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Unidentified Man

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Possible attribution:
Hiram Powers, 29 Jul 1805 - 27 Jun 1873  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Man  Search this
Possibly:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
76.2cm (30")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1860 - 1870
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Sculpture  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC992209
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4283ff3b9-f5c9-401b-bc58-fb526ead34e9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC992209

John Brown

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Salted paper print
Dimensions:
Mount: 21.7 x 16.6 cm (8 9/16 x 6 9/16")
Image/Sheet: 11.7 × 8.9 cm (4 5/8 × 3 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1857 (after c. 1855 daguerreotype)
Topic:
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.80.54
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49d2649d4-a9f9-4b52-b70c-1b2a24db8d4a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.80.54

John Brown

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
J. M. Black  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor wash on brown paper
Dimensions:
25 × 20cm (9 13/16 × 7 7/8")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
CA990314
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4b9fad1cd-98c1-4f31-9e02-2dfe52b863e7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_CA990314

John Brown

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
63.5 × 50.8cm (25 × 20")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Litchfield Historical Society and Museum
Website: www.litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org/
Object number:
CT190248
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42c7e057b-3044-4ae3-87a9-eac261e29f67
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_CT190248

John Brown

Artist:
John Collins  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Painting
Topic:
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Station Antiques
Object number:
DLR02203
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f0bd75cf-d778-458e-9863-5261c204e8bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR02203

John Brown

Alternate Title:
John Brown in Prison
Artist:
Thomas Hovenden, 1840 - 1895  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
32.4 × 50.8cm (12 3/4 × 20")
Type:
Painting
Date:
late 19th Century
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Equipment\Ladder  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Boots  Search this
Equipment\Walking stick  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc.
Website: www.hirschlandadler.com/
Object number:
DLR02204
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm423788bcc-9c43-4d1f-92be-3f2ab36759dc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR02204

John Brown

Artist:
William Samuel Schwartz, 1896 - 1977  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
76.2 × 55.9cm (30 × 22")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1940
Topic:
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
DLR02206
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm44f76cc51-f73d-4f12-934e-7eb5f4ecd7be
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR02206

John Brown

Artist:
Edmonia Lewis, 4 Jul 1844 - 17 Sep 1907  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Plaster?
Dimensions:
Not available
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1876
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Wilberforce University Library
Website: www.wilberforce.edu/library/library.html
Object number:
DES00007
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ab70249a-aa0e-48fb-b8ab-de42b53707b1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DES00007

John Brown

Artist:
Edmonia Lewis, 4 Jul 1844 - 17 Sep 1907  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Dimensions:
Not available
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1871-1872
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Union Club
Object number:
NY360056
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/sm4b604f66f-f1e6-4bb9-babe-807e8e5fa9e8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NY360056

John Brown

Artist:
Edmonia Lewis, 4 Jul 1844 - 17 Sep 1907  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
estimate: 40.6 × 22.2 × 17.8cm (16 × 8 3/4 × 7")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1876
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
OH990057
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm44ec2eb88-db97-4316-a406-4c2c2d9a57ec
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_OH990057

John Brown Going to His Hanging

Artist:
Horace Pippin, 22 Feb 1888 - 6 Jul 1946  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
61.3 x 76.8cm (24 1/8 x 30 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1942
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Shawl  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Architecture\Fence  Search this
Architecture\Building\House  Search this
Equipment\Rope  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Scarf  Search this
Human Figures  Search this
Toy\Wagon  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Object number:
1943.11 PAFA
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4c976e675-9517-4f82-a0f3-768c939e9673
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1943.11_PAFA

John Brown

Attribution:
Nahum Ball Onthank, 1823 - 1888  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Frame (accurate): 81.3 x 67.3cm (32 x 26 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1880
Topic:
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Litchfield Historical Society and Museum
Website: www.litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org/
Object number:
1925-21-1 LHSM
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/sm43706ca48-d506-4086-9609-9f758bd95d55
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1925-21-1_LHSM

Heroes of the Colored Race

Alternate Title:
Frederick Douglass
Artist:
Joseph Hoover, 1830 - 1913  Search this
Sitter:
Frederick Douglass, Feb 1818 - 20 Feb 1895  Search this
Blanche Kelso Bruce, 1841 - 1898  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels, Sep 1822 - 16 Jan 1901  Search this
John Roy Lynch, 10 Sep 1847 - 2 Nov 1939  Search this
Robert Smalls, 5 Apr 1839 - 23 Feb 1915  Search this
Joseph Hayne Rainey, 21 Jun 1832 - 2 Aug 1887  Search this
Charles Edmund Nash, 23 May 1844 - 21 Jun 1913  Search this
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Chromolithograph (hand colored) on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 55.9 x 74.8 cm (22 x 29 7/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1881
Topic:
Poster  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Male  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Politics and Government\US Senator\Mississippi  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Pastor  Search this
Hiram Rhoades Revels: Politics and Government\State Senator\Mississippi  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Male  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Literature\Writer  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Frederick Douglass: Society and Social Change\Enslaved person  Search this
Blanche Kelso Bruce: Male  Search this
Blanche Kelso Bruce: Politics and Government\US Senator  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Male  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Military\Army\Officer  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Mississippi  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Mississippi  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Real Estate Agent  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Law and Law Enforcement\Justice of the Peace  Search this
John Roy Lynch: Society and Social Change\Enslaved person  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Joseph Hayne Rainey: Male  Search this
Joseph Hayne Rainey: Politics and Government\US Congressman\South Carolina  Search this
Robert Smalls: Male  Search this
Robert Smalls: Politics and Government\State Legislator\South Carolina  Search this
Robert Smalls: Politics and Government\US Congressman\South Carolina  Search this
Robert Smalls: Politics and Government\State Senator\South Carolina  Search this
Charles Edmund Nash: Male  Search this
Charles Edmund Nash: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Charles Edmund Nash: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Louisiana  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2009.56
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm43ec6539e-938e-463f-ae6c-f0be8ba22f89
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2009.56

John Brown

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
92.1 x 74cm (36 1/4 x 29 1/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
mid 19th-19th Century
Topic:
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, LLC
Website: www.salander-oreilly.com
Object number:
NY900424
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/sm4042d7a58-1c9f-4462-840b-06dcd0e020cb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NY900424

John Brown

Artist:
Nancy C. Rohan  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 2008
Topic:
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Nancy C. Rohan
Object number:
NY990348
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm450158412-1d16-4e63-90ab-fe9a958519c3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NY990348

John Brown

Artist:
Joseph-Charles de Blezer, active 1870s  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
40.6cm (16")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1870
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Equipment\Rope  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
FL990063
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d627214e-b875-4fee-a014-782069eaacf9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_FL990063

John Brown

Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Daguerreotype
Dimensions:
21.1 x 17cm (8 5/16 x 6 11/16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Ohio\Seneca\Kansas
Date:
c. 1856
Topic:
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Boston Athenaeum
Website: www.bostonathenaeum.org/
Object number:
MA990111
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm485da1442-29b0-4c8f-b914-311d7108ee4f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MA990111

John Brown

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Publisher:
Louis Prang Lithography Company, active 1856 - 1899  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10.2 x 6.2 cm (4 x 2 7/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1861-1862
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Photographic format\Carte-de-visite  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.83.7.U
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d5493e6d-73b7-46e5-84f0-632dc0f12c7b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.83.7.U

The Last Moments of John Brown

Artist:
Thomas Hovenden, 1840 - 1895  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Unidentified Group  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
196.5 x 168.3cm (77 3/8 x 66 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1884
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Exterior\Architecture  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Human Figures\Soldier  Search this
Architecture\Stairs  Search this
Derivative  Search this
Human Figures\Crowd  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Website: https://www.metmuseum.org/
Object number:
97.5 MMA
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/sm42a4b7457-e21f-4e98-b702-a7bfaf31547c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_97.5_MMA

John Brown

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
92.1 x 76.8cm (36 1/4 x 30 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1855 - 1860
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: New-York Historical Society
Website: www.nyhistory.org/
Object number:
1916.2 NYHS
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/sm44b9e8b18-0168-4a48-a834-cafa5562eee1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1916.2_NYHS

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