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Fats Domino

Artist:
Red Grooms, born 7 Jun 1937  Search this
Sitter:
Antoine Domino, Jr., 26 Feb 1928 - 24 Oct 2017  Search this
Medium:
Color lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Vitrine: 43.8 x 51.8 x 44.1cm (17 1/4 x 20 3/8 x 17 3/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
1984
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Piano  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Interior\Performing Arts\Theatrical\Stage  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Stool  Search this
Music\Sheet music  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Watch\Wrist watch  Search this
Music\Phonograph\Record  Search this
Antoine Domino, Jr.: Male  Search this
Antoine Domino, Jr.: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist  Search this
Antoine Domino, Jr.: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Rhythm and Blues  Search this
Antoine Domino, Jr.: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2003.78
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 1984 Red Grooms / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
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Dinah Washington

Artist:
Morgan Monceaux, 9 May 1955 - 31 May 2017  Search this
Sitter:
Dinah Washington, 8 August 1924 - 14 December 1963  Search this
Medium:
Mixed media: black marker, pastel, tempera-type paint, fabric, metal, plastic, glass, adhesive, and graphite on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 104.5 x 79.2cm (41 1/8 x 31 3/16")
Type:
Collage
Date:
1992-94
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Headdress\Tiara  Search this
Dinah Washington: Female  Search this
Dinah Washington: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Dinah Washington: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Popular  Search this
Dinah Washington: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  Search this
Dinah Washington: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Rhythm and Blues  Search this
Dinah Washington: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2003.79
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Morgan Monceaux / Artists Rights Society
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Lena Horne

Artist:
Francesco Scavullo, 16 Jan 1921 - 6 Jan 2004  Search this
Sitter:
Lena Calhoun Horne, 30 Jun 1917 - 9 May 2010  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 54.8 x 45cm (21 9/16 x 17 11/16")
Sheet: 60.6 x 50.4cm (23 7/8 x 19 13/16")
Mat: 81.3 x 66cm (32 x 26")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1982 (printed 2004)
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Female  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Popular  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of The Motion Picture Group, Inc., Philadelphia, PA USA
Object number:
NPG.2005.16
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© International Center of Photography and Francesco Scavullo Trust Beneficiaries
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Barbra Streisand

Alternate Title:
Blackglama: What Becomes a Legend Most?
Artist:
Richard Avedon, 15 May 1923 - 1 Oct 2004  Search this
Sitter:
Barbra Streisand, born 24 Apr 1942  Search this
Associated Institution:
Blackglama  Search this
Medium:
Photolithographic halftone poster
Dimensions:
Sheet: 55.8 x 43.1 cm (21 15/16 x 16 15/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1981
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat\Fur  Search this
Poster  Search this
Commercial\Advertisement  Search this
Barbra Streisand: Female  Search this
Barbra Streisand: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Barbra Streisand: Performing Arts\Director\Motion pictures  Search this
Barbra Streisand: Performing Arts\Producer\Motion pictures  Search this
Barbra Streisand: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Barbra Streisand: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Barbra Streisand: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Popular  Search this
Barbra Streisand: Oscar  Search this
Barbra Streisand: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Barbra Streisand: Peabody Award  Search this
Barbra Streisand: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2005.59
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Richard Avedon Foundation
© American Legend Cooperative
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Lily Tomlin (with Art Carney)

Alternate Title:
The Late Show
Artist:
Richard Amsel, 1947 - 1985  Search this
Sitter:
Lily Tomlin, born 1 Sep 1939  Search this
Art Carney, 4 Nov 1918 - 9 Nov 2003  Search this
Medium:
Color lithographic poster
Dimensions:
Sheet: 104.2 × 68.5 cm (41 × 26 15/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1977
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Pistol  Search this
Poster  Search this
Poster\Movie  Search this
Lily Tomlin: Female  Search this
Lily Tomlin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Lily Tomlin: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Lily Tomlin: Performing Arts\Producer  Search this
Lily Tomlin: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Lily Tomlin: Grammy  Search this
Art Carney: Male  Search this
Art Carney: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Art Carney: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Art Carney: Oscar  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Dorian Hannaway
Object number:
NPG.2013.33
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
©1977 WARNER BROS. INC.
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B. B. King

Artist:
Chuck Stewart, 21 May 1927 - 20 Jan 2017  Search this
Sitter:
B. B. King, 16 Sep 1925 - 14 May 2015  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 27.9 × 35.5 cm (11 × 14")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
June 19, 1992
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Guitar  Search this
B. B. King: Male  Search this
B. B. King: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
B. B. King: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Guitarist  Search this
B. B. King: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Rhythm and Blues  Search this
B. B. King: Military and Intelligence\Army  Search this
B. B. King: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
B. B. King: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2013.91
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
©Chuck Stewart
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Sarah Vaughan

Artist:
Herman Leonard, 1923 - 2010  Search this
Sitter:
Sarah Vaughan, 27 Mar 1924 - 3 Apr 1990  Search this
Medium:
Selenium-toned gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 40 × 30.9cm (15 3/4 × 12 3/16")
Sheet: 50.4 × 40.5cm (19 13/16 × 15 15/16")
Frame: 71.8 × 56.5 × 3.8 cm (28 1/4 × 22 1/4 × 1 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1949 (printed 1998)
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Feather  Search this
Interior\Performing Arts  Search this
Sarah Vaughan: Female  Search this
Sarah Vaughan: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist  Search this
Sarah Vaughan: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  Search this
Sarah Vaughan: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Sarah Vaughan: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2014.111.28
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Herman Leonard Photography LLC
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Louis Armstrong

Artist:
Ava Studio  Search this
Sitter:
Louis Armstrong, 4 Aug 1901 - 6 Jul 1971  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 24 × 19.1 cm (9 7/16 × 7 1/2")
Sheet: 24.2 × 19.3 cm (9 1/2 × 7 5/8")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United Kingdom\England\Greater London\London
Date:
1932
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Male  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn player\Trumpeter  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2014.18
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Louis Armstrong

Artist:
Philippe Halsman, 02 May 1906 - 25 Jun 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Louis Armstrong, 4 Aug 1901 - 6 Jul 1971  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 40.6 × 50.8 cm (16 × 20")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1966 (printed 1998)
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Watch  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Shoes  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Handkerchief  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Cufflinks  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Belt  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Male  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn player\Trumpeter  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Gift from the Trustees of the Corcoran Gallery of Art (Gift of Betsy Karel) 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.2019.54
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Philippe Halsman Archive
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Lena Horne

Artist:
Brian Lanker, 31 Aug 1947 - 13 Mar 2011  Search this
Sitter:
Lena Calhoun Horne, 30 Jun 1917 - 9 May 2010  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 71.1 × 71.4 cm (28 × 28 1/8")
Sheet/Mount: 81.1 × 75.4 cm (31 15/16 × 29 11/16")
Mat: 88.3 × 86.8 cm (34 3/4 × 34 3/16")
Frame: 91 × 90.3 cm (35 13/16 × 35 9/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1988
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Home Furnishings\Pillow  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Female  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Popular  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; partial gift of Lynda Lanker and a museum purchase made possible with generous support from Robert E. Meyerhoff and Rheda Becker, Agnes Gund, Kate Kelly and George Schweitzer, Lyndon J. Barrois Sr. and Janine Sherman Barrois, and Mark and Cindy Aron
Object number:
NPG.2021.112
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Brian Lanker Archive
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Sarah Vaughan

Artist:
Brian Lanker, 31 Aug 1947 - 13 Mar 2011  Search this
Sitter:
Sarah Vaughan, 27 Mar 1924 - 3 Apr 1990  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 70.8 × 71 cm (27 7/8 × 27 15/16")
Sheet/Mount: 81.2 × 75.4 cm (31 15/16 × 29 11/16")
Mat: 89.8 × 88.9 cm (35 3/8 × 35")
Frame: 92.7 × 91.4 × 4.4 cm (36 1/2 × 36 × 1 3/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1988
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Sarah Vaughan: Female  Search this
Sarah Vaughan: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist  Search this
Sarah Vaughan: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  Search this
Sarah Vaughan: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Sarah Vaughan: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; partial gift of Lynda Lanker and a museum purchase made possible with generous support from Robert E. Meyerhoff and Rheda Becker, Agnes Gund, Kate Kelly and George Schweitzer, Lyndon J. Barrois Sr. and Janine Sherman Barrois, and Mark and Cindy Aron
Object number:
NPG.2021.147
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Brian Lanker Archive
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Oscar Hammerstein II

Artist:
Abbey Altson, 1864 - ?  Search this
Sitter:
Oscar Hammerstein II, 12 Jul 1895 - 23 Aug 1960  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.2 × 63.5 cm (30 × 25")
Frame: 93.3 × 81 × 5.1 cm (36 3/4 × 31 7/8 × 2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1943
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Handkerchief  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pencil  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table\Writing table  Search this
Oscar Hammerstein II: Male  Search this
Oscar Hammerstein II: Literature\Writer\Librettist  Search this
Oscar Hammerstein II: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter  Search this
Oscar Hammerstein II: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Oscar Hammerstein II: Performing Arts\Producer\Theater  Search this
Oscar Hammerstein II: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Oscar Hammerstein II: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. Oscar Hammerstein II through Mr. Alexander Ince
Object number:
NPG.66.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Louis Armstrong

Artist:
David Iwerks, born 14 Jan 1933  Search this
Sitter:
Louis Armstrong, 4 Aug 1901 - 6 Jul 1971  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 24.2 × 19.1 cm (9 1/2 × 7 1/2")
Mat: 45.7 × 35.6 cm (18 × 14")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\California\Los Angeles\Los Angeles
Date:
December 30, 1962
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Handkerchief  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Watch\Wrist watch  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Male  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn player\Trumpeter  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.158
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© David Iwerks
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Louis Armstrong

Artist:
Lisette Model, 1 Nov 1901 - 30 Mar 1983  Search this
Sitter:
Louis Armstrong, 4 Aug 1901 - 6 Jul 1971  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 26.7 × 34.8 cm (10 1/2 × 13 11/16")
Mat (Verified): 55.9 × 71.1 cm (22 × 28")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1956
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Interior\Nightclub  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Trombone  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Clarinet  Search this
Personal Attribute\Teeth  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Watch\Wrist watch  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Male  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn player\Trumpeter  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.82.138
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Lisette Model Foundation, Inc. (1983). Used by permission.
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Dizzy Gillespie

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Dizzy Gillespie, 21 Oct 1917 - 6 Jan 1993  Search this
Medium:
Photogravure
Dimensions:
Image: 22.5 × 15 cm (8 7/8 × 5 7/8")
Sheet: 55.9 × 35.6 cm (22 × 14")
Mat: 61.2 × 40.8 cm (24 1/8 × 16 1/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1955 (printed 1983)
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Watch  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Stool  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet  Search this
Dizzy Gillespie: Male  Search this
Dizzy Gillespie: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Dizzy Gillespie: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn player\Trumpeter  Search this
Dizzy Gillespie: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.83.188.17
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
Photograph © Carl Van Vechten Trust
Gravure and compilation ©Eakins Press Foundation
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EDAN-URL:
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Leontyne Price

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Leontyne Price, born 10 Feb 1927  Search this
Medium:
Photogravure
Dimensions:
Image: 22.6 × 15.1 cm (8 7/8 × 5 15/16")
Sheet: 56 × 35.8 cm (22 1/16 × 14 1/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1951 (printed 1983)
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Interior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower\Flowers  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Container\Urn  Search this
Leontyne Price: Female  Search this
Leontyne Price: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Leontyne Price: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Leontyne Price: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.83.188.38
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
Photograph © Carl Van Vechten Trust
Gravure and compilation ©Eakins Press Foundation
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Ella Fitzgerald

Artist:
Lisette Model, 1 Nov 1901 - 30 Mar 1983  Search this
Sitter:
Ella Fitzgerald, 25 Apr 1917 - 15 Jun 1996  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 35.1 × 27.6 cm (13 13/16 × 10 7/8")
Mat (Verified): 71.2 × 56 cm (28 1/16 × 22 1/16")
Frame: 71.9 × 56.7 × 3.2 cm (28 5/16 × 22 5/16 × 1 1/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1954
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Costume\Stole\Fur  Search this
Ella Fitzgerald: Female  Search this
Ella Fitzgerald: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  Search this
Ella Fitzgerald: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Ella Fitzgerald: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.88.62
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Lisette Model Foundation, Inc. (1983). Used by permission.
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Benny Goodman

Artist:
René Robert Bouché, 20 Sep 1905 - Jul 1963  Search this
Sitter:
Benny Goodman, 30 May 1909 - 13 Jun 1986  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 101.6 x 81.9 x 3.8cm (40 x 32 1/4 x 1 1/2")
Frame: 112.1 x 91.8 x 7.6cm (44 1/8 x 36 1/8 x 3")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1960
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Home Furnishings\Lighting Devices\Lamp  Search this
Music\Sheet music  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Clarinet  Search this
Benny Goodman: Male  Search this
Benny Goodman: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Benny Goodman: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Benny Goodman: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Benny Goodman: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Benny Goodman: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Clarinetist  Search this
Benny Goodman: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Bandmaster  Search this
Benny Goodman: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the daughters of Benny Goodman - Benjie Goodman Lasseau and Rachel Goodman Edelson
Object number:
NPG.89.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Denise Bouche Fitch
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Bravo!
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 310 Mezzanine
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Odetta

Artist:
Otto Hagel, 12 Mar 1909 - 18 Jan 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Odetta, 31 Dec 1930 - 2 Dec 2008  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 34 × 26.4 cm (13 3/8 × 10 3/8")
Mount: 50.9 × 40.7 cm (20 1/16 × 16")
Mat: 71.1 × 55.9 cm (28 × 22")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1964
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Guitar  Search this
Odetta: Female  Search this
Odetta: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Odetta: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Odetta: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Odetta: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Guitarist  Search this
Odetta: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Folk  Search this
Odetta: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.89.188
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Center for Creative Photography, The University of Arizona Foundation
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
20th Century Americans: 1930-1960
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 321
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Leontyne Price

Artist:
Bradley Phillips, 1929 - 1 May 1991  Search this
Sitter:
Leontyne Price, born 10 Feb 1927  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 127.6 x 92.1 x 3.8cm (50 1/4 x 36 1/4 x 1 1/2")
Frame: 147.3 x 125.1 x 7.3cm (58 x 49 1/4 x 2 7/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1963
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Pearl  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring\Wedding Band  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Leontyne Price: Female  Search this
Leontyne Price: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Leontyne Price: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Leontyne Price: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Ms. Sayre Sheldon
Object number:
NPG.91.96
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Bravo!
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 321 Mezzanine
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm409bb1f19-b785-4e97-b317-49b6e75df62b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.91.96

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