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Robert C. Vose typescripts and clippings, 1961

Creator:
Vose, Robert C. (Robert Churchill), 1911-1998  Search this
Subject:
Low, Sanford B. D. (Sanford Ballard Dole)  Search this
Fisher, Alvan  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5761
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208600
AAA_collcode_voserobt
Theme:
The Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208600

The Great Horseshoe Fall, Niagara

Artist:
Alvan Fisher, born Needham, MA 1792-died Dedham, MA 1863  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
34 3/8 x 48 in. (87.2 x 122.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1820
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\phenomenon\rainbow  Search this
Landscape\waterfall\Niagara Falls  Search this
Landscape\Canada\Niagara Falls  Search this
Landscape\waterfall\Horseshoe Falls  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1966.82.1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, South Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk76ae1480c-8623-4e0e-8ae6-8685973303ad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.82.1

The Great Horse-Shoe or Canada Fall

Artist:
Alvan Fisher, born Needham, MA 1792-died Dedham, MA 1863  Search this
Medium:
ink and sepia wash
Dimensions:
5 1/4 x 6 7/8 in. (13.3 x 17.5 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1820
Topic:
Landscape\phenomenon\rainbow  Search this
Landscape\Canada  Search this
Landscape\waterfall\Horseshoe Falls  Search this
Landscape\island\Goat Island  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1966.82.2
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7fe0b37d4-c001-40fa-bf39-a11480882510
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.82.2

General View Taken from Benders Ladder

Artist:
Alvan Fisher, born Needham, MA 1792-died Dedham, MA 1863  Search this
Medium:
media undetermined
Dimensions:
5 1/4 x 6 7/8 in. (13.3 x 17.5 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1820
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1966.82.3
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk713b74935-665e-435c-b990-e47db5ab8101
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.82.3

Letter to Mr. D.A. White from the Artist

Artist:
Alvan Fisher, born Needham, MA 1792-died Dedham, MA 1863  Search this
Type:
Graphic Arts-Book
Date:
1820
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1966.82.4
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a84935fb-832f-4979-9ad7-4f796be4ab7a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.82.4

A General View of the Falls of Niagara

Artist:
Alvan Fisher, born Needham, MA 1792-died Dedham, MA 1863  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
34 3/8 x 48 1/8 in. (87.2 x 122.3 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1820
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Ethnic\Indian  Search this
Landscape\weather\cloud  Search this
Landscape\waterfall\Niagara Falls  Search this
Landscape\Canada\Niagara Falls  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1967.85
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, South Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f91e368c-91c4-44b5-8e16-6ebba20bb92d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.85

Rev. Samuel Goodrich, D.D.

Attribution:
Alvan Fisher, 1792 - 1863  Search this
Sitter:
Rev. Samuel Goodrich D.D., 1763 - 1835  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 75.6 × 61.6 cm (29 3/4 × 24 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1824
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Rev. Samuel Goodrich D.D.: Male  Search this
Rev. Samuel Goodrich D.D.: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Reverend  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
VT-D-56
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4dcc204d6-78b5-4f45-b9f1-5029f2422448
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_VT-D-56

Elizabeth Ely Goodrich

Artist:
Alvan Fisher, 1792 - 1863  Search this
Sitter:
Elizabeth Ely Goodrich, 1764 - 1837  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 75.6 × 62.9 cm (29 3/4 × 24 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1824
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Bonnet  Search this
Elizabeth Ely Goodrich: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
VT-D-57
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm46385b2e9-50ff-4b50-90ba-56bd0cfb02b7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_VT-D-57

The Hunter, A Self-Portrait

Artist:
Alvan Fisher, 1792 - 1863  Search this
Sitter:
Alvan Fisher, 1792 - 1863  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite pencil on wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 33.02 x 24.76 cm (13 x 9 3/4 in.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1837
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Nature & Environment\Rock  Search this
Nature & Environment\Water\River  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Deer  Search this
Nature & Environment\Mountain  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Alvan Fisher: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Alvan Fisher: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Website: https://www.mfa.org/collections/search
Object number:
61.276 MFAB
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d228c024-14ef-497a-ba25-96c22dc58003
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_61.276_MFAB

John Gasper Spurzheim

Artist:
John Henry Bufford, 1810 - 1870  Search this
Copy after:
Alvan Fisher, 1792 - 1863  Search this
Sitter:
John Gaspar Spurzheim, 1776 - 1832  Search this
Medium:
Engraving: Intaglio print
Type:
Print
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture  Search this
John Gaspar Spurzheim: Male  Search this
John Gaspar Spurzheim: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Boston Athenaeum
Website: www.bostonathenaeum.org/
Object number:
MA220259
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40c68981a-7da6-4939-a4d8-e36b7310735b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MA220259

Alvan Fisher

Artist:
Charles Fraser, 1782 - 1860  Search this
Sitter:
Alvan Fisher, 1792 - 1863  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory (in red case)
Dimensions:
8.5cm x 6.2cm (3 3/8" x 2 7/16"), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1819
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Alvan Fisher: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Alvan Fisher: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Website: https://www.mfa.org/collections/search
Object number:
51.414 MFAB
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f4fca904-25b6-49c2-aa78-10a8b73c1c76
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_51.414_MFAB

Daniel Tisdale

Artist:
Alvan Fisher, 1792 - 1863  Search this
Sitter:
Daniel Tisdale, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Oil on artist board
Dimensions:
70cm x 56.4cm (27 9/16" x 22 3/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1845
Topic:
Daniel Tisdale: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Newport Historical Society
Website: www.newporthistorical.com
Object number:
71.2.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm482cd2d4f-2438-423c-8d71-df2a88061855
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_71.2.1

Anna Watson Bliss

Attribution:
Alvan Fisher, 1792 - 1863  Search this
Sitter:
Anna Watson Bliss, 1772 - 1863?  Search this
Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
75.5cm x 62.5cm (29 3/4" x 24 5/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1810-1820
Topic:
Anna Watson Bliss: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Wadsworth Atheneum
Website: www.wadsworthatheneum.org/
Object number:
1948.528
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm436a3a42b-d3da-4ce6-80ca-bd8f7197838f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1948.528

John Dix Fisher

Artist:
Alvan Fisher, 1792 - 1863  Search this
Sitter:
John Dix Fisher, 1797 - 1850  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
91.5cm x 73.3cm (36" x 28 7/8"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830
Topic:
John Dix Fisher: Male  Search this
John Dix Fisher: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Boston Medical Library
Website: www.massmed.org/Physicians/Boston-Medical-Library/Boston-
Object number:
MA251152
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d5623e54-93fd-42b8-994c-1435b705a499
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MA251152

George Leonard Perkins

Attribution:
Alvan Fisher, 1792 - 1863  Search this
Sitter:
George Leonard Perkins, 1788 - 1888  Search this
Medium:
Oil on wood
Dimensions:
89.6cm x 72cm (35 1/4" x 28 3/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1815-1820
Topic:
George Leonard Perkins: Male  Search this
George Leonard Perkins: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Connecticut Historical Society
Website: www.chs.org/
Object number:
1949-3-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm48da2b986-e74c-4f4f-ae14-ade45b3eb5f4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1949-3-1

Emily Lathrop Perkins

Attribution:
Alvan Fisher, 1792 - 1863  Search this
Sitter:
Emily Lathrop Perkins, 1798 - 1890  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
83cm x 65.2cm (32 11/16" x 25 11/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1815-1820
Topic:
Emily Lathrop Perkins: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Connecticut Historical Society
Website: www.chs.org/
Object number:
1949-3-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm46c11a990-1aed-4cd9-ab3b-dd43d2e34d1a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1949-3-2

George Washington

Artist:
Alvan Fisher, 1792 - 1863  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
91.1cm x 65.4cm (35 7/8" x 25 3/4"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1835
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Tricorne  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Boots  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Huntington Galleries
Website: https://www.hmoa.org/
Object number:
52.503
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm444b03b15-65ff-423d-89fc-07451e4bcf77
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_52.503

Samuel Gilman

Artist:
Alvan Fisher, 1792 - 1863  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Gilman, 1791 - 1858  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
81.1cm x 62.5cm (31 15/16" x 24 5/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1820
Topic:
Samuel Gilman: Male  Search this
Samuel Gilman: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Clergyman  Search this
Samuel Gilman: Literature\Writer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Harvard University Portrait Collection
Website: https://www.harvardartmuseums.org/collections
Object number:
H66
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42066bd37-f1c6-482a-8304-22c38f3ee1e9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_H66

Alfred Elijah Perkins

Artist:
Alvan Fisher, 1792 - 1863  Search this
Sitter:
Alfred Elijah Perkins, 1809 - 1834  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.2cm x 63.5cm (30" x 25"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1833
Topic:
Alfred Elijah Perkins: Male  Search this
Alfred Elijah Perkins: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Yale University Art Gallery
Website: www.yale.edu/artgallery/
Object number:
1834.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4865a6619-7505-4ccf-874b-6fee5c29b1e1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1834.4

Unidentified Child

Artist:
Alvan Fisher, 1792 - 1863  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Child  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.2cm x 63.6cm (30" x 25 1/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1839
Topic:
Unidentified Child: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Fruitlands Museums
Website: www.fruitlands.org/
Object number:
292
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49632abf4-3db3-4a53-81bd-f65393caa684
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_292

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