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Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
William Collins Whitney, 5 Jul 1841 - 2 Feb 1904  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76cm x 63.5cm (29 15/16" x 25"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
late 19th century
Provenance:
Michael Straight, sitter’s grandson, Washington, D.C.; gift 1969 to NPG.
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Pince-nez  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  Search this
William Collins Whitney: Male  Search this
William Collins Whitney: Law and Crime\Lawyer  Search this
William Collins Whitney: Politics and Government\Public official  Search this
William Collins Whitney: Military and Intelligence\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
William Collins Whitney: Business and Finance\Banking and Finance\Financier  Search this
William Collins Whitney: Sports and Recreation\Horse racing  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Michael Straight
Object number:
NPG.69.42
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Location:
Currently not on view
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm437cf53b5-1675-47ea-8186-24fcd3c8e934
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.69.42