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P.T. Barnum

Artist:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Phineas Taylor Barnum, 5 Jul 1810 - 7 Apr 1891  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 8.7 × 5.4 cm (3 7/16 × 2 1/8")
Mount: 10.4 × 6.2 cm (4 1/8 × 2 7/16")
Mat: 35.6 × 27.9 cm (14 × 11")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1860
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Chain  Search this
Interior\Studio  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Photographic format\Carte-de-visite  Search this
Phineas Taylor Barnum: Male  Search this
Phineas Taylor Barnum: Performing Arts\Performer\Showman  Search this
Phineas Taylor Barnum: Performing Arts\Circus Owner  Search this
Phineas Taylor Barnum: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Museum  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.97.63
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49af5762c-460c-4cee-916d-7b631afcf2be
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.97.63

Billy Wilder

Artist:
Bob Willoughby, 30 Jun 1927 - 18 Dec 2009  Search this
Sitter:
Billy Wilder, 22 Jun 1906 - 28 Mar 2002  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 24.2 × 34.2 cm (9 1/2 × 13 7/16")
Sheet: 30.3 × 40.5 cm (11 15/16 × 15 15/16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\California\Los Angeles\Los Angeles\Hollywood
Date:
1964 (printed Nov 22, 1982)
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Interior\Office  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Home Furnishings\Lighting Devices\Lamp  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Ashtray  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Cap\Beret  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture\Statue  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Watch\Wrist watch  Search this
Billy Wilder: Male  Search this
Billy Wilder: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Newspaper  Search this
Billy Wilder: Performing Arts\Director\Motion Pictures  Search this
Billy Wilder: Literature\Writer\Screenwriter  Search this
Billy Wilder: Oscar  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Bob Willoughby
Object number:
NPG.97.77
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Bob Willoughby
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm440efed45-a9c1-4ee6-b266-cda58dc882d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.97.77

John Newland Maffitt

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
John Newland Maffitt, 22 Feb 1819 - 15 May 1886  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 9.2 × 5.5 cm (3 5/8 × 2 3/16")
Mount: 10.2 × 6.2 cm (4 × 2 7/16")
Mat: 35.6 × 28 cm (14 × 11")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1865
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Goatee  Search this
Photographic format\Carte-de-visite  Search this
Interior\Studio\Photography  Search this
John Newland Maffitt: Male  Search this
John Newland Maffitt: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
John Newland Maffitt: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
John Newland Maffitt: Military\Navy\Officer\Civil War\Confederate  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.180
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm482330437-b3f9-4696-a509-b60b01a469ca
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.180

Asahel Birge

Artist:
Lyman Emerson Cole, 1812 - 1878  Search this
Sitter:
Asahel Birge, 1770 - 1854  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Dimensions:
Frame: 113.7 × 96.5 cm (44 3/4 × 38")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1841
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Asahel Birge: Male  Search this
Asahel Birge: Law and Law Enforcement\Justice of the Peace  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Historic Northampton
Object number:
01.54
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/sm4e6620a32-66b9-4f06-8673-67209ab95c2d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_01.54

James Buchanan

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Sitter:
James Buchanan, 21 Apr 1791 - 1 Jun 1868  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
254 × 161.3 cm (100 × 63 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Illinois\Cook\Chicago
Date:
1859
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
James Buchanan: Male  Search this
James Buchanan: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Buchanan: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
James Buchanan: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Pennsylvania  Search this
James Buchanan: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Buchanan: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
James Buchanan: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
James Buchanan: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Pennsylvania  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Trout Gallery, Dickinson College
Object number:
1853.1.1 Trout
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/sm41e46df7f-88dd-4612-acb7-c0b3e0368550
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1853.1.1_Trout

William Beckford

Artist:
John Hoppner, 1758 - 1810  Search this
Sitter:
William Beckford, 1760 - 1844  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
124 × 99cm (48 13/16 × 39")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1790-1810
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
William Beckford: Male  Search this
William Beckford: Literature\Writer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Salford Museum & Art Gallery
Object number:
1868-21
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/sm40da4ed09-901f-4134-9515-4bafc3d6553b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1868-21

Colonel John Murray

Artist:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
John Murray, c.1720 - 1794  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 124.5 × 99.1 cm (49 × 39")
144 × 119 cm (56 11/16 × 46 7/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1763
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Stock  Search this
John Murray: Male  Search this
John Murray: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
John Murray: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
John Murray: Politics and Government\Government Official\Colonial Government Official  Search this
John Murray: Law and Law Enforcement\Magistrate  Search this
John Murray: Military\Militia  Search this
John Murray: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: New Brunswick Museum
Object number:
1959.60
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/sm44c03ff5d-2a5b-4c67-8eb7-5caacf0a16a7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1959.60

Judah Philip Benjamin

Artist:
Adolph D. Rinck, c. 1810 - after 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Judah Philip Benjamin, 6 Aug 1811 - 6 May 1884  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
106.7 × 83.8cm (42 × 33")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1853
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Desk  Search this
Judah Philip Benjamin: Male  Search this
Judah Philip Benjamin: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Judah Philip Benjamin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Confederate  Search this
Judah Philip Benjamin: Politics and Government\US Senator\Louisiana  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Historic New Orleans Collection
Object number:
1959.82 HNOC
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/sm42a33d335-2143-4dac-a310-f3ef96859ca9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1959.82_HNOC

Unknown Lady (II)

Artist:
Henry Benbridge, 20 Oct 1743 - 25 Jan 1812  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Woman  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 76.2 × 63.5 cm (30 × 25")
Frame: 94 × 81.3 cm (37 × 32")
Type:
Painting
Date:
late 18th century
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Bonnet  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Bow  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
Unidentified Woman: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
1973.78
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/sm45354c4f9-d909-448d-941f-f6332e7da988
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1973.78

Amasa Guillard Porter

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Amasa Gaillard Porter, early 19th century  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
45.7 × 40 cm (18 × 15 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\New Hampshire
Date:
1814
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Ruff  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
Amasa Gaillard Porter: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
1973.80
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f1ca5cad-d073-4846-ac81-bbedc818fa60
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1973.80

John Marvin

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
John Marvin, 1792 - 1852  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 94.6 × 78.1 cm (37 1/4 × 30 3/4")
Frame: 109.2 × 92.4 cm (43 × 36 3/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
early 19th century
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Stock  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Ascot  Search this
John Marvin: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
1973.84.1
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/sm4318be10f-cec5-449b-a943-483c3ba8e0f3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1973.84.1

Julia Bacon Marvin

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Julia Bacon Marvin  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 94.6 × 78.1 cm (37 1/4 × 30 3/4")
Frame: 109.2 × 92.7 cm (43 × 36 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Headdress  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Pendant  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Couch  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
Julia Bacon Marvin: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
1973.84.2
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/sm48431640e-9712-48bd-a155-dd266f1d32b6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1973.84.2

Portrait of David Baldwin

Artist:
Ralph Earl, 11 May 1751 - 16 Aug 1801  Search this
Sitter:
David Baldwin, 1758 - 1811  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
144.1 × 157.2 cm (56 3/4 × 61 7/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1790
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Desk  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Inkstand  Search this
Printed Material\Papers\Letter  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Bookshelf  Search this
David Baldwin: Male  Search this
David Baldwin: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: High Museum of Art
Object number:
1985.221
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/sm452c06714-6971-4f76-b675-77aef3324fb5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1985.221

Robert Goodloe Harper

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Goodloe Harper, 1765 - 1825  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
74.1 × 62.9 cm (29 3/16 × 24 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1810-1820
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Button  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Jabot  Search this
Robert Goodloe Harper: Male  Search this
Robert Goodloe Harper: Politics and Government\US Senator  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Maryland Historical Society
Object number:
1986.24
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4011ce9ea-d699-465a-932a-32b77348795a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1986.24

Mrs. Charles Carroll of Carrollton

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Mary Darnall Carroll, 1749 - 1782  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Frame: 91.4 × 68.6 cm (36 × 27")
Image: 78.1 × 63.5 cm (30 3/4 × 25")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1771
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Cap  Search this
Mary Darnall Carroll: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Baltimore Museum of Art
Object number:
2003.69
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm43de384c8-b14d-4ad8-8527-773de6901961
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_2003.69

Edmond Jean Forstall and Désireé Forstall

Artist:
Jean Joseph Vaudechamp, 1790 - 4 Aug 1864  Search this
Sitter:
Edmond Jean Forstall, 1794 - 1873  Search this
Désireé Forstall Roman, 1824 - 1845  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 114.3 × 90.2 cm (45 × 35 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1836
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Glove  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Stock  Search this
Edmond Jean Forstall: Male  Search this
Edmond Jean Forstall: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Company President  Search this
Edmond Jean Forstall: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Landowner  Search this
Désireé Forstall Roman: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Historic New Orleans Collection
Object number:
2005.0345.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49b9d0c82-004b-4d2d-a7c4-2805d49932c8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_2005.0345.3

Edward Wilmot Blyden

Studio of:
Maull & Co.  Search this
Sitter:
Edward Wilmot Blyden, 1832 - 1912  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1880s
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Edward Wilmot Blyden: Male  Search this
Edward Wilmot Blyden: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Clergyman  Search this
Edward Wilmot Blyden: Education\Administrator\School\Principal  Search this
Edward Wilmot Blyden: Politics and Government\Government Official\Commissioner  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division
Object number:
2006678454 LOC
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/sm4150843e0-b263-4c8a-bdf9-b75f5d0074d2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_2006678454_LOC

Amanda Erville Bacon Jillson

Artist:
Keene West Davis, born 1806  Search this
Sitter:
Amanda Erville Bacon Jillson, 1811 - 1853  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
1844
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Bonnet  Search this
Amanda Erville Bacon Jillson: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Shelburne Museum
Object number:
27.1.1.223
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm416ebc9c0-b1f1-46b8-8fa4-a81f4d0e8d92
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_27.1.1.223

Catharine Macaulay (née Sawbridge)

Artist:
Robert Edge Pine, c. 1720 - 1788  Search this
Sitter:
Catharine Sawbridge Macaulay, 1731 - 1791  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 137.2 × 104.8 cm (54 × 41 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1775
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Exterior\Sky  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Printed Material\Papers\Letter  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Ribbon  Search this
Catharine Sawbridge Macaulay: Female  Search this
Catharine Sawbridge Macaulay: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
Catharine Sawbridge Macaulay: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist  Search this
Catharine Sawbridge Macaulay: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Portrait Gallery, London
Object number:
5856 PGL
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/sm41697b0fb-14d9-4a74-aaa9-f57fbcb8f5fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_5856_PGL

Whorton D. Searle

Artist:
D. L. Metcalf  Search this
Sitter:
Whorton D. Searle, 1814 - 1891  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1843
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Whorton D. Searle: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Historic Northampton
Object number:
70.34
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4fa215bda-8286-4d69-ad11-e6f537b26813
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_70.34

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