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Francisco Perez Pacheco

Artist:
Leonardo Barbieri, 1810 - 1873?  Search this
Sitter:
Francisco Perez Pacheco, 1790 - 1860  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
100.3 x 80cm (39 1/2 x 31 1/2")
Culture:
Francisco Perez Pacheco: Hispanic  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1852
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Francisco Perez Pacheco: Male  Search this
Francisco Perez Pacheco: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Landowner  Search this
Francisco Perez Pacheco: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Carriage  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: de Saisset Museum
Website: www.scu.edu/deSaisset/
Object number:
1.757 DSM
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Abraham Lincoln

Artist:
Thomas Hicks, 18 Oct 1823 - 8 Oct 1890  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
62.4cm x 49.6cm (24 9/16" x 19 1/2"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1860
Topic:
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: Chicago History Museum
Website: www.chicagohs.org/
Website: www.chicagohistory.org
Object number:
1959.212
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John William Sandford

Artist:
Thomas Sully, 19 Jun 1783 - 5 Nov 1872  Search this
Sitter:
John William Sandford, 1800 - 1870  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
81.3 × 63.5cm (32 × 25")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia
Date:
1830
Topic:
John William Sandford: Male  Search this
John William Sandford: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Banker\Bank Cashier  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: El Paso Museum of Art
Website: www.elpasoartmuseum.org/
Object number:
1987.3.1
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Colonel Jacob Fowle

Artist:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
Jacob Fowle, 1704 - before 1778  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 127 x 102.9cm (50 x 40 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1761/1763
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Costume\Hair Accessory\Wig  Search this
Nature & Environment\Rock  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Sash  Search this
Jacob Fowle: Male  Search this
Jacob Fowle: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Jacob Fowle: Military\Militia\Officer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
37.3 DE/CGA
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Proud Raven

Title:
The First White Man Pole
Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
Medium:
Wood/section of totem pole
Dimensions:
182.9 x 45.7 cm (72 x 18" )
Type:
Sculpture
Place:
United States\Alaska\Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan\Tongass Island
Date:
c. 1883
Topic:
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: Alaska State Museum
Website: www.museums.state.ak.us/asmhome.html
Object number:
41-32
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Bermuda Group

Title:
George Berkeley, philosopher, with his wife and friends
Artist:
John Smibert, 1688 - 1751  Search this
Sitter:
John Smibert, 1688 - 1751  Search this
Richard Dalton, 1690? - 1790?  Search this
John Wainwright, Esquire, late 17th - 18th Century  Search this
Miss Handcock, 18th Century  Search this
John James, ? - 1741  Search this
Anne Forster Berkeley, 1700 - 1786  Search this
Henry Berkeley, 1729 - after 1756  Search this
Bishop George Berkeley, 12 Mar 1685 - 14 Jan 1753  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
61 × 70 cm (24 × 27 9/16")
Culture:
John Smibert: European\British\Scottish  Search this
Bishop George Berkeley: European\Irish  Search this
Richard Dalton: European\British\English  Search this
John James: European\British\English  Search this
John Wainwright, Esquire: European\Irish  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1729-1731
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Printed Material\Document\Scroll  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Rug\Oriental  Search this
John Smibert: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
John Smibert: Male  Search this
John Smibert: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
John Smibert: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
John Smibert: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant\Dry goods merchant  Search this
Bishop George Berkeley: Male  Search this
Bishop George Berkeley: Humanities and Social Sciences\Philosopher  Search this
Bishop George Berkeley: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Bishop  Search this
Richard Dalton: Male  Search this
Richard Dalton: Business and Finance\Worker\Clerical Worker\Secretary  Search this
Miss Handcock: Female  Search this
John James: Male  Search this
John James: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Anne Forster Berkeley: Female  Search this
Henry Berkeley: Male  Search this
John Wainwright, Esquire: Male  Search this
John Wainwright, Esquire: Politics and Government\Government Official\British  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Gallery of Ireland
Website: www.nationalgallery.ie/
Object number:
465 NGI
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Adolph Lewisohn

Artist:
George Gershwin, 26 Sep 1898 - 11 Jul 1937  Search this
Sitter:
Adolph Lewisohn, 1849 - 1938  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor and oil on paper
Dimensions:
55.3 x 34.7cm (21 3/4 x 13 11/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1930-1940
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Adolph Lewisohn: Male  Search this
Adolph Lewisohn: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Financier  Search this
Adolph Lewisohn: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Columbia University, Art Properties
Website: library.columbia.edu/locations/avery/art-properties.html
Object number:
64.1.1 CU
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James J. Hoey

Artist:
C. Bosseron Chambers, 1883 - 1964?  Search this
Sitter:
James J. Hoey, 1877 - 1941  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
135.9 x 88.9cm (53 1/2 x 35")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Handkerchief  Search this
James J. Hoey: Male  Search this
James J. Hoey: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive  Search this
James J. Hoey: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Insurance Agent  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Columbia University, Art Properties
Website: library.columbia.edu/locations/avery/art-properties.html
Object number:
69.8.1 CU
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Emerson McMillin

Artist:
James Carroll Beckwith, 1852 - 1917  Search this
Sitter:
Emerson McMillin  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
80.5 x 67.6cm (31 11/16 x 26 5/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1912
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Chain  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Pin  Search this
Emerson McMillin: Male  Search this
Emerson McMillin: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Banker  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Columbia University, Art Properties
Website: library.columbia.edu/locations/avery/art-properties.html
Object number:
81.5.1 CU
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Abraham Lincoln

Artist:
Leonard Wells Volk, 1828 - 1895  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
76 x 56 cm (29 15/16 x 22 1/16" ), Estimate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1860-1895
Topic:
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: El Paso Museum of Art
Website: www.elpasoartmuseum.org/
Object number:
84.3.1 EPMA
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Samuel Logan Higginbottom

Artist:
Sarah Swenson  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Logan Higginbottom, born 1921  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
121.1 x 82.6cm (47 11/16 x 32 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Samuel Logan Higginbottom: Male  Search this
Samuel Logan Higginbottom: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Columbia University, Art Properties
Website: library.columbia.edu/locations/avery/art-properties.html
Object number:
90.7 CU
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Samuel S. Camp

Artist:
Joseph Allen Haskell, 1808 - 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel S. Camp, 1796 - 1874  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher (estimate): 76.2 × 61cm (30 × 24")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1840-1865
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Samuel S. Camp: Male  Search this
Samuel S. Camp: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Iron  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Salisbury Association
Website: salisburyassn.org
Object number:
9 SA
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William Swift Dalliba

Artist:
Bryant Baker, 8 Jul 1881 - 29 Mar 1970  Search this
Sitter:
William Swift Dalliba, 1848 - 1921  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Estimate: 59 x 53 x 32cm (23 1/4 x 20 7/8 x 12 5/8")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1914
Topic:
William Swift Dalliba: Male  Search this
William Swift Dalliba: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
William Swift Dalliba: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Banker  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
CA060016
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John H. Schoenberger

Artist:
Thomas Sully, 19 Jun 1783 - 5 Nov 1872  Search this
Sitter:
John H. Schoenberger, 1810 - 1889  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 74.3 x 61.2cm (29 1/4 x 24 1/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1841
Topic:
John H. Schoenberger: Male  Search this
John H. Schoenberger: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
John H. Schoenberger: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Iron  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
CA210035
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Charles King

Artist:
Samuel Lovett Waldo, 6 Apr 1783 - 16 Feb 1861  Search this
William Jewett, 1792 - 1874  Search this
Sitter:
Charles King, 1789 - 1867  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
110.2 x 84.5cm (43 3/8 x 33 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Charles King: Male  Search this
Charles King: Education\Administrator\University\President  Search this
Charles King: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Columbia University, Art Properties
Website: library.columbia.edu/locations/avery/art-properties.html
Object number:
COO.105 CU
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Alonzo Barton Hepburn

Artist:
August Franzen, 1863 - 7 Sep 1938  Search this
Sitter:
Alonzo Barton Hepburn, 1846 - 1922  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
120.3 x 82.1cm (47 3/8 x 32 5/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1910
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Chain  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Pince-nez  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Pin  Search this
Alonzo Barton Hepburn: Male  Search this
Alonzo Barton Hepburn: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Financier  Search this
Alonzo Barton Hepburn: Education\Administrator\University\Trustee  Search this
Alonzo Barton Hepburn: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Club\President  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Columbia University, Art Properties
Website: library.columbia.edu/locations/avery/art-properties.html
Object number:
COO.1195 CU
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Abram Stevens Hewitt

Artist:
Leon Joseph Florentin Bonnat, 20 Jun 1833 - 8 Sep 1922  Search this
Sitter:
Abram Stevens Hewitt, 31 Jul 1822 - 18 Jan 1903  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
69.2 x 55.3cm (27 1/4 x 21 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1889
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Chain  Search this
Abram Stevens Hewitt: Male  Search this
Abram Stevens Hewitt: Education\Administrator  Search this
Abram Stevens Hewitt: Education\Administrator\University\Trustee  Search this
Abram Stevens Hewitt: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Abram Stevens Hewitt: Politics and Government\US Congressman\New York  Search this
Abram Stevens Hewitt: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Iron  Search this
Abram Stevens Hewitt: Politics and Government\Public Official\Mayor\New York, NY  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Columbia University, Art Properties
Website: library.columbia.edu/locations/avery/art-properties.html
Object number:
COO.125 CU
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Leo Hendrik Baekland

Artist:
Alvin Alfred Lee  Search this
Sitter:
Leo Hendrik Baekeland, 1863 - 1944  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 63.1 × 50.6 cm (24 13/16 × 19 15/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
20th Century
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Leo Hendrik Baekeland: Male  Search this
Leo Hendrik Baekeland: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist  Search this
Leo Hendrik Baekeland: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Leo Hendrik Baekeland: Science and Technology\Scientist\Chemist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Columbia University, Art Properties
Website: library.columbia.edu/locations/avery/art-properties.html
Object number:
COO.1414 CU
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Augustus C. Long

Artist:
William F. Draper, 24 Dec 1912 - 26 Oct 2003  Search this
Sitter:
Augustus C. Long, 1904 - 2001  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
104.1 x 90.2cm (41 x 35 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1975
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Watch\Wrist watch  Search this
Augustus C. Long: Male  Search this
Augustus C. Long: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Oil  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Columbia University, Art Properties
Website: library.columbia.edu/locations/avery/art-properties.html
Object number:
COO.1466 CU
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Alonzo Barton Hepburn

Artist:
Mrs. Bushrod B. Howard  Search this
Copy after:
John White Alexander, 7 Oct 1856 - 31 May 1915  Search this
Sitter:
Alonzo Barton Hepburn, 1846 - 1922  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
71.4 x 55.9cm (28 1/8 x 22")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Alonzo Barton Hepburn: Male  Search this
Alonzo Barton Hepburn: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Financier  Search this
Alonzo Barton Hepburn: Education\Administrator\University\Trustee  Search this
Alonzo Barton Hepburn: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Club\President  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Columbia University, Art Properties
Website: library.columbia.edu/locations/avery/art-properties.html
Object number:
COO.1539 CU
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