VT-D-76
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Hon. Stephen Dewey

Artist:
Benjamin Franklin Mason, 31 Mar 1804 - 15 Jan 1871  Search this
Sitter:
Stephen Dewey, 1778 - 1871  Search this
Medium:
Oil on wood
Dimensions:
Sight: 76.8 × 63.5 cm (30 1/4 × 25")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1837
Topic:
Stephen Dewey: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
VT-D-77
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Portrait of a Gentleman

Title:
Albert Brisbane
Winfield Scott
Possible Attribution:
William John Wilgus, 1819 - 1853  Search this
Sitter:
Albert Brisbane, 1809 - 1890  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 73.7 × 62.2 × 4.4 cm (29 × 24 1/2 × 1 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1839-1841
Topic:
Costume\Outerwear\Coat  Search this
Albert Brisbane: Male  Search this
Albert Brisbane: Society and Social Change\Reformer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
MD990158
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Albert Brisbane

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Albert Brisbane, 1809 - 1890  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas.
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1839
Topic:
Albert Brisbane: Male  Search this
Albert Brisbane: Society and Social Change\Reformer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
MD990160
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Albert Brisbane

Title:
Self Portrait
Attribution:
Albert Brisbane, 1809 - 1890  Search this
Sitter:
Albert Brisbane, 1809 - 1890  Search this
Medium:
Oil on wood panel
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\New York\Genesee\Batavia
Date:
c. 1824
Topic:
Self-portrait  Search this
Albert Brisbane: Male  Search this
Albert Brisbane: Society and Social Change\Reformer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
MD990161
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Jean in the Pink Dress

Title:
Jean Bellows
Artist:
George Wesley Bellows, 12 Aug 1882 - 8 Jan 1925  Search this
Sitter:
Jean Bellows, 1915 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
1921
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Equipment\Umbrella\Parasol  Search this
Jean Bellows: Female  Search this
Jean Bellows: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Mr. & Mrs. Earl Booth
Object number:
DC990178
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Robert Goodloe Harper

Artist:
Harper Pennington, 1854 - 1920  Search this
Other attribution:
Robert Field, 1769? - 1819  Search this
Possibly after:
Rembrandt Peale, 22 Feb 1778 - 3 Oct 1860  Search this
Charles Bird King, 26 Sep 1785 - 18 Mar 1862  Search this
John Wesley Jarvis, 1780 - 14 Jan 1840  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Goodloe Harper, 1765 - 1825  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 76.2 × 61 cm (30 × 24")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1875-1920
Topic:
Robert Goodloe Harper: Male  Search this
Robert Goodloe Harper: Politics and Government\US Senator  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Maryland Historical Society
Website: www.mdhs.org/
Object number:
1885.1.1
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Archibald Bulloch Family

Artist:
Henry Benbridge, 20 Oct 1743 - 25 Jan 1812  Search this
Sitter:
Archibald Bulloch, 1730 - 1775  Search this
Mary Bulloch  Search this
James B. Bulloch  Search this
Jane Bulloch  Search this
Archibald Stobo Bulloch  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
243.8 × 182.9 cm (96 × 72")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1775
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Nature & Environment\Fruit  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Stool  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Imaginary  Search this
Archibald Bulloch: Male  Search this
Archibald Bulloch: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Archibald Bulloch: Politics and Government\Governor\Georgia  Search this
Archibald Bulloch: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Georgia  Search this
Archibald Bulloch: Military\Militia\Militiaman  Search this
Mary Bulloch: Female  Search this
James B. Bulloch: Male  Search this
Jane Bulloch: Female  Search this
Archibald Stobo Bulloch: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
GA900004
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Barack Obama (Serious)

Artist:
Chuck Close, born 5 Jul 1940  Search this
Sitter:
Barack Hussein Obama, born 4 Aug 1961  Search this
Medium:
Jacquard tapestry
Dimensions:
Tapestry: 236.2 x 190.5 cm (93 x 75")
Culture:
Barack Hussein Obama: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Textile
Date:
2012
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Pin\Lapel pin  Search this
Decorative Arts\Textile  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Barack Hussein Obama: Male  Search this
Barack Hussein Obama: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Barack Hussein Obama: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Barack Hussein Obama: Politics and Government\US Senator\Illinois  Search this
Barack Hussein Obama: Politics and Government\State Senator\Illinois  Search this
Barack Hussein Obama: Nobel Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Estate of Ian M. Cumming
Object number:
EXH.BO.01
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