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Chester Alan Arthur

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Chester Alan Arthur, 5 Oct 1829 - 18 Nov 1886  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 74.3 × 61.6 cm (29 1/4 × 24 1/4")
Stretcher: 76.2 × 63.5 cm (30 × 25")
Frame: 98.4 × 86.4 × 8.9 cm (38 3/4 × 34 × 3 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
Apr 1884
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Indeterminable  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Pin  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Muttonchops  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat\Jacket  Search this
Chester Alan Arthur: Male  Search this
Chester Alan Arthur: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Chester Alan Arthur: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Chester Alan Arthur: Science and Technology\Engineer\Military  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Gift from the Trustees of the Corcoran Gallery of Art (Gift of William Wilson Corcoran) The Corcoran Gallery of Art, one of the country’s first private museums, was established in 1869 to promote art and American genius. In 2014 the Works from the Corcoran Collection were distributed to institutions in Washington, D.C.
Object number:
NPG.2019.21
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40194a9c4-90d7-4cc1-a678-cc1fdc1270db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2019.21

Unidentified Man

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Former attribution:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Man  Search this
Formerly identified as:
Edgar Allan Poe, 19 Jan 1809 - 7 Oct 1849  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
38.1 × 30.5cm (15 × 12")
Type:
Painting
Date:
mid 19th Century
Topic:
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Edgar Allan Poe: Male  Search this
Edgar Allan Poe: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Edgar Allan Poe: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Magazine  Search this
Edgar Allan Poe: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Edgar Allan Poe: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Literary  Search this
Edgar Allan Poe: Literature\Writer\Detective  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
CA990276
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/sm4f5255659-2ae3-4b2a-b853-9a2022bf9bc5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_CA990276

Thomas Barbour Bryan and Family

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Barbour Bryan, 22 Dec 1828 - 25 Jan 1906  Search this
Jennie Byrd Bryan Payne, 1855 - 1919?  Search this
Jane Byrd Page Bryan, c. 1830 - ?  Search this
Formerly identified as:
Charles Page Bryan, 6 Oct 1856 - 14 Mar 1918  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
157.5cm x 119.4cm (62" x 47"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1857
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Thomas Barbour Bryan: Male  Search this
Thomas Barbour Bryan: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Jennie Byrd Bryan Payne: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Jennie Byrd Bryan Payne: Female  Search this
Jane Byrd Page Bryan: Female  Search this
Charles Page Bryan: Male  Search this
Charles Page Bryan: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Newspaper  Search this
Charles Page Bryan: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Charles Page Bryan: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Illinois  Search this
Charles Page Bryan: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Colorado  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Website: https://www.vmfa.museum/
Object number:
19.1.22
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/sm4fd21a2b7-9830-4965-a8a9-bd00a7803ebb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_19.1.22

Mary Appleton Bent

Alternate Title:
Mary Narcissa Barrett Bent, Formerly Alleged
Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Former attribution:
Joseph Greenleaf Cole, 1806 - 1858  Search this
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Mary Appleton Bent  Search this
Formerly identified as:
Mary Narcissa Barrett Bent, 1816 - 1892  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
74cm x 61.2cm (29 1/8" x 24 1/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830-1840
Topic:
Mary Narcissa Barrett Bent: Female  Search this
Mary Appleton Bent: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Boston Athenaeum
Website: www.bostonathenaeum.org/
Object number:
BAUR.159
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/sm41ec0ea07-952d-4444-96f1-759913c2e132
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_BAUR.159

Unidentified Child

Attribution:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Child  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
89.8cm x 72.3cm (35 3/8" x 28 7/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1840-1880
Topic:
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Milwaukee Public Library
Website: www.mpl.org/
Object number:
WI020027
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/sm4b0733ac6-d001-43af-ac08-7965136c962f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_WI020027

Unidentified Child

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Child  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
44.5 x 37 cm (17 1/2 x 14 9/16" )
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1855
Topic:
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
CA140559
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/sm46de15060-6f8b-4215-b6ce-150e6e77165b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_CA140559

Nathan Clifford

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Nathan Clifford, 18 Aug 1803 - 25 Jul 1881  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight (Accurate): 74.3 x 61.6cm (29 1/4 x 24 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1876
Topic:
Nathan Clifford: Male  Search this
Nathan Clifford: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\US Supreme Court Justice  Search this
Nathan Clifford: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Maine  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: U.S. Department of Justice
Website: www.usdoj.gov/
Object number:
SSSA8095
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/sm45c2b6025-b7f2-425d-9a00-f74f24e7c924
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_SSSA8095

Self-Portrait of George Peter Alexander Healy

Alternate Title:
Autoritratto di George Peter Healy
Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Sitter:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher (estimate): 61 x 49.5cm (24 x 19 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1875
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Goatee  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
George Peter Alexander Healy: Male  Search this
George Peter Alexander Healy: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Galleria degli Uffizi
Object number:
Inv. 1890 n. 2106 GU
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/sm4c9e689a5-28bd-4c12-95bb-5929e04c8c2a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_Inv._1890_n._2106_GU

G.P.A. Healy Self-Portrait

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Sitter:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
61cm x 49.5cm (24" x 19 1/2"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1870s
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
George Peter Alexander Healy: Male  Search this
George Peter Alexander Healy: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum; gift of Ruel P. Tolman, 1946
Object number:
NPG.70.17
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4bcedb990-ce04-46a5-82d8-f2685f0b68d4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.70.17

James K. Polk, (painting)

Painter:
Healy, George Peter Alexander 1813-1894 (attributed to)  Search this
Subject:
Polk, James K  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Anonymous Collection
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Political--President  Search this
Control number:
IAP 68670233
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_460986

James Monroe

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Copy after:
John Vanderlyn, 15 Oct 1775 - 23 Sep 1852  Search this
Sitter:
James Monroe, 28 Apr 1758 - 4 Jul 1831  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
100cm x 87cm (39 3/8" x 34 1/4"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1842-1860
Topic:
James Monroe: Male  Search this
James Monroe: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Virginia  Search this
James Monroe: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
James Monroe: Military\Army\Officer\Captain  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Monroe: Education\Administrator\University\Trustee  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American University
Website: www1.american.edu/dccampus/
Object number:
DC080074
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/sm4af0c4021-0fb7-4e8c-abf8-fc922435f78a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DC080074

John Quincy Adams

Artist:
Joseph Andrews, c. 1805 - 1873  Search this
Copy after:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Sitter:
John Quincy Adams, 11 Jul 1767 - 23 Feb 1848  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 27.9 × 23.5 cm (11 × 9 1/4")
Sheet: 60.5 × 48.1 cm (23 13/16 × 18 15/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1848
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Male  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Ambassador  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\US Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\Son of US President  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.77.109
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm414853d4f-e2df-43fe-a16c-5934c3f9e84c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.77.109

James Knox Polk

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Sitter:
James Knox Polk, 2 Nov 1795 - 15 Jun 1849  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 77.5 × 64.8 × 2.2cm (30 1/2 × 25 1/2 × 7/8")
Frame: 100.3 x 87 x 10.2cm (39 1/2 x 34 1/4 x 4")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington
Date:
January-February, 1846
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
James Knox Polk: Male  Search this
James Knox Polk: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Speaker of the House  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\Governor\Tennessee  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Tennessee  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Tennessee  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift from the Trustees of the Corcoran Gallery of Art (Museum Purchase, Gallery Fund) The Corcoran Gallery of Art, one of the country’s first private museums, was established in 1869 to promote art and American genius. In 2014 the Works from the Corcoran Collection were distributed to institutions in Washington, D.C.
Object number:
NPG.2019.14
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4fb1793b5-72c7-415b-b986-775e72921035
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2019.14

Vinnie Ream

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, born Boston, MA 1813-died Chicago, IL 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Vinnie Ream  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
31 3/8 x 22 3/8 in. (79.7 x 56.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1870
Topic:
Dress\accessory\jewelry  Search this
Portrait female  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Brigadier General Richard L. Hoxie
Object number:
1917.11.1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73a5965e2-c09e-4441-b6b7-64a885f93077
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1917.11.1

Mrs. Albert J. Myer (Catherine Walden)

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, born Boston, MA 1813-died Chicago, IL 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Mrs. Albert James Myer  Search this
Catherine Walden  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 1/8 x 25 1/8 in. (76.4 x 63.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1876
Topic:
Portrait female\waist length  Search this
Portrait female\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1934.6.2
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 4B
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72357656c-8132-4cc0-9043-ef90f1b4d828
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1934.6.2

Mrs. William Tecumseh Sherman

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, born Boston, MA 1813-died Chicago, IL 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Mrs. William Tecumseh Sherman  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
63 3/8 x 38 1/8 in. (160.9 x 96.8 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1868
Topic:
Occupation\other\aristocrat  Search this
Portrait female  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of P. Tecumseh Sherman
Object number:
1935.10.2
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d38cf3ff-899b-4512-b4c8-fbc494efaacd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.10.2

Mrs. Thomas B. Bryan

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, born Boston, MA 1813-died Chicago, IL 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Mrs. Thomas B. Bryan  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.5 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1856
Topic:
Portrait female\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of William Boswell in memory of H. Curley Boswell
Object number:
1973.144
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 4B
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk78e3198b0-23ec-4737-8a5d-22c739acdee7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1973.144

Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, born Boston, MA 1813-died Chicago, IL 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
94 x 56 in. (238.8 x 142.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1841
Topic:
Occupation\political\statesman  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Object\written matter\book  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Institute
Object number:
XX111
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71fb33008-6f40-4e61-84c3-8c3d25d65099
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_XX111

William C. Preston

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, born Boston, MA 1813-died Chicago, IL 1894  Search this
Sitter:
William C. Preston  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
36 x 29 in. (91.4 x 73.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1842
Topic:
Occupation\political\statesman  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Institute
Object number:
XX112
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72f33f78a-6c7a-4f2b-a743-5e2350a54eb2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_XX112

John Quincy Adams

Artist:
J. Robert Andrews, born Kent, OH 1906-died Annapolis, MD 1986  Search this
Copy after:
George Peter Alexander Healy, born Boston, MA 1813-died Chicago, IL 1894  Search this
Sitter:
John Quincy Adams  Search this
Medium:
engraving on paper mounted on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 11 x 9 1/4 in. (27.9 x 23.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1848
Topic:
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Leonard Hastings Schoff
Object number:
1979.33.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7568e4819-94ea-46ad-a6db-b9f7e8146365
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1979.33.1

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