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Giuoco d'arme dei sovrani e degli stati d'Europa per apprender l'arme, la geografia, e la storia loro curiosa di c. Oronce Finé, detto di Brianville ; tradotto dal francese in italiano & accresciuto di molte notzie ... da Bernardo Giustiniani .

Author:
Brianville, Claude Oronce Finé de -1675  Search this
Former owner:
Bullowa, David M., DSI  Search this
Author:
Giustiniani, Bernardo active 1672  Search this
Physical description:
[24], 285, [1] pages, [51] leaves of plates (1 folded) coats of arms 12 cm (16 mo)
Type:
Books
Place:
Europe
Date:
1692
Topic:
Heraldry  Search this
Kings and rulers--Heraldry  Search this
Call number:
CR489 .B84 1692
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_274387

L'art de l'ivoire chez les Bashi du Kivu. I, Présentation générale du peuple Shi / Thomas Bayet

Title:
Présentation générale du peuple Shi
Author:
Bayet, Thomas  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2013
Topic:
Material culture  Search this
Shi (African people)--Kings and rulers  Search this
Shi (African people)--Religion  Search this
Call number:
N7399.C7 W45 2010
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1029250

Maharajah of Cooch Behar, his guests and results of their day's shoot. [Caption No. 10539 : stereoscopic interpositive.]

Topic:
INDIA TOUR--BENGAL TIGER HUNT
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Photographer:
A.B.H.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (5" x 8".)
Type:
Archival materials
Interpositives
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Bengal (India) -- 1890-1920
Cooch Behar (India) -- 1890-1920
India -- 1890-1920
India -- Kings and rulers
Local Numbers:
RSN 24155
General:
"Made by ABH" on envelope.
Currently stored in box 3.2.36 [31].
Copy and Version Identification Note:
114604 (company accession number).
Collection Restrictions:
The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Elephants -- 1890-1920 -- India  Search this
hunters -- 1890-1920 -- India  Search this
Jungles -- 1890-1920 -- India  Search this
Tigers -- India  Search this
Hunting -- 1890-1920 -- India  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interpositives
Stereoscopic photographs -- 1890-1920
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 24081-24180
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref21922

[Queen Alexandra? Active no. 252 : half-stereo interpositive.]

Topic:
ENGLAND
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Names:
Alexandra, Queen  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4" x 5")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
England
London (England)
Local Numbers:
RSN 25470
General:
Company catalog card included.
Similar to RSN 11670.
Currently stored in box 3.2.44 [123], moved from [58].
Collection Restrictions:
The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Queens -- England  Search this
Kings and rulers -- England  Search this
Flowers  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 25436-25540
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref23230

[King Edward and Queen Alexandra : Active no. 366 : half-stereo interpositive,]

Topic:
CORONATION OF EDWARD VII
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Names:
Alexandra, Queen  Search this
Edward VII, King  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4" x 5".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
England
Date:
1902
Local Numbers:
RSN 25492
General:
Company catalog card included.
Similar to RSN 11745.
Currently stored in box 3.2.44 [123], moved from [58].
Collection Restrictions:
The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Queens -- England  Search this
Kings and rulers -- England  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 25436-25540
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref23252

Alexander I

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Stepan Semenovich Shchukin, 1754 - 1828  Search this
Sitter:
Alexander I, 23 Dec 1777 - 01 Dec 1825  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
84.5 × 60.3cm (33 1/4 × 23 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
19th century
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Military  Search this
Alexander I: Male  Search this
Alexander I: Rulers and Nobility\Tsar  Search this
Alexander I: Rulers and Nobility\Emperor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens
Object number:
DC580044
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm46df6371b-f219-41ba-bb3b-8aca2c09bedf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DC580044

Alexander I

Artist:
Henri Benner, 1776 - 1825  Search this
Sitter:
Alexander I, 23 Dec 1777 - 01 Dec 1825  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on parchment
Dimensions:
13.7 × 10.8cm (5 3/8 × 4 1/4")
Frame: 19.7 × 15.9 × 1.3cm (7 3/4 × 6 1/4 × 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Alexander I: Male  Search this
Alexander I: Rulers and Nobility\Tsar  Search this
Alexander I: Rulers and Nobility\Emperor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: J. B. Speed Art Museum
Object number:
KY010021
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4a0da6947-a7d0-4c63-ad81-807223877d52
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_KY010021

Young Octavian

Artist:
Edmonia Lewis, 4 Jul 1844 - 17 Sep 1907  Search this
Copy after:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus Augustus, 63 BC - 14 AD  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
estimate: 42.5 × 21 × 15.9cm (16 3/4 × 8 1/4 × 6 1/4")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1873
Topic:
Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus Augustus: Male  Search this
Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus Augustus: Rulers and Nobility\Emperor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
1983.95.180
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f243881e-cc6a-4ea3-b851-ea0263bdffaf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1983.95.180

Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte

Artist:
Robert Lefevre, 1756 - 1831  Search this
Sitter:
Napoleon Bonaparte, 15 Aug 1769 - 05 May 1821  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
216 × 156cm (85 1/16 × 61 7/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1812
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Architecture\Wall  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Epaulet  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Sash  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Boots  Search this
Napoleon Bonaparte: Male  Search this
Napoleon Bonaparte: Rulers and Nobility\Emperor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Wellington Museum, Apsley House, London
Object number:
WM 1491
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/sm41d878812-f681-4c3c-b0dd-45ab5ae249d4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_WM_1491

Napoleon Bonaparte as First Consul

Artist:
Laurent Dabos, 1761 - 1835  Search this
Sitter:
Napoleon Bonaparte, 15 Aug 1769 - 05 May 1821  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
59 × 46.4cm (23 1/4 × 18 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
early 19th century
Topic:
Napoleon Bonaparte: Male  Search this
Napoleon Bonaparte: Rulers and Nobility\Emperor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Wellington Museum, Apsley House, London
Object number:
WM 1517
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm46050940e-d749-4c80-89fa-4383a45ae27c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_WM_1517

The Duke of Wellington Looking at a Bust of Napoleon

Artist:
Charles Robert Leslie, 1794 - 1859  Search this
Sitter:
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, 1769 - 1852  Search this
Napoleon Bonaparte, 15 Aug 1769 - 05 May 1821  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
39.7 × 34.5cm (15 5/8 × 13 9/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
early-mid 19th century
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture\Bust  Search this
Napoleon Bonaparte: Male  Search this
Napoleon Bonaparte: Rulers and Nobility\Emperor  Search this
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington: Male  Search this
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington: Politics and Government\Statesman  Search this
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington: Rulers and Nobility\Aristocrat\Duke  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Wellington Museum, Apsley House, London
Object number:
WM 1569
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/sm478816bab-c8ff-4790-847b-5a5df55a48a3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_WM_1569

Haile Selassie

Artist:
Albert Alexander Smith, 1896 - 1940  Search this
Sitter:
Haile Selassie, 23 Jul 1892 - 27 Aug 1975  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
30.5 × 21.3cm (12 × 8 3/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1930
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Haile Selassie: Male  Search this
Haile Selassie: Rulers and Nobility\Emperor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Michael Rosenfeld Gallery
Object number:
NY990589
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/sm4ee4bb786-4cbf-42f8-a8e6-bf1e78bfe502
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NY990589

Napoleon

Artist:
Galileo Pochini  Search this
Sitter:
Napoleon Bonaparte, 15 Aug 1769 - 05 May 1821  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
48.3cm (19")
Type:
Sculpture
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Napoleon Bonaparte: Male  Search this
Napoleon Bonaparte: Rulers and Nobility\Emperor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: W. H. Stark House
Object number:
1979.073.000
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/sm4a1f5d5eb-8627-4465-a44d-e4a71b9ba3be
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1979.073.000

D. Pedro II

Artist:
Francois René Moreau, 1807 - 1860  Search this
Sitter:
Dom Pedro II, 1825 - 1891  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Painting
Date:
1840
Topic:
Symbols & Motifs\Medal  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Sash  Search this
Dom Pedro II: Male  Search this
Dom Pedro II: Rulers and Nobility\Emperor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Museu Histórico Nacional
Object number:
BR040016
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/sm4188eb6a4-41e5-4ece-af7a-f82e51d8d2e8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_BR040016

Probably Napoleon Bonaparte

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Probably:
Napoleon Bonaparte, 15 Aug 1769 - 05 May 1821  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor (possibly), on ivory
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Napoleon Bonaparte: Male  Search this
Napoleon Bonaparte: Rulers and Nobility\Emperor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: New-York Historical Society
Object number:
NYHS.1977.24
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4384e6b25-682d-447d-972a-9d3a5bdae917
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NYHS.1977.24

Alexander II

Artist:
D. J. Pound, active 1842 - 1877  Search this
Sitter:
Czar Alexander II of Russia, 1818 - 1881  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 15.2 × 11.3 cm (6 × 4 7/16")
Sheet: 26.2 × 17 cm (10 5/16 × 6 11/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1850
Topic:
Symbols & Motifs\Medal  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Epaulet  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Emblem\Coat of arms  Search this
Weapon\Sword\Saber  Search this
Czar Alexander II of Russia: Male  Search this
Czar Alexander II of Russia: Rulers and Nobility\Tsar  Search this
Czar Alexander II of Russia: Rulers and Nobility\Emperor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; purchased through generous contributions to the Victor Proetz Memorial Fund
Object number:
S/NPG.68.10
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ce5da6b7-b8ec-4db2-ac70-8a561ecd497c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.68.10

Napoleon Bonaparte

Artist:
Auguste G. L. Boucher-Desnoyers, 1779 - 1857  Search this
Copy after:
Baron François Pascal Simon Gérard, 1770 - 1837  Search this
Sitter:
Napoleon Bonaparte, 15 Aug 1769 - 05 May 1821  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 65.9 × 48.7 cm (25 15/16 × 19 3/16")
Sheet: 70 × 51.5 cm (27 9/16 × 20 1/4")
Type:
Print
Date:
n.d.a.
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Headdress\Crown  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Throne  Search this
Costume\Robe  Search this
Equipment\Scepter  Search this
Napoleon Bonaparte: Male  Search this
Napoleon Bonaparte: Rulers and Nobility\Emperor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; purchased through generous contributions to the Victor Proetz Memorial Fund
Object number:
S/NPG.67.56
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49696e226-6504-40de-bcf5-850c689c320c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.67.56

Napoleon Taking Leave of Josephine

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Napoleon Bonaparte, 15 Aug 1769 - 05 May 1821  Search this
Empress Josephine, 23 Jun 1763 - 29 May 1814  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 5.6 × 9.4 cm (2 3/16 × 3 11/16")
Mount: 6.7 × 10.2 cm (2 5/8 × 4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1860
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Animal  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Bonnet  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Equipment\Sports Equipment\Equestrian Gear\Reins  Search this
Vehicle\Carriage  Search this
Weapon\Whip  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Boots  Search this
Architecture\Stairs  Search this
Equipment\Sports Equipment\Equestrian Gear\Saddle  Search this
Napoleon Bonaparte: Male  Search this
Napoleon Bonaparte: Rulers and Nobility\Emperor  Search this
Empress Josephine: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Dudley Emerson Lyons
Object number:
S/NPG.85.295
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm46b53b0fe-3fb0-410c-9e06-6ca8c7b2dc0a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.85.295

Alexander I

Artist:
Edward Miles, 1752 - 1828  Search this
Sitter:
Alexander I, 23 Dec 1777 - 01 Dec 1825  Search this
Medium:
Oil on ivory
Dimensions:
7cm x 5.1cm (2 3/4" x 2"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1797-1806
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Alexander I: Male  Search this
Alexander I: Rulers and Nobility\Tsar  Search this
Alexander I: Rulers and Nobility\Emperor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Philadelphia Museum of Art
Object number:
38-29-2
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/sm4348fdff6-53a9-4d10-8ec6-d2ec94f5a806
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_38-29-2

Napoleon III

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Franz Xaver Winterhalter, 1805 - 1873  Search this
Sitter:
Napoleon III, 20 Apr 1808 - 09 Jan 1873  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
134.6cm x 96.5cm (53" x 38"), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1855-1870
Topic:
Symbols & Motifs\Medal  Search this
Costume\Robe  Search this
Napoleon III: Male  Search this
Napoleon III: Rulers and Nobility\Emperor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: State of Hawaii
Object number:
HI030038
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4c535556f-54e7-4289-b847-4c3e921618bb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_HI030038

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