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The artists of America : a series of biographical sketches of American artists : with portraits and designs on steel / by C. Edwards Lester, 1846

Creator:
Lester, C. Edwards (Charles Edwards), 1815-1890  Search this
Lester, C. Edwards (Charles Edwards), 1815-1890  Search this
Subject:
Allston, Washington  Search this
Inman, Henry  Search this
West, Benjamin  Search this
Stuart, Gilbert  Search this
Trumbull, John  Search this
DeVeaux, James  Search this
Peale, Rembrandt  Search this
Crawford, Thomas  Search this
Topic:
Artists -- United States -- Portraits  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)21913
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)235728
AAA_collcode_lestchar2
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_235728

Mrs. Thomas Taylor and Nephew

Artist:
James Deveaux, 12 Sep 1812 - 28 Apr 1844  Search this
Sitter:
Mrs. Thomas Taylor  Search this
Unidentified Boy  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
94 × 73.7cm (37 × 29")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1836
Topic:
Costume\Outerwear\Shawl  Search this
Unidentified Boy: Male  Search this
Mrs. Thomas Taylor: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Francis Chandler Furman
Object number:
MO990035
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/sm43a2ce29a-3611-4a44-a933-1def3d0156be
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MO990035

Jane Margaret Scott Adams

Artist:
Evelyn LeConte, 1846 - 1911  Search this
Copy after:
James Deveaux, 12 Sep 1812 - 28 Apr 1844  Search this
Sitter:
Jane Margaret Scott Adams, 1812 - 1856  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
mid 19th-early 20th century
Topic:
Jane Margaret Scott Adams: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
PC992270
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/sm4245fd7d3-d343-4555-bfec-10a09cc25e39
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC992270

Jane Margaret Scott Adams

Artist:
James Deveaux, 12 Sep 1812 - 28 Apr 1844  Search this
Sitter:
Jane Margaret Scott Adams, 1812 - 1856  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
mid 19th century
Topic:
Jane Margaret Scott Adams: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Alexander Talley Moore
Object number:
PC992271
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/sm4c20249bd-f791-4e05-a6d4-063e4594adef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC992271

James Deveaux (self-portrait)

Artist:
James Deveaux, 12 Sep 1812 - 28 Apr 1844  Search this
Sitter:
James Deveaux, 12 Sep 1812 - 28 Apr 1844  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
61 x 50.2cm (24 x 19 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1836
Topic:
Self-portrait  Search this
James Deveaux: Male  Search this
James Deveaux: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Gibbes Museum of Art
Object number:
1936.007.0004 Gibbes
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/sm4c78d06bd-03a6-46d5-992c-31261bff3585
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1936.007.0004_Gibbes

Mrs. John Coles Singleton (Mary Louise Carter)

Artist:
James Deveaux, 12 Sep 1812 - 28 Apr 1844  Search this
Sitter:
Mary Lewis Carter Singleton, 1817 - 1899  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
86.7 x 73.3cm (34 1/8 x 28 7/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1841
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Brooch  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Mary Lewis Carter Singleton: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Gibbes Museum of Art
Object number:
1980.011.0002 Gibbes
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/sm453c4bdd6-901e-4dda-b5d1-e055dc9c22a8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1980.011.0002_Gibbes

Colonel Thomas Taylor and a Grandchild

Artist:
James Deveaux, 12 Sep 1812 - 28 Apr 1844  Search this
James Bowman, 1793 - 1842  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Taylor, 1743 - 1833  Search this
Unidentified Child  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
71.1 × 58.4cm (28 × 23")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Pipe  Search this
Thomas Taylor: Male  Search this
Thomas Taylor: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Thomas Taylor: Politics and Government\State Legislator\South Carolina  Search this
Thomas Taylor: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Landowner  Search this
Thomas Taylor: Military\Militia\Militiaman\Revolution  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
PC991968
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/sm4e3ad35c8-88b0-4e2c-8dde-5c877a95fc19
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991968

Ann Wyche Taylor

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Possible attribution:
James Deveaux, 12 Sep 1812 - 28 Apr 1844  Search this
Sitter:
Ann Wyche Taylor, c. 1734 - c. 1834  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.2cm x 63.5cm (30" x 25"), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1790-1810
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Ann Wyche Taylor: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
50.36.95
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/sm431f1cce0-8e53-4ebc-89a1-0736796d78dc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_50.36.95

Thomas Taylor

Attribution:
James Deveaux, 12 Sep 1812 - 28 Apr 1844  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Taylor, 1743 - 1833  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
73.7cm x 61.5cm (29" x 24 3/16"), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Thomas Taylor: Male  Search this
Thomas Taylor: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Thomas Taylor: Politics and Government\State Legislator\South Carolina  Search this
Thomas Taylor: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Landowner  Search this
Thomas Taylor: Military\Militia\Militiaman\Revolution  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Dr. Edmund Taylor
Object number:
50.36.96
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/sm484ada1be-982b-4b92-9ecd-6c13f247c824
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_50.36.96

From a Portrait by Himself

Artist:
A. R. Burt, 1785 - 1885?  Search this
Copy after:
James Deveaux, 12 Sep 1812 - 28 Apr 1844  Search this
Sitter:
A. R. Burt, 1785 - 1885?  Search this
Medium:
etching
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Self-portrait  Search this
A. R. Burt: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
A. R. Burt: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: [UNLOCATED]
Object number:
UNL00001
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/sm461a92977-b48e-46bb-a40b-ad2c0356581d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_UNL00001

Sarah Buchanan Campbell Preston

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Other attribution:
James Deveaux, 12 Sep 1812 - 28 Apr 1844  Search this
Sitter:
Sarah Buchanan Campbell Preston, 1778 - 1846  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
75.6cm x 62.7cm (29 3/4" x 24 11/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1840
Topic:
Sarah Buchanan Campbell Preston: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
VA160171
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/sm42632a102-242c-42a7-a95a-6e7b7db9b0ce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_VA160171

Study, Abbey at Rimoli, near Florence

Designer:
James DeVeaux, American, 1812 - 1844  Search this
Medium:
Graphite, black crayon, white heightening on strong paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 23.7 × 30 cm (9 5/16 × 11 13/16 in.)
Type:
architecture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Rome, Italy
Date:
ca. 1840
Credit Line:
Bequest of Erskine Hewitt
Accession Number:
1942-50-499
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq41b8c92f8-180f-4207-9c0a-b6111bb5dd45
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1942-50-499

DeVeaux, James

Collection Creator:
Richardson, Edgar Preston, 1902-1985  Search this
Richardson, Constance, 1905-  Search this
Container:
Box 19, Folder 45
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1972
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact References Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Edgar P. Richardson papers, 1814-1996, bulk 1921-1996. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
E.P. (Edgar Preston) and Constance Richardson papers
E.P. (Edgar Preston) and Constance Richardson papers / Series 6: Artist-Subject files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-richedga-ref764

The artists of America : a series of biographical sketches of American artists : with portraits and designs on steel / by C. Edwards Lester

Creator:
Lester, C. Edwards (Charles Edwards), 1815-1890  Search this
Names:
Allston, Washington, 1779-1843  Search this
Crawford, Thomas, 1813 or 14-1857  Search this
DeVeaux, James, 1812-1844.  Search this
Inman, Henry, 1801-1846  Search this
Peale, Rembrandt, 1778-1860  Search this
Stuart, Gilbert, 1755-1828  Search this
Trumbull, John, 1756-1843  Search this
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820  Search this
Extent:
vi, 257 p., [8] leaves of plates ; (on partial microfilm reel) (ill., ports., 23 cm.)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1846
Contents:
Washington Allston.--Henry Inman.--Benjamin West.--Gilbert Charles Stuart.--John Trumbull.--James DeVeaux.--Rembrandt Peale.--Thomas Crawford.
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
New York : Baker & Scribner, 1846.
Topic:
Artists -- United States -- Portraits  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.lestchar2
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-lestchar2

Volume 4 (38)

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
May 1869–Apr. 1870
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M799, Subseries 2.4
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Records of the Superintendent of Education for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870
Records of the Superintendent of Education for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870 / Series 2: Registers of Letters Received
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m799-ref12
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Volume 5 (39)

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Apr.–July 1870
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M799, Subseries 2.5
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Records of the Superintendent of Education for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870
Records of the Superintendent of Education for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870 / Series 2: Registers of Letters Received
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m799-ref13
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200 – 649

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
July–Nov. 1869
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M799, File 3.4.2
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Records of the Superintendent of Education for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870
Records of the Superintendent of Education for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870 / Series 3: Letters Received / 3.4: Entered in Register 4
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
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650 – 1269

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Nov. 1869–Mar. 1870
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M799, File 3.4.3
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Records of the Superintendent of Education for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870
Records of the Superintendent of Education for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870 / Series 3: Letters Received / 3.4: Entered in Register 4
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m799-ref27
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Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Mar.–July 1870
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M799, File 3.5.1
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Records of the Superintendent of Education for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870
Records of the Superintendent of Education for the State of Georgia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870 / Series 3: Letters Received / 3.5: Entered in Register 5
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m799-ref29
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Portrait of a Boy, (painting)

Artist:
Deveaux, James  Search this
Subject:
Unidentified  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Portrait male--Child  Search this
Control number:
AECI 06401174
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_113287

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