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Peter A. Lorillard

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
Peter A. Lorillard, 1763 - 1843  Search this
Medium:
Cut paper and lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 25.1 x 18.4cm (9 7/8 x 7 1/4")
Type:
Silhouette
Place:
United States\New York\Saratoga
Date:
1840
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Equipment\Walking stick\Cane  Search this
Silhouette  Search this
Peter A. Lorillard: Male  Search this
Peter A. Lorillard: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Peter A. Lorillard: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Joan Kent Dillon
Object number:
S/NPG.2005.130
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm473c7be16-aa13-4b9d-baa2-26993b0057bd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.2005.130

Nicholas Biddle

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
Nicholas Biddle, 8 Jan 1786 - 27 Feb 1844  Search this
Medium:
Black cutout on lithographed background
Dimensions:
27.9 × 20.3cm (11 × 8")
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
January 12, 1843
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Architecture\Building\Church  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Print  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Nicholas Biddle: Male  Search this
Nicholas Biddle: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Nicholas Biddle: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Financier  Search this
Nicholas Biddle: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Banker  Search this
Nicholas Biddle: Literature\Editor  Search this
Nicholas Biddle: Education\Administrator\College\President  Search this
Nicholas Biddle: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Pennsylvania  Search this
Nicholas Biddle: Politics and Government\State Senator\Pennsylvania  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC992446
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/sm45767eac2-1a82-4c1d-b840-a668d0c21be1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC992446

Auguste Edouart's autograph

Signer:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 × 20.1 cm (3 15/16 × 7 15/16")
Type:
Document
Date:
January 31, 1846
Topic:
Autograph  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Marvin Sadik
Object number:
AD/NPG.84.3
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm405d6b594-f463-477a-b737-91b4b156e37b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.84.3
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Joshua Ballinger Lippincott

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
Joshua Ballinger Lippincott, 1813 - 1886  Search this
Medium:
Positive cut and lithography on paper
Dimensions:
Sight: 67.8 × 45.5 cm (26 11/16 × 17 7/8")
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
1843
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Silhouette  Search this
Joshua Ballinger Lippincott: Male  Search this
Joshua Ballinger Lippincott: Communications\Publisher  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
VA440019
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/sm46d478b56-2312-42d9-ac17-c861d98bbe3c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_VA440019

Doctor John Clarke Family Silhouette

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
John Clarke, 1773 - 1846  Search this
Eliza White Clarke, 1792 - 1869  Search this
Mary R. White Shepherd, 1820 - 1875  Search this
Louisa White Maxwell, 1823 - 1887  Search this
Eliza Clarke Sheehan, 1829 - 1894  Search this
Medium:
Paper
Dimensions:
Sight: 37.5 × 59.1cm (14 3/4 × 23 1/4")
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
c. 1840
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower\Flowers  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Interior\Domestic  Search this
Container\Basket  Search this
Print  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Music\Music stand  Search this
John Clarke: Male  Search this
John Clarke: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
John Clarke: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
John Clarke: Business and Finance\Land developer  Search this
Eliza White Clarke: Female  Search this
Mary R. White Shepherd: Female  Search this
Eliza Clarke Sheehan: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
DLR01936
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm466f86b0d-a28f-4b31-baf1-d64d1df26f94
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR01936

William Blondel

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
William Blondel, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Ink paper silhouette, crayon background on paper, ink wash shaping
Dimensions:
26 × 16.8cm (10 1/4 × 6 5/8")
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
1840
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Silhouette  Search this
Equipment\Walking stick  Search this
William Blondel: Male  Search this
William Blondel: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
William Blondel: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
William Blondel: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Organist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
FL990175
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/sm4d3d771d2-db82-4f6c-875c-93bf51f73655
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_FL990175

William Beverly Randolph

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
William Beverly Randolph, born c. early 19th century  Search this
Medium:
Photograph of a silhouette
Dimensions:
Sheet (estimate): 37.5 × 28.8cm (14 3/4 × 11 5/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1841
Topic:
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Exterior\Sky  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Foliage  Search this
Silhouette  Search this
William Beverly Randolph: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Arlington House, Robert E. Lee Memorial, National Park Service
Object number:
ARHO 417
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/sm4d84e0413-1e43-4211-90b3-9cedaec4af2a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_ARHO_417

The Robert Young Family of Natchez, Mississippi

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
(Group Portrait)  Search this
Medium:
Cut paper on sepia, drawing background
Dimensions:
52.1 × 82.9cm (20 1/2 × 32 5/8")
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
1844
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Historic New Orleans Collection
Website: www.hnoc.org/
Object number:
LA990013
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/sm4d18f99c7-a6a9-4497-b356-7913d7783680
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_LA990013

The Josiah Quincy Family: A Silhouette Conversation Group

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
Josiah Quincy, 4 Feb 1772 - 1 Jul 1864  Search this
Eliza Susan Morton Quincy, 1773 - 1850  Search this
Josiah Quincy, Jr., 17 Jan 1802 - 2 Nov 1882  Search this
Children of Josiah Quincy  Search this
Medium:
Free-hand cut black paper on a wash ground
Dimensions:
41.9 x 72.4cm (16 1/2 x 28 1/2")
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
1842
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Container\Vase  Search this
Home Furnishings\Lighting Devices\Chandelier  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Architecture\Fireplace  Search this
Music\Sheet music  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Couch  Search this
Josiah Quincy, Jr.: Male  Search this
Josiah Quincy, Jr.: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Josiah Quincy, Jr.: Literature\Writer  Search this
Josiah Quincy, Jr.: Politics and Government\State Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
Josiah Quincy, Jr.: Politics and Government\Public Official\Mayor\Boston, MA  Search this
Eliza Susan Morton Quincy: Female  Search this
Josiah Quincy: Male  Search this
Josiah Quincy: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
Josiah Quincy: Education\Administrator\University\President  Search this
Josiah Quincy: Politics and Government\State Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
Josiah Quincy: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Josiah Quincy: Politics and Government\Public Official\Mayor\Boston, MA  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
MI990025
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/sm47ca29a4b-57e0-41a1-b594-e404cc066eba
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MI990025

David Dixon Porter

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
David Dixon Porter, 8 Jun 1813 - 13 Feb 1891  Search this
Medium:
Cut paper silhouette
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 30.4 × 22.5 cm (11 15/16 × 8 7/8")
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
c. 1841
Topic:
Printed Material\Newspaper  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Interior\Domestic  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Rocking chair  Search this
Artwork\Painting\Landscape  Search this
Silhouette  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Male  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Military\Navy\Officer\Admiral  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Military\Navy\Officer\Rear Admiral  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Military\Navy\Officer\Vice Admiral  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2012.70
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4082ca551-38e6-4b4c-8171-12af797a7acf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2012.70

Henry Mandeville

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Mandeville, 8 Mar 1804 - 2 Oct 1858  Search this
Medium:
Paper cut-out laid down to charcoal drawing
Dimensions:
11 in. x 7 1/2 in. (27.94 cm x 19.05 cm)
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
1840
Topic:
Architecture\Arch  Search this
Equipment\Walking stick\Cane  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Shoes  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Silhouette  Search this
Henry Mandeville: Male  Search this
Henry Mandeville: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Henry Mandeville: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Minister  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Memorial Art Gallery, University of Rochester
Website: mag.rochester.edu/index_flash.html
Object number:
39.4 MAG
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/sm436635edb-2531-4ccc-8dcc-350621d258ac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_39.4_MAG

Francis Granger

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
Francis Granger, 1 Dec 1792 - 31 Aug 1868  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
11 1/8 in. x 7 3/8 in. (28.2 cm x 18.8 cm), sheet
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
1841
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Artwork  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Carpet  Search this
Silhouette  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Ottoman  Search this
Francis Granger: Male  Search this
Francis Granger: Politics and Government\State Legislator\New York  Search this
Francis Granger: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Francis Granger: Politics and Government\US Congressman\New York  Search this
Francis Granger: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster\Postmaster General\US Postmaster General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Memorial Art Gallery, University of Rochester
Website: mag.rochester.edu/index_flash.html
Object number:
43.37 MAG
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/sm44fd2ba13-6972-48c4-99d2-a37791418dd1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_43.37_MAG

Eliza Moynahan

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
Eliza Moynahan  Search this
Type:
Silhouette
Topic:
Silhouette  Search this
Eliza Moynahan: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
MD990224
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/sm468be2046-3926-470d-8548-374fe647d539
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MD990224

Timothy Moynahan

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
Timothy Moynahan  Search this
Type:
Silhouette
Topic:
Silhouette  Search this
Timothy Moynahan: Male  Search this
Timothy Moynahan: Humanities and Social Sciences\Classicist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
MD990225
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/sm4753186c1-52fa-4106-8ed7-19e9a741559d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MD990225

Captain Edward Bolton

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
Edward Bolton  Search this
Medium:
Cut paper silhouette
Dimensions:
Sheet (sight): 30.5 x 14.9 cm (12 x 5 7/8 in.)
Framed: 44.5 x 29.2 cm (17 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.)
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
1834
Topic:
Edward Bolton: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Website: https://www.mfa.org/collections/search
Object number:
1972.378 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/sm4b41dd7db-f85d-4707-a4fa-dad482f385d8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1972.378_MFAB

Young man with walking stick

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Man  Search this
Medium:
Cut paper on painted background
Dimensions:
23.3 x 17.8 cm (9 3/16 x 7 in.)
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
1841
Topic:
Silhouette  Search this
Equipment\Walking stick  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Website: https://www.mfa.org/collections/search
Object number:
1981.486 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/sm4c3e6ffda-3f5b-4a63-b028-b045e725bba4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1981.486_MFAB

Liston, the Comedian

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
Mr. Liston, born early-mid 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Cut paper silhouette, mounted on lithographed background
Dimensions:
Unknown dimension
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
1830
Topic:
Silhouette  Search this
Mr. Liston: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Website: https://www.mfa.org/collections/search
Object number:
33.871 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/sm4fa59d323-37e3-4a37-97a9-2303c82d394b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_33.871_MFAB

Henry Clay

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Clay, 12 Apr 1777 - 29 Jun 1852  Search this
Medium:
Cut paper silhouette mounted on paper on which a background scene has been drawn in brush and wash
Dimensions:
Unknown dimension
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
1841
Topic:
Silhouette  Search this
Henry Clay: Male  Search this
Henry Clay: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Speaker of the House  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Kentucky  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Kentucky  Search this
Henry Clay: Politics and Government\US Senator\Kentucky  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Website: https://www.mfa.org/collections/search
Object number:
33.872 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/sm42f9025c9-fb39-4067-8e03-65e2fa0aebae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_33.872_MFAB

Daniel Webster

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
Daniel Webster, 18 Jan 1782 - 24 Oct 1852  Search this
Medium:
Silhouette
Dimensions:
Unknown dimension
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
1841
Topic:
Silhouette  Search this
Daniel Webster: Male  Search this
Daniel Webster: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Daniel Webster: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
Daniel Webster: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Daniel Webster: Politics and Government\US Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
Daniel Webster: Politics and Government\US Congressman\New Hampshire  Search this
Daniel Webster: Education\Orator  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Website: https://www.mfa.org/collections/search
Object number:
33.873 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/sm4b083754c-4517-4385-b631-d1c56cc53e25
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_33.873_MFAB

William Buckland and his Wife and son Frank, examining Buckland's natural history collection

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
William Buckland and family  Search this
Medium:
Silhouette, cut black paper pasted down on cream paper ground; a few elaborations in black pen and wash
Dimensions:
Sheet (sight): 31.8 x 43.2 cm (12 1/2 x 17 in.)
Framed: 41.3 x 52.7 cm (16 1/4 x 20 3/4 in.)
Type:
Silhouette
Place:
United Kingdom\England
Date:
1828-1829
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Animal  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Silhouette  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Website: https://www.mfa.org/collections/search
Object number:
66.964 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/sm43ec30701-3d18-46c3-9c92-16bed0007dcc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_66.964_MFAB

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