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Henry David Thoreau

Artist:
Benjamin Dexter Maxham, 10 Oct 1821 - 09 Jul 1899  Search this
Sitter:
Henry David Thoreau, 12 Jul 1817 - 6 May 1862  Search this
Medium:
Ninth-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 6.3 x 4.7 cm (2 1/2 x 1 7/8")
Case Open: 7.6 × 12.7 × 0.8 cm (3 × 5 × 5/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1856
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Henry David Thoreau: Male  Search this
Henry David Thoreau: Literature\Writer  Search this
Henry David Thoreau: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Henry David Thoreau: Science and Technology\Scientist\Naturalist  Search this
Henry David Thoreau: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Henry David Thoreau: Literature\Writer\Diarist  Search this
Henry David Thoreau: Humanities and Social Sciences\Philosopher\Transcendentalist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of anonymous donor
Object number:
NPG.72.119
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40351b30f-d60d-4501-9c16-ea8085bce41c
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.72.119
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William Cullen Bryant

Artist:
Jacques Reich, 10 Aug 1852 - 08 Jul 1923  Search this
Sitter:
William Cullen Bryant, 3 Nov 1794 - 12 Jun 1878  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 34.3 × 24.6 cm (13 1/2 × 9 11/16")
Sheet: 58 × 44 cm (22 13/16 × 17 5/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1899
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Male  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Communications\Journalist  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Newspaper  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Oswald D. Reich
Object number:
S/NPG.67.93
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm485aa0358-7dea-4931-909a-d25a155c5c2e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.67.93
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James Russell Lowell

Artist:
Jacques Reich, 10 Aug 1852 - 08 Jul 1923  Search this
Sitter:
James Russell Lowell, 22 Feb 1819 - 12 Aug 1891  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 31 × 23.8 cm (12 3/16 × 9 3/8")
Sheet: 56.5 × 41.8 cm (22 1/4 × 16 7/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1899
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
James Russell Lowell: Male  Search this
James Russell Lowell: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
James Russell Lowell: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
James Russell Lowell: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Magazine  Search this
James Russell Lowell: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
James Russell Lowell: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Oswald D. Reich
Object number:
S/NPG.67.96
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4da0c1da4-0509-421b-b0a0-7d87fbe748c2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.67.96
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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

Artist:
Jacques Reich, 10 Aug 1852 - 08 Jul 1923  Search this
Copy after:
Sir Godfrey Kneller, 1646 - 1723  Search this
Sitter:
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., 29 Aug 1809 - 7 Oct 1894  Search this
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Image: 31 × 24 cm (12 3/16 × 9 7/16")
Sheet: 56.5 × 41.5 cm (22 1/4 × 16 5/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1899
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Male  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Education\Educator\Professor\College  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Magazine article  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Oswald D. Reich
Object number:
S/NPG.67.95
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm458aaf081-4d9d-426a-83f3-0e0d61f7fb9b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.67.95
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Dr. Maya Angelou In Conversation with Dr. Johnnetta B. Cole

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-05-30T20:24:07Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
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Education  Search this
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Hide/Seek: "Eight Bells Folly: Memorial to Hart Crane" by M. Hartley - National Portrait Gallery

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2011-04-07T21:55:40Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
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Education  Search this
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Make I Contact (15 seconds) - National Portrait Gallery

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2015-11-16T20:27:17Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
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Education  Search this
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National Portrait Gallery
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edanmdm:yt_8tVftwzIl4o

Portrait in a Minute: Elaine de Kooning

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2015-08-19T18:03:33Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
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Education  Search this
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National Portrait Gallery
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Civil War 150th Anniversary: The Battle of Fredericksburg

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2012-12-13T18:45:53Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
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Education  Search this
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Elaine de Kooning: Portraits Exhibition

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2015-03-09T13:43:35Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
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Education  Search this
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National Portrait Gallery
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edanmdm:yt_YaPfddq5QpA

Portrait in a Minute: Marianne Moore

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-03-07T16:04:38Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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Portrait in a Minute: Robert Frost

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-03-26T04:16:52Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
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Education  Search this
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Hide/Seek: "Unfinished Painting" by Keith Haring - National Portrait Gallery

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2011-04-08T14:54:25Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
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Education  Search this
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Hilda Doolittle

Artist:
Man Ray, 27 Aug 1890 - 18 Nov 1976  Search this
Sitter:
Hilda Doolittle, 10 Sep 1886 - 27 Sep 1961  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 24.4 x 18.7cm (9 5/8 x 7 3/8")
Mat: 55.9 x 40.6cm (22 x 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1925 (printed 1975)
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Hilda Doolittle: Female  Search this
Hilda Doolittle: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. John Schaffner
Object number:
S/NPG.77.84.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 2000 Man Ray Trust / Artists Rights Society, NY / ADAGP, Paris
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National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm48d5386de-60db-424d-b494-83070822e9ce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.77.84.2

Hilda Doolittle

Artist:
Man Ray, 27 Aug 1890 - 18 Nov 1976  Search this
Sitter:
Hilda Doolittle, 10 Sep 1886 - 27 Sep 1961  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 24.5 × 18.7 cm (9 5/8 × 7 3/8")
Sheet: 25.5 × 19.8 cm (10 1/16 × 7 13/16")
Mat: 55.9 × 40.7 cm (22 × 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1925 (printed 1975)
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Hilda Doolittle: Female  Search this
Hilda Doolittle: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. John Schaffner
Object number:
S/NPG.77.84.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 2012 Man Ray Trust / Artists Rights Society, NY / ADAGP, Paris
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National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4bbd4a263-0403-4bfe-b611-ac55553f112d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.77.84.1

Summer/Fall 2015 Highlights - National Portrait Gallery

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2015-12-18T21:54:58Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
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Education  Search this
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Alice Dunbar Nelson

Artist:
Laura Wheeler Waring, 1887 - 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Alice Dunbar Nelson  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 62.4 × 51.4cm (24 9/16 × 20 1/4")
Frame: 73.5 × 63.3 × 6.7cm (28 15/16 × 24 15/16 × 2 5/8")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia
Date:
1927
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Glove\Gloves  Search this
Alice Dunbar Nelson: Female  Search this
Alice Dunbar Nelson: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Alice Dunbar Nelson: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Alice Dunbar Nelson: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2016.125
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Madeline Rabb
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
20th Century Americans: 1900-1930 (re-installation 2012)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 322
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm497653123-238b-4be2-9a08-9f28ec881347
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2016.125

Robert Creeley

Alternate Title:
For Love
Artist:
R. B. Kitaj, 29 Oct 1932 - 21 Oct 2007  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Creeley, 21 May 1926 - 30 Mar 2005  Search this
Medium:
Color screenprint
Dimensions:
Sheet: 64.8 × 45.7 cm (25 1/2 × 18")
Mat (Verified): 81.3 × 55.9 cm (32 × 22")
Type:
Print
Date:
1966
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Ruler  Search this
Robert Creeley: Male  Search this
Robert Creeley: Literature\Writer  Search this
Robert Creeley: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of R. B. Kitaj Estate
Object number:
NPG.2011.125
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
20th Century Americans: 1960-2000
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 342
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49c2d9ce5-e5c9-4124-a2c0-5e02bf9b1fbb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2011.125

Carl Sandburg

Artist:
William Arthur Smith, 19 Apr 1918 - 27 Apr 1989  Search this
Sitter:
Carl Sandburg, 6 Jan 1878 - 22 Jul 1967  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 99.1 x 91.4 x 2.5cm (39 x 36 x 1")
Frame: 127.6 x 118.1 x 7.6cm (50 1/4 x 46 1/2 x 3")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1961
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Scarf  Search this
Home Furnishings\Blanket  Search this
Carl Sandburg: Male  Search this
Carl Sandburg: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Carl Sandburg: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Carl Sandburg: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Carl Sandburg: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Carl Sandburg: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Magazine  Search this
Carl Sandburg: Literature\Writer\Children's book  Search this
Carl Sandburg: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Carl Sandburg: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Kent-Lucas Foundation
Object number:
NPG.80.39
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Kathlin Smith
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
20th Century Americans: 1930-1960
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 322
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4cf3ce06d-5d96-4b72-8d6c-7253fae59600
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.39

John Updike

Artist:
Robert Vickrey, 26 Aug 1926 - 17 Apr 2011  Search this
Sitter:
John Hoyer Updike, 18 Mar 1932 - 27 Jan 2009  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor, gouache and graphite pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
Image: 34.9 × 23.6 cm (13 3/4 × 9 5/16")
Sheet: 44.8 × 33.6 cm (17 5/8 × 13 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1968
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
John Hoyer Updike: Male  Search this
John Hoyer Updike: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
John Hoyer Updike: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
John Hoyer Updike: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
John Hoyer Updike: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
John Hoyer Updike: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Literary  Search this
John Hoyer Updike: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC798
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Robert Vickrey/Licenced by VAGA, New York, NY
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
20th Century Americans: 1960-2000
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 342
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm43fd6905b-1673-4bbf-98f1-0a5fb6aa4f09
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.TC798

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