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Portrait Plaque of Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Studio of:
Bristol China Manufactory, 1770 - 1781  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
White hard-paste unglazed porcelain with gilt porcelain plaque mounted in wooden frame
Dimensions:
Height: 22.5 cm (8 7/8")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1775
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Stock  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Garland  Search this
Sculpture\Relief  Search this
Artwork\Plaque  Search this
Medallion  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Ribbon  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 congressman  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\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: British Museum
Object number:
1887,0307,VIII.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4089ea5f6-0862-44c0-ac67-f6a28d088057
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1887_0307_VIII.7

Lady Howe Checkmating Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Edward Harrison May, 1824 - 1887  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Unidentified Man  Search this
Lady Howe, born early - mid 18th century  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas on Masonite
Dimensions:
73.4cm x 91cm (28 7/8" x 35 13/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1867
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Artwork\Painting  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Container\Vase  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Shoes  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Dog  Search this
Architecture\Wall  Search this
Costume\Hair Accessory  Search this
Game\Chess set  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Lady Howe: Female  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 congressman  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\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Yale University, Franklin Collection
Object number:
1937.769
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4dd7250bd-c1bf-4ecd-a088-b5ecb7dfc4f0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1937.769

The Founding Fathers Cup and Saucer

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Thomas Jefferson, 13 Apr 1743 - 4 Jul 1826  Search this
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Cup: 2 1/2 in. high (6.5 cm); Saucer: 5 3/4 in. diameter (14.6 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts
Date:
1840-75
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Architecture\Door  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Bird\Eagle  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Revolutionary War Army officer  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  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 congressman  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\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government official\Postmaster  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Male  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of State  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Education and Scholarship\Founder\University  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Object number:
1977.216.1-.2 MMA
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm45900b8ec-f9eb-4eca-b578-ae22acef5459
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1977.216.1-.2_MMA

Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Linden, holly, sycamore or harewood
Dimensions:
28.6cm x 23.5cm (11 1/4" x 9 1/4")
Type:
Sculpture
Place:
Germany
Date:
c. 1780
Topic:
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 congressman  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\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Object number:
47.137.8 MMA
Restrictions & Rights:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm405e23f2f-d45f-43e3-875f-0f9df73e84b8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_47.137.8_MMA

Elihu Thomson

Artist:
Grace Dahl, 20th century  Search this
Sitter:
Elihu Thomson, 1853 - 1937  Search this
Medium:
Oil on Masonite
Dimensions:
101.9cm x 76.2cm (40 1/8" x 30"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1940
Topic:
Elihu Thomson: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Philosophical Society
Object number:
58.P.16
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ed9ac6f0-303a-4070-bc3f-c7f38ca96cb5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_58.P.16

Robert Fulton

Cast after:
Jean-Antoine Houdon, 1741 - 1828  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Fulton, 14 Nov 1765 - 25 Feb 1815  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
72.4cm (28 1/2"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1908 cast after 1803 original
Topic:
Robert Fulton: Male  Search this
Robert Fulton: Visual Arts\Artist\Portraitist  Search this
Robert Fulton: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Robert Fulton: Science and Technology\Engineer\Civil engineer  Search this
Robert Fulton: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Shipping  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.69.2
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm46533086a-7a6b-4260-9370-4f8f428b528d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.69.2
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Alexander Graham Bell

Artist:
Moses Wainer Dykaar, 1884 - 10 Mar 1933  Search this
Sitter:
Alexander Graham Bell, 3 Mar 1847 - 2 Aug 1922  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
Object w/ mount: 62.9 x 65.1 x 36.8cm (24 3/4 x 25 5/8 x 14 1/2")
Socle footprint: 65.1 x 36.8cm (25 5/8 x 14 1/2")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1922
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Alexander Graham Bell: Male  Search this
Alexander Graham Bell: Education and Scholarship\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Alexander Graham Bell: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Alexander Graham Bell: Science and Technology\Inventor\Telephone  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum; gift of David F. Dykaar, 1929
Object number:
NPG.69.22
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Exhibition:
2022 Rehang of Out of Many: Portraits from 1600 to 1900
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 131
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f9bac616-7b66-4946-b3be-377866247bc3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.69.22
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Samuel Colt

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Colt, 19 Jul 1814 - 10 Jan 1862  Search this
Medium:
Positive cut on black paper
Dimensions:
12cm x 7.7cm (4 3/4" x 3 1/16"), Sight
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
c. 1850-60
Topic:
Samuel Colt: Male  Search this
Samuel Colt: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Samuel Colt: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Firearms  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Wadsworth Atheneum
Object number:
05.75
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49f102051-d497-43f9-8b2c-d90f75cd877f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_05.75

Orsemus M. Stillman

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Orsemus M. Stillman, 1801 - 1879  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
80.1cm x 68.2cm (31 9/16" x 26 7/8"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830-40
Topic:
Orsemus M. Stillman: Male  Search this
Orsemus M. Stillman: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Westerly Public Library
Object number:
10
Restrictions & Rights:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e320ea77-ab6d-42d6-aa37-ba3e976bbfe4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_10

Theodore Miller Edison

Artist:
David Berney, 21 Jul 1903 - 22 Jul 1965  Search this
Sitter:
Theodore Miller Edison, 10 July 1898 - 24 Nov 1992  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
54.1cm x 43.9cm (21 5/16" x 17 5/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1925-35
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Theodore Miller Edison: Male  Search this
Theodore Miller Edison: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Theodore Miller Edison: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist  Search this
Theodore Miller Edison: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Theodore Miller Edison: Science and Technology\Scientist\Mathematician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Edison National Historic Site
Object number:
102.357
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm430832d7b-62b5-4170-89f5-608903def213
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_102.357

Samuel Finley Breese Morse

Artist:
Launt Thompson, 1833 - 26 Sep 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Finley Breese Morse, 27 Apr 1791 - 2 Apr 1872  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
57.6cm x 42cm x 29cm (22 11/16" x 16 9/16" x 11 7/16"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1860-70
Topic:
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Male  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Visual Arts\Artist\Portraitist  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Journalism and Media\Journalist  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Visual Arts\Art instructor  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Education and Scholarship\Founder\College  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Science and Technology\Inventor\Telegraph  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Academy of Design
Object number:
103-S-2
Restrictions & Rights:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm499ce0c18-716b-455a-99b5-2a567ca303b8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_103-S-2

Thomas Alva Edison

Artist:
George Paul Fayko Jr., 1888 - 1958  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Alva Edison, 11 Feb 1847 - 18 Oct 1931  Search this
Medium:
Chalk and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
60.1cm x 41.3cm (23 11/16" x 16 1/4"), Sight
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1920-60
Topic:
Thomas Alva Edison: Male  Search this
Thomas Alva Edison: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Thomas Alva Edison: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Edison National Historic Site
Object number:
105.097
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4993db1fb-1690-41d2-a01c-e9f740c50369
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_105.097

Thomas Jefferson

Artist:
Charles Bird King, 26 Sep 1785 - 18 Mar 1862  Search this
Copy after:
Gilbert Stuart, 3 Dec 1755 - 9 Jul 1828  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Jefferson, 13 Apr 1743 - 4 Jul 1826  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas on wood
Dimensions:
52cm x 41.5cm (20 1/2" x 16 5/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1815-40
Topic:
Thomas Jefferson: Male  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of State  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Education and Scholarship\Founder\University  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Redwood Library & Athenaeum
Object number:
119 RLA
Restrictions & Rights:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d91bf9a3-a706-41a2-8bd8-01731076ff8c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_119_RLA

Thomas Alva Edison

Artist:
Ellis Meyer Silvette, 1876 - 1940  Search this
Copy after:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Alva Edison, 11 Feb 1847 - 18 Oct 1931  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 95.2 x 125.5cm (37 1/2 x 49 7/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1920-30
Topic:
Equipment\Sound Devices\Headphones  Search this
Music\Phonograph  Search this
Equipment\Scientific apparatus  Search this
Thomas Alva Edison: Male  Search this
Thomas Alva Edison: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Thomas Alva Edison: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Edison National Historic Site
Object number:
122 ENHS
Restrictions & Rights:
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm431844d30-6a23-40dd-bcfd-4eb3ff757012
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_122_ENHS

Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
David Rent Etter, 1807 - 1880  Search this
Copy after:
David Martin, 1736/7 - 1798  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
120cm x 95.9cm (47 1/4" x 37 3/4"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1825-50
Topic:
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 congressman  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\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Independence National Historical Park
Object number:
13.074
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ef01cc1d-7830-46af-bf60-4a5f553401d2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_13.074

Robert Hare

Artist:
Rembrandt Peale, 22 Feb 1778 - 3 Oct 1860  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Hare, 17 Jan 1781 - 15 May 1858  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
71.5cm x 58.5cm (28 1/8" x 23 1/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1820-25
Topic:
Robert Hare: Male  Search this
Robert Hare: Literature\Writer\Scientific  Search this
Robert Hare: Education and Scholarship\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
Robert Hare: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Robert Hare: Science and Technology\Scientist\Chemist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Independence National Historical Park
Object number:
13.104
Restrictions & Rights:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e7a7e6e0-7267-4600-8f27-067447f865aa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_13.104

Benjamin Franklin at the Court of Louis XVI of France

Artist:
Baron Andre Eduard Joly, born 1799  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Oil on board?
Dimensions:
37.2 x 48cm (14 5/8 x 18 7/8")
Frame: 46.4 x 56.8cm (18 1/4 x 22 3/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1835-40
Topic:
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 congressman  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\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: R. W. Norton Art Gallery
Object number:
1432 RWN
Restrictions & Rights:
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d1c09899-3145-43e3-a7d6-08856b0cfec2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1432_RWN

Hiram Berdan

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Other attribution:
D. P. Craig, born early-mid 19th century  Search this
Sitter:
Hiram Berdan, c. 1823 - 1893  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
63.5cm x 76.2cm (25" x 30"), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1860-75
Topic:
Hiram Berdan: Male  Search this
Hiram Berdan: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Hiram Berdan: Science and Technology\Inventor\Firearms  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
145832/40784
Restrictions & Rights:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42b685795-e717-405e-97d3-a0088fa144d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_145832_40784

Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Hiram Powers, 29 Jul 1805 - 27 Jun 1873  Search this
Copy after:
Jean-Antoine Houdon, 1741 - 1828  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
18 x 12 1/2 x 10 in. (45.7 x 31.8 x 25.4 cm), weight: 48.2 lb. (21.9 kg)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1851-73
Topic:
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 congressman  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\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Saint Louis Art Museum
Object number:
157:1973
Restrictions & Rights:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42ff6f3c6-f292-407f-ba30-ec2ba2c3778e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_157_1973

Valentine Mott

Artist:
Daniel Huntington, 14 Oct 1816 - 18 Apr 1906  Search this
Sitter:
Valentine Mott, 20 Aug 1785 - 26 Apr 1865  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
74cm x 60.7cm (29 1/8" x 23 7/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1835-50
Topic:
Valentine Mott: Male  Search this
Valentine Mott: Medicine and Health\Physician\Surgeon  Search this
Valentine Mott: Education and Scholarship\Educator\Professor\College  Search this
Valentine Mott: Science and Technology\Inventor\Medical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Rutgers University
Object number:
167 RU
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4cd65f135-4d48-4d00-a6de-e37614af1829
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_167_RU

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