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George Washington

Artist:
Charles Balthazar Julien Févret de Saint-Mémin, 12 Mar 1770 - 23 Jun 1852  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Engraved portrait miniature on paper in gold frame
Dimensions:
Not available
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1796-1852
Topic:
Artwork\Painting\Miniature  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Revolutionary War Army officer  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Yale University Art Gallery
Object number:
1949.239
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4375e6250-e111-4c4c-b82e-cee1c317b906
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1949.239

Portrait Miniature of Thomas Jefferson

Artist:
Francis Smith  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Jefferson, 13 Apr 1743 - 4 Jul 1826  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
7.3cm (2 7/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
mid 18th-mid 19th century
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Male  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of State  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Education and Scholarship\Founder\University  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
PC991524
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/sm4292c27d0-ce62-447e-bd00-8daa75d79aff
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991524

Painting and portrait making in the American Northeast / editor, Peter Benes ; associate editor, Jane Montague Benes

Author:
Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife (19th : 1994)  Search this
Benes, Peter  Search this
Benes, Jane Montague  Search this
Physical description:
288 p. : ill., ports. ; 23 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
New England
Date:
1995
C1995
17th century
18th century
19th century
Topic:
Portrait painting  Search this
Folk artists  Search this
Painting from photographs  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
ND1311.5 .D82 1994
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_457759

Exhibition photography for "Tokens of Affection: The Portrait Miniature in America" [photographs]

Physical description:
0.2 linear feet (4 folders)
Type:
Photographs
Slides (photographs)
Date:
Ca. 1991
Topic:
Art museums--Exhibitions  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Image number:
EXH E0000429
See more items in:
Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_143094

Portrait Miniature of Augustus Hall

Artist:
Clarissa Peters Russell, 1809 - 1854  Search this
Sitter:
Augustus Hall, 1835 - ?  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
Sight: 7.6 x 6cm (3 x 2 3/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1841
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
Augustus Hall: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Skinner, Inc.
Object number:
DLR00414
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/sm40aad0c7d-fafa-4490-a5f2-22facfa89b18
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR00414

Portrait Miniature of Daniel Hall

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Daniel Hall, 19th century  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
Sight: 5.7 x 4.4cm (2 1/4 x 1 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1835
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
Daniel Hall: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Skinner, Inc.
Object number:
DLR00416
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/sm4f1f37a95-abb2-4930-95b0-2628fc324958
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR00416

Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman Wearing a Black Jacket

Artist:
Joseph Whiting Stock, 1815 - 1855  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Man  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
Sight: 6.4 x 5.1cm (2 1/2 x 2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1840
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Button  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Skinner, Inc.
Object number:
DLR00428
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/sm48e0db81a-f65e-4378-a3b7-f5904776e98a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR00428

Portrait Miniature of John Webster of Salem, Massachusetts

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
John Webster, 1804 - ?  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
Sight: 5.1 x 2.9cm (2 x 1 1/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1820
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
John Webster: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Skinner, Inc.
Object number:
DLR00429
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/sm4b5b22bac-ca84-496b-8624-4c9d6db1c45c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR00429

Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman

Artist:
Alvan Clark, 8 Mar 1804 - 19 Aug 1887  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Man  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor and gouache on ivory
Dimensions:
Sight: 7.3 x 5.7cm (2 7/8 x 2 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1835
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Skinner, Inc.
Object number:
DLR00430
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4803f5508-7938-44f0-a3ce-cf44bbda91cf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR00430

Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman

Alternate Title:
Pair of Portrait Miniatures of a Lady and a Gentleman
Artist:
James Sanford Ellsworth, 1802 - 1874?  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Man  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 7.6 x 7cm (3 x 2 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1840-45
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Artwork\Painting\Miniature  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
DLR00433
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d8cfcedd-0f85-43c4-bd85-4a9185a6b773
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR00433

Pair of Portrait Miniatures of Henry and Elizabeth Crawford

Artist:
James Sanford Ellsworth, 1802 - 1874?  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Crawford, born early 19th century  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8.6 × 6.7cm (3 3/8 × 2 5/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1840-45
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie  Search this
Miniature  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
Henry Crawford: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Skinner, Inc.
Object number:
DLR00639
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4c93f056c-586c-44be-89d6-1c56fbeb22c7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR00639

Portrait Miniature of Joshua Washington Toomer

Artist:
Charles Fraser, 1782 - 1860  Search this
Sitter:
Joshua Washington Toomer  Search this
Dimensions:
11.4 × 8.9cm (4 1/2 × 3 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1820
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat\Jacket  Search this
Joshua Washington Toomer: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
DLR01879
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/sm4707da306-3282-4bdf-8a96-e161d74116c7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR01879

Josiah Johnson Hawes, Albert Francis Hawes and Charles Ebenezer Hawes

Artist:
Southworth & Hawes, active 1843 - 1862  Search this
Albert Sands Southworth, 12 Mar 1811 - 3 Mar 1894  Search this
Josiah Johnson Hawes, 20 Feb 1808 - 7 Aug 1901  Search this
Sitter:
Josiah Johnson Hawes, 20 Feb 1808 - 7 Aug 1901  Search this
Albert Francis Hawes, 19 Apr 1821 - 14 Feb 1897  Search this
Charles Ebenezer Hawes, 11 Feb 1816 - 27 Feb 1897  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image/Sight: 9.5 × 7.6 cm (3 3/4 × 3")
Mat (brass): 12.6 × 10.6 cm (4 15/16 × 4 3/16")
Case open: 13.9 × 24 × 1.2 cm (5 1/2 × 9 7/16 × 1/2")
Case closed: 13.9 × 12 × 2 cm (5 1/2 × 4 3/4 × 13/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1845–1848
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Josiah Johnson Hawes: Male  Search this
Josiah Johnson Hawes: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Josiah Johnson Hawes: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Josiah Johnson Hawes: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer\Daguerreotypist  Search this
Albert Francis Hawes: Male  Search this
Albert Francis Hawes: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist  Search this
Albert Francis Hawes: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Kentucky  Search this
Charles Ebenezer Hawes: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.182
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Family Ties
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 134
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4eeb0eb83-9a00-41a0-8e88-44ce01c5b87b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.182
Online Media:

Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918

Creator:
Hart, Charles Henry, 1847-1918  Search this
Subject:
West, Benjamin  Search this
Peale, Rembrandt  Search this
Vanderlyn, John  Search this
Vedder, Elihu  Search this
Ward, John Quincy Adams  Search this
Thayer, Abbott Handerson  Search this
Copley, John Singleton  Search this
Cox, Kenyon  Search this
Chase, William Merritt  Search this
Church, Frederic Edwin  Search this
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese  Search this
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Peale, Charles Willson  Search this
Eakins, Thomas  Search this
McEntee, Jervis  Search this
Smillie, James David  Search this
Peale, Rubens  Search this
Sully, Thomas  Search this
Stuart, Gilbert  Search this
Anshutz, Thomas Pollock  Search this
Audubon, John James  Search this
Whistler, James McNeill  Search this
Peale, Raphaelle  Search this
Citation:
Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Autographs -- Collections  Search this
Artists -- United States -- Portraits  Search this
Autographs -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Artists -- United States -- Autographs  Search this
Theme:
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5905
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208745
AAA_collcode_hartchar
Theme:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208745
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Henry Inman letter to an unidentified student, 1841 Jan. 25

Creator:
Inman, Henry, 1801-1846  Search this
Citation:
Henry Inman letter to an unidentified student, 1841 Jan. 25. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Theme:
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5922
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208763
AAA_collcode_inmahenr
Theme:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208763

Theodore Bolton papers, 1917-1958

Creator:
Bolton, Theodore, 1889-  Search this
Subject:
Brown, Henry Kirke  Search this
Durand, Asher Brown  Search this
Gray, Henry Peters  Search this
Rogers, Bruce  Search this
Tolman, Ruel P. (Ruel Pardee)  Search this
Oakley, Thornton  Search this
Citation:
Theodore Bolton papers, 1917-1958. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art -- Pennsylvania  Search this
Illustration of books  Search this
Portrait painting -- United States  Search this
Theme:
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9021
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211210
AAA_collcode_bolttheo
Theme:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211210

Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974

Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co.  Search this
Subject:
Hauke, Cesar M. de (Cesar Mange)  Search this
Glaenzer, Eugene  Search this
Haardt, Georges  Search this
Seligman, Germain  Search this
Seligmann, Arnold  Search this
Parker, Theresa D.  Search this
Waegen, Rolf Hans  Search this
Trevor, Clyfford  Search this
Seligmann, René  Search this
Seligmann, Jacques  Search this
De Hauke & Co., Inc.  Search this
Jacques Seligmann & Co  Search this
Eugene Glaenzer & Co.  Search this
Germain Seligmann & Co.  Search this
Gersel  Search this
Type:
Gallery records
Citation:
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Mackay, Clarence Hungerford, 1874-1938 -- Art collections  Search this
Schiff, Mortimer L. -- Art collections  Search this
Arenberg, duc d' -- Art collections  Search this
Liechtenstein, House of -- Art collections  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- France -- Paris  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Art and the war  Search this
La Fresnaye, Roger de, 1885-1925  Search this
Art, Renaissance  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Art treasures in war  Search this
Art, European  Search this
Theme:
Art Gallery Records  Search this
Art Market  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9936
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212486
AAA_collcode_jacqself
Theme:
Art Gallery Records
Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212486
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Jewelry Designs

Designer:
Pierre Moreau, French, 1722 – 1798  Search this
Print Maker:
Pierre Moreau, French, 1722 – 1798  Search this
Publisher:
Jean-Baptiste Crépy, French, active 1753 – d. 1796  Search this
Medium:
Etching and engraving on laid paper
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Made in:
France
Published in:
Paris, France
Date:
1771
Credit Line:
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Accession Number:
1921-6-418-8
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
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/kq472c3c753-6a77-4c25-a5a2-3870274fac9e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1921-6-418-8

Exhibition photography for "Portrait Miniatures from Private Collections," [photographs]

Physical description:
0.2 linear feet (5 folders)
Type:
Exhibition catalogs
Photographs
Slides (photographs)
Date:
Ca. 1976-1977
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Art museums--Exhibitions  Search this
Image number:
EXH E0000354
See more items in:
Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_143019

Petite Portrait of Henry III, King Who Challenged Sexual Norms in 16th-Century France, Discovered

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:32:32 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_4a4ebf440f0c648190314ed298c22bbb

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