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Ferdinand Marie de Lesseps

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Ferdinand Marie de Lesseps, 1805 - 1894  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas on panel
Dimensions:
Sight: 154.5 x 102.6cm (60 13/16 x 40 3/8")
Culture:
Ferdinand Marie de Lesseps: European\French  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1882
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Pince-nez  Search this
Printed Material\Map  Search this
Ferdinand Marie de Lesseps: Male  Search this
Ferdinand Marie de Lesseps: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Ferdinand Marie de Lesseps: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Newberry Library
Website: www.newberry.org/
Object number:
NL 096
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George Calvert

Possible attribution:
Florence Mackubin, 1861 - 1918  Search this
Copy after:
Daniel Mytens the Elder, c. 1590 – 1647/48  Search this
Sitter:
George Calvert, 1580 - 1632  Search this
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Ruff  Search this
Weapon\Hilt  Search this
George Calvert: Male  Search this
George Calvert: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
George Calvert: Natural Resources\Pioneer\Colonizer  Search this
George Calvert: Society and Social Change\Founder  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: [UNLOCATED]
Object number:
UNL01926
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Robert Whitney Waterman

Artist:
Mary Curtis Richardson, 1848 - 1931  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Whitney Waterman, 1826 - 1891  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
125.1cm x 99.6cm (49 1/4" x 39 3/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1892
Topic:
Robert Whitney Waterman: Male  Search this
Robert Whitney Waterman: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
Robert Whitney Waterman: Politics and Government\Governor\California  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: California Department Of General Services
Website: www.dgs.ca.gov/dgs/Home.aspx
Object number:
086-83-15
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William Matson

Artist:
James A. Wilder, 1865 - 1965?  Search this
Sitter:
William Matson, 1849 - 1917  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
90.3cm x 75.2cm (35 9/16" x 29 5/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1890-1917
Topic:
William Matson: Male  Search this
William Matson: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Golden Gate National Recreation Area, National Park Service
Website: www.nps.gov/goga/
Object number:
11386
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Henry Burden

Artist:
Erastus Dow Palmer, 2 Apr 1817 - 9 Mar 1904  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Burden, 22 Apr 1791 - 19 Jan 1871  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Culture:
Henry Burden: European\British\Scottish  Search this
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1862
Topic:
Henry Burden: Male  Search this
Henry Burden: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
Henry Burden: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Henry Burden: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Iron  Search this
Henry Burden: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Metalworker\Ironmaster  Search this
Henry Burden: Business and Finance\Transportation\Shipbuilder  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Albany Institute of History and Art
Website: www.albanyinstitute.org/
Object number:
1907.32 AIHA
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James Buchanan Eads

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
James Buchanan Eads, 23 May 1820 - 8 Mar 1887  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 67.1 x 53.8 cm (26 7/16 x 21 3/16" ), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1880
Topic:
James Buchanan Eads: Male  Search this
James Buchanan Eads: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
James Buchanan Eads: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer  Search this
James Buchanan Eads: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
James Buchanan Eads: Science and Technology\Engineer\Civil  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Missouri Historical Society
Website: www.mohistory.org
Object number:
1915.70.1
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Captain Blodgett

Artist:
John Trumbull, 6 Jun 1756 - 10 Nov 1843  Search this
Possibly:
William Blodgett, 1750 - 1850?  Search this
Samuel Blodget, Jr., 28 Aug 1757 - 11 Apr 1814  Search this
Medium:
Graphite on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11.4 x 7.3cm (4 1/2 x 2 7/8")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1786
Topic:
Samuel Blodget, Jr.: Male  Search this
Samuel Blodget, Jr.: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Samuel Blodget, Jr.: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
Samuel Blodget, Jr.: Business and Finance\Economist  Search this
William Blodgett: Male  Search this
William Blodgett: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Yale University Art Gallery
Website: www.yale.edu/artgallery/
Object number:
1931.66
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Chauncey Buckley Blair

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Chauncey Buckley Blair, 1810 - 1891  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
75.1cm x 62.3cm (29 9/16" x 24 1/2"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1867
Topic:
Chauncey Buckley Blair: Male  Search this
Chauncey Buckley Blair: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Banker  Search this
Chauncey Buckley Blair: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Chicago History Museum
Website: www.chicagohs.org/
Website: www.chicagohistory.org
Object number:
1943.6
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Simon Benson

Artist:
George O'Brien  Search this
Sitter:
Simon Benson  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 76.2cm x 63.5cm (30" x 25"), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Simon Benson: Male  Search this
Simon Benson: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Maryhill Museum of Art
Website: www.maryhillmuseum.org/
Object number:
1976.06.001
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Conversation Piece

Artist:
Lilly Martin Spencer, 1822 - 1902  Search this
Sitter:
Lilly Martin Spencer, 1822 - 1902  Search this
Benjamin Rush Spencer, 1808 - 1889  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
71.9 x 57.5cm (28 5/16 x 22 5/8")
Culture:
Benjamin Rush Spencer: European\British  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1851-1852
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Shoes  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drinking vessel\Glass  Search this
Interior\Domestic  Search this
Home Furnishings\Lighting Devices\Lamp  Search this
Home Furnishings\Mirror  Search this
Toy\Doll  Search this
Container\Bottle\Decanter  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Screen  Search this
Food\Fruit  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Muttonchops  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Ottoman  Search this
Benjamin Rush Spencer: Male  Search this
Benjamin Rush Spencer: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
Benjamin Rush Spencer: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Textile worker\Tailor  Search this
Lilly Martin Spencer: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Lilly Martin Spencer: Female  Search this
Lilly Martin Spencer: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Genre  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Website: https://www.metmuseum.org/
Object number:
1998.413 MMA
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Captain Samuel Blodget in Rifle Dress

Artist:
John Trumbull, 6 Jun 1756 - 10 Nov 1843  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Blodget, Jr., 28 Aug 1757 - 11 Apr 1814  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
53.8 × 43.5cm (21 3/16 × 17 1/8")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United Kingdom\England\Greater London\London
Date:
c. 1786
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Nature & Environment\Water  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Baggage & Luggage\Bag  Search this
Nature & Environment\Rock  Search this
Artwork\Painting\Landscape  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Boots  Search this
Nature & Environment\Mountain  Search this
Samuel Blodget, Jr.: Male  Search this
Samuel Blodget, Jr.: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Samuel Blodget, Jr.: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
Samuel Blodget, Jr.: Business and Finance\Economist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Website: https://www.vmfa.museum/
Object number:
2001.2 VMFA
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J. Paul Getty

Artist:
Robert Oliver Skemp, 1910 - 1984  Search this
Sitter:
Jean Paul Getty, 15 Dec 1892 - 6 Jun 1976  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
90.5 x 82.9 cm (35 5/8 x 32 5/8 in.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1970
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Handkerchief  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Jean Paul Getty: Male  Search this
Jean Paul Getty: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Jean Paul Getty: Literature\Writer  Search this
Jean Paul Getty: Visual Arts\Founder\Art Museum  Search this
Jean Paul Getty: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
Jean Paul Getty: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Oil  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: J. Paul Getty Museum
Object number:
2003.96
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Portrait George Foreman

Artist:
Volker Ernsting, born 1941  Search this
Sitter:
George Foreman, born 1949  Search this
Medium:
Graphite on paper (possibly)
Dimensions:
Sheet (estimate): 28.7 x 21cm (11 5/16 x 8 1/4")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1990-1994
Topic:
Caricature  Search this
Food\Hamburger  Search this
George Foreman: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
George Foreman: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Boxer  Search this
George Foreman: Olympic Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Stiftung Haus der Geschichte der Bundesrepublik Deutschland
Website: www.hdg.de
Object number:
2005/06/0530.0891
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James Henry Dooley

Artist:
William Garl Browne Jr., 10 Oct 1823 - 28 Jul 1894  Search this
Sitter:
James Henry Dooley, 1841 - 1922  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher (Accurate): 76.2 x 63.5cm (30 x 25")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1889
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
James Henry Dooley: Male  Search this
James Henry Dooley: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Henry Dooley: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
James Henry Dooley: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Maymont Foundation
Website: www.maymont.org/
Object number:
25.57.a/b
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Henry Burden

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Burden, 22 Apr 1791 - 19 Jan 1871  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.1cm x 64.1cm (29 15/16" x 25 1/4"), Accurate
Culture:
Henry Burden: European\British\Scottish  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1840-1850
Topic:
Henry Burden: Male  Search this
Henry Burden: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
Henry Burden: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Henry Burden: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Iron  Search this
Henry Burden: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Metalworker\Ironmaster  Search this
Henry Burden: Business and Finance\Transportation\Shipbuilder  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Rensselaer County Historical Society
Website: www.rchsonline.org/
Object number:
39.21
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Portrait of General H. A. Cobb

Attribution:
Andrew Putnam Hill, 1853 - 1922  Search this
Sitter:
H. A. Cobb, 1817 - 1892  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
stretcher: 127.5cm x 101.4cm (50 3/16" x 39 15/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1875-1885
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
H. A. Cobb: Male  Search this
H. A. Cobb: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
H. A. Cobb: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Vice Consul  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: de Young Memorial Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Website: deyoung.famsf.org/
Object number:
41270A FAMSF (de Y)
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George Washington Riggs

Artist:
Charles Loring Elliott, 12 Oct 1812 - 25 Aug 1868  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington Riggs, 1813 - 1881  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
86.7cm x 69.8cm (34 1/8" x 27 1/2"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1867
Topic:
George Washington Riggs: Male  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Politics and Government\Government Official  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Banker  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Railroad  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Capitalist  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Hotelier  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Maryland Historical Society
Website: www.mdhs.org/
Object number:
49.90.10
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George Washington Riggs

Attribution:
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington Riggs, 1813 - 1881  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
37.8cm x 27.9cm (14 7/8" x 11"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1860
Topic:
George Washington Riggs: Male  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Politics and Government\Government Official  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Banker  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Railroad  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Capitalist  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Hotelier  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Maryland Historical Society
Website: www.mdhs.org/
Object number:
49.90.3
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Joseph Reynolds

Artist:
Paul Fjelde, 1892 - 1984  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Reynolds, 1819 - 1891  Search this
Medium:
Bronze Relief
Dimensions:
84.7cm x 110.7cm (33 3/8" x 43 9/16"), Estimate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1921
Topic:
Sculpture\Relief  Search this
Joseph Reynolds: Male  Search this
Joseph Reynolds: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: University of Chicago
Website: www.uchicago.edu/
Object number:
498.DUP4
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Nicholas Mills

Artist:
Edward F. Peticolas, 1793 - 1853?  Search this
Sitter:
Nicholas Mills, 1781 - 1862  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
102.3cm x 84.5cm (40 1/4" x 33 1/4"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830
Topic:
Nicholas Mills: Male  Search this
Nicholas Mills: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Valentine Museum
Website: https://thevalentine.org/
Object number:
60.191.1
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