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King Louis I, Louis Armstrong

Artist:
John Philip Falter, 1910 - 1982  Search this
Sitter:
Louis Armstrong, 4 Aug 1901 - 6 Jul 1971  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
100.5 x 75.3cm (39 9/16 x 29 5/8")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Religious\Halo  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:
Owner: Museum of Nebraska History
Object number:
10645-31 MNH
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40f88eb8c-9a21-4f8d-8939-6141f626a7c7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_10645-31_MNH

Ramon Ayala

Artist:
Jeff Wilson, born Aug 1975  Search this
Sitter:
Ramon Ayala, born 8 Dec 1945  Search this
Medium:
Inkjet print
Dimensions:
Image: 45.7 x 37.1 cm (18 x 14 5/8")
Sheet: 50.8 x 40.6 cm (20 x 16")
Mat: 71.1 x 55.9 cm (28 x 22")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
2004 (printed 2011)
Topic:
Exterior\Landscape\Rural  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Accordion  Search this
Ramon Ayala: Male  Search this
Ramon Ayala: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Ramon Ayala: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff
Object number:
C/NPG.2011.29
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Jeff Wilson
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm486da5a09-a720-4897-b202-011822c15695
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_C_NPG.2011.29

Esperanza Spalding

Artist:
Sandrine Lee, born 1972  Search this
Sitter:
Esperanza Spalding, born 1984  Search this
Medium:
Digitally exposed chromogenic print
Dimensions:
Image: 40.5 x 61 cm (15 15/16 x 24")
Sheet: 50.7 x 71.2 cm (19 15/16 x 28 1/16")
Mat: 66 x 81.3 cm (26 x 32")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Connecticut
Date:
2010 (printed 2012)
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Violin  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pencil  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Bench  Search this
Music\Sheet music  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Cello  Search this
Interior\Train station  Search this
Esperanza Spalding: Female  Search this
Esperanza Spalding: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Esperanza Spalding: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Esperanza Spalding: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Esperanza Spalding: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Sandrine Lee
Object number:
C/NPG.2012.42
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f238680a-347f-4d05-9f04-be717317dfdf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_C_NPG.2012.42

Big Band

Artist:
LeRoy Neiman, 8 Jun 1921 - 20 Jun 2012  Search this
Sitter:
Billie Holiday, 7 Apr 1915 - 17 Jul 1959  Search this
Louis Armstrong, 4 Aug 1901 - 6 Jul 1971  Search this
Ella Fitzgerald, 25 Apr 1917 - 15 Jun 1996  Search this
Lionel Hampton, 20 Apr 1908 - 31 Aug 2002  Search this
Duke Ellington, 29 Apr 1899 - 24 May 1974  Search this
Benny Goodman, 30 May 1909 - 13 Jun 1986  Search this
Gerry Mulligan, 6 Apr 1927 - 19 Jan 1996  Search this
Charlie Parker, 29 Aug 1920 - 12 Mar 1955  Search this
John William Coltrane, 23 Sep 1926 - 17 Jul 1967  Search this
Lester Willis Young, 27 Aug 1909 - 15 Mar 1959  Search this
Charles Mingus, 22 Apr 1922 - 5 Jan 1979  Search this
Miles Dewey Davis, 25 May 1926 - 28 Sep 1991  Search this
Dizzy Gillespie, 21 Oct 1917 - 6 Jan 1993  Search this
Wynton Marsalis, born 18 Oct 1961  Search this
Gene Krupa, 15 Jan 1909 - 16 Oct 1973  Search this
Glenn Miller, 1900 - 1944  Search this
J. J. Johnson, 1924 - 2001  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas (?)
Dimensions:
Stretcher (estimate): 22.9 × 33cm (9 × 13")
Type:
Painting
Date:
2005
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Piano  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Saxophone  Search this
Music\Sheet music  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Drum  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Bass  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Clarinet  Search this
Music\Music stand  Search this
Billie Holiday: Female  Search this
Billie Holiday: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  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
Duke Ellington: Male  Search this
Duke Ellington: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Duke Ellington: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist  Search this
Duke Ellington: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Duke Ellington: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Charles Mingus: Male  Search this
Charles Mingus: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Charles Mingus: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Charles Mingus: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Bandmaster  Search this
Charlie Parker: Male  Search this
Charlie Parker: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Charlie Parker: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn player\Saxophonist  Search this
Charlie Parker: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
John William Coltrane: Male  Search this
John William Coltrane: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
John William Coltrane: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn player\Saxophonist  Search this
John William Coltrane: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  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
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
Wynton Marsalis: Male  Search this
Wynton Marsalis: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Wynton Marsalis: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Wynton Marsalis: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn player\Trumpeter  Search this
Wynton Marsalis: Grammy  Search this
Miles Dewey Davis: Male  Search this
Miles Dewey Davis: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Miles Dewey Davis: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Miles Dewey Davis: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn player\Trumpeter  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
Lester Willis Young: Male  Search this
Lester Willis Young: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn player\Saxophonist  Search this
Lester Willis Young: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Lionel Hampton: Male  Search this
Lionel Hampton: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Gerry Mulligan: Male  Search this
Gerry Mulligan: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Gene Krupa: Male  Search this
Gene Krupa: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Gene Krupa: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Percussionist\Drummer  Search this
Glenn Miller: Male  Search this
Glenn Miller: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Glenn Miller: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Bandleader  Search this
J. J. Johnson: Male  Search this
J. J. Johnson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
J. J. Johnson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
J. J. Johnson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Arranger  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
DC360038
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/sm4c6c62d47-f691-490c-bfcd-0efc782f446d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DC360038

Ray Charles

Artist:
Michel Salou, active mid 20th century  Search this
Sitter:
Ray Charles, 23 Sep 1930 - 10 Jun 2004  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 17.9 x 23.9 cm (7 1/16 x 9 7/16")
Mat: 55.9 x 40.6 cm (22 x 16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
France\Île-de-France\Ville de Paris, Départment de
Date:
c. 1961
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Piano  Search this
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Bench  Search this
Interior\Performing Arts  Search this
Ray Charles: Male  Search this
Ray Charles: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Ray Charles: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Ray Charles: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist  Search this
Ray Charles: Society and Social Change\Person with disability\Blind  Search this
Ray Charles: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2000.23
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4c70ba916-2e63-4a0c-b61b-2b937595a3fe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2000.23

Ballad Singer

Alternate Title:
Pete Seeger
Artist:
Burr Singer  Search this
Sitter:
Pete Seeger, 3 May 1919 - 27 Jan 2014  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 31.1 x 23.5cm (12 1/4 x 9 1/4")
Type:
Print
Date:
1944
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Banjo  Search this
Pete Seeger: Male  Search this
Pete Seeger: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Pete Seeger: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter  Search this
Pete Seeger: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist  Search this
Pete Seeger: Education and Scholarship\Scholar\Folklorist  Search this
Pete Seeger: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Guitarist  Search this
Pete Seeger: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Folk  Search this
Pete Seeger: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Banjo  Search this
Pete Seeger: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2001.65
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm46157b8ab-f2b4-4e5c-bcb4-ee8c29b19d4f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2001.65

Louis Armstrong

Artist:
Anton Bruehl, 1900 - 10 Aug 1982  Search this
Sitter:
Louis Armstrong, 4 Aug 1901 - 6 Jul 1971  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 24.8 x 19.4cm (9 3/4 x 7 5/8")
Sheet: 25.7 x 20.2cm (10 1/8 x 7 15/16")
Mount: 27.9 x 22.8cm (11 x 9")
Mat: 55.9 x 40.6cm (22 x 16")
Frame: 59.7 x 43.8 x 3.8cm (23 1/2 x 17 1/4 x 1 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1935
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet  Search this
Interior\Studio\Photography  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.2001.77
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Anton Bruehl
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4db40dacc-a1b6-4016-a3ed-88eb80bf1e72
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2001.77

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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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm48b1a1d16-4ae6-4beb-9979-40eba67df049
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2003.78

B. B. King

Artist:
Morgan Monceaux, 9 May 1955 - 31 May 2017  Search this
Sitter:
B. B. King, 16 Sep 1925 - 14 May 2015  Search this
Medium:
Mixed media: pastel, fabric, metal, plastic, synthetic fur, wood, adhesive and graphite on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (Verified): 108.3 x 77.2 cm (42 5/8 x 30 3/8")
Type:
Collage
Date:
1992-94
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Glove\Gloves  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Guitar  Search this
Collage  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  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.2003.80
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Morgan Monceaux / Artists Rights Society
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40f2c0456-8c10-4382-a904-4439c9a52026
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2003.80

Ray Charles

Artist:
Morgan Monceaux, 9 May 1955 - 31 May 2017  Search this
Sitter:
Ray Charles, 23 Sep 1930 - 10 Jun 2004  Search this
Medium:
Mixed media: graphite, pastel, black magic marker, wood, fabric, plastic and adhesive on paper
Dimensions:
Sight: 102.6 x 76.5 cm (40 3/8 x 30 1/8")
Mat (Verified): 108.6 x 82.6 x 4.8 cm (42 3/4 x 32 1/2 x 1 7/8")
Type:
Collage
Date:
1992-94
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Piano  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Sunglasses  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Collage  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Button  Search this
Ray Charles: Male  Search this
Ray Charles: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Ray Charles: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Ray Charles: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist  Search this
Ray Charles: Society and Social Change\Person with disability\Blind  Search this
Ray Charles: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Morgan Monceaux
Object number:
NPG.2003.81
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Morgan Monceaux / Artists Rights Society
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4fe60fa62-af60-4b6b-9e18-8e164be391a5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2003.81

The Bronze Venus

Alternate Title:
Lena Horne
Artist:
Morgan Lithography Company, active c. 1917 - 1945  Search this
Sitter:
Lena Calhoun Horne, 30 Jun 1917 - 9 May 2010  Search this
Medium:
Color halftone lithographic movie poster on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 204.1 × 103.4cm (80 3/8 × 40 11/16")
Paper mount: 207.8 × 108.6cm (81 13/16 × 42 3/4")
Type:
Print
Date:
1943
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Trombone  Search this
Poster  Search this
Human Figures  Search this
Poster\Movie  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
Object number:
NPG.2005.139
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Morgan Lithography Company
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4cd69972a-8b0a-4dd6-8122-fd4e2dd7b6af
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2005.139

Dizzy Gillespie

Artist:
Avi Farin, born 22 Jun 1943  Search this
Sitter:
Dizzy Gillespie, 21 Oct 1917 - 6 Jan 1993  Search this
Medium:
Color photolithograph with halftone
Dimensions:
Sheet: 95.7 × 61.1 cm (37 11/16 × 24 1/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1979
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet  Search this
Poster  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; gift of Jack Rennert
Object number:
NPG.2007.167
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 1979 Avi Farin, A Contemporary Poster Classic
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Exhibition:
20th Century Americans: 1960-2000
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 342
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm428a63eb6-2fa2-4add-95bb-dba8e031404f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2007.167

Louis Armstrong

Artist:
Woodward's Studio, c. 1920 - 1930  Search this
Sitter:
Louis Armstrong, 4 Aug 1901 - 6 Jul 1971  Search this
Medium:
Halftone on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 25.5 x 20 cm (10 1/16 x 7 7/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1928
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  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.2009.54
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40506ad45-b513-4a34-a642-f03fb33ff4a2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2009.54

Elliott Carter

Artist:
Bernard Schwartz, 1914 - 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Elliott Cook Carter, Jr., 11 Dec 1908 - 5 Nov 2012  Search this
Medium:
Inkjet print
Dimensions:
Image: 50.7 x 39.9 cm (19 15/16 x 15 11/16")
Sheet: 61 x 50.9 cm (24 x 20 1/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1978 (printed 2009)
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Piano  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Interior\Office  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Bookshelf  Search this
Elliott Cook Carter, Jr.: Male  Search this
Elliott Cook Carter, Jr.: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Elliott Cook Carter, Jr.: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Elliott Cook Carter, Jr.: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Bernard L. Schwartz Foundation
Object number:
NPG.2009.99
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
©1978 The Bernard Lee Schwartz Foundation, Inc.
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm405f018d4-56da-4c4b-932b-8499d4bda1d7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2009.99

Dizzy Gillespie

Artist:
Yousuf Karsh, 23 Dec 1908 - 13 Jul 2002  Search this
Sitter:
Dizzy Gillespie, 21 Oct 1917 - 6 Jan 1993  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 27.9 × 21.5 cm (11 × 8 7/16")
Sheet: 35.4 × 27.6 cm (13 15/16 × 10 7/8")
Mount: 35.5 × 27.9 cm (14 × 11")
Mat: 55.9 × 40.6 cm (22 × 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1990
Topic:
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; gift of Estrellita Karsh in memory of Yousuf Karsh
Object number:
NPG.2012.77.35
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Yousuf Karsh
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.2012.77.35

Willie Nelson

Artist:
Clete Shields, born 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Willie Nelson, born 30 Apr 1933  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
43.2 × 17.8 × 21cm (17 × 7 × 8 1/4")
Type:
Sculpture
Place:
United States\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia
Date:
2011
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Guitar  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Handkerchief\Bandana  Search this
Willie Nelson: Male  Search this
Willie Nelson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Willie Nelson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter  Search this
Willie Nelson: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Elizabeth Avellan, Marcia Ball, Amon Burton, Stephen Harrigan, Vincent Salas, Bill Wittliff, and Lawrence Wright
Object number:
NPG.2012.87
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Clete Shields
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.2012.87
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Dizzy Gillespie at the bandstand, Newport Jazz Festival, RI

Artist:
Lisette Model, 1 Nov 1901 - 30 Mar 1983  Search this
Sitter:
Dizzy Gillespie, 21 Oct 1917 - 6 Jan 1993  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 34.7 × 26.5 cm (13 11/16 × 10 7/16")
Mat: 55.9 x 45.7 cm (22 x 18")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Rhode Island\Newport\Rhode Island\Newport
Date:
1954
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Human Figures\Musician  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; Grant Fund for Photography
Object number:
NPG.2013.60
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Lisette Model Foundation, courtesy howard Greenberg Gallery, New York
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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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edanmdm:npg_NPG.2013.91

Louis Armstrong

Artist:
Herman Leonard, 1923 - 2010  Search this
Sitter:
Louis Armstrong, 4 Aug 1901 - 6 Jul 1971  Search this
Medium:
Selenium-toned gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 30.7 × 40cm (12 1/16 × 15 3/4")
Sheet: 40.5 × 50.5cm (15 15/16 × 19 7/8")
Frame: 56.5 × 71.8 × 3.8 cm (22 1/4 × 28 1/4 × 1 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
France\Île-de-France\Ville de Paris, Départment de\Paris
Date:
1960 (printed 1998)
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drinking vessel\Glass  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet  Search this
Container\Pitcher  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.2014.111.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Herman Leonard Photography LLC
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2014.111.1

Ella Fitzgerald

Artist:
Herman Leonard, 1923 - 2010  Search this
Sitter:
Ella Fitzgerald, 25 Apr 1917 - 15 Jun 1996  Search this
Medium:
Selenium-toned gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 30.1 × 41.2cm (11 7/8 × 16 1/4")
Sheet: 40.6 × 50.5cm (16 × 19 7/8")
Frame: 56.5 × 71.8 × 3.8 cm (22 1/4 × 28 1/4 × 1 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1949 (printed 1998)
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Music\Musical instrument  Search this
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  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.2014.111.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Herman Leonard Photography LLC
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm43d4ab991-6f88-4f18-aebc-df5eeba8cd18
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2014.111.10

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