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Edwin Forrest in the Role of Metamora

Artist:
Frederick Styles Agate, 1807 - 1 May 1844  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 62.2 x 49.2 x 2.5cm (24 1/2 x 19 3/8 x 1")
Frame: 84.8 x 73 x 9.5cm (33 3/8 x 28 3/4 x 3 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1832
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Headdress  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Kathryn and Gilbert Miller Fund in memory of Alexander Ince
Object number:
NPG.66.20
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Exhibition:
Out of Many: Portraits from 1600 to 1900
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 132
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.66.20

Ira Aldridge as Othello

Artist:
Henry Perronet Briggs, c. 1791 - 18 Jan 1844  Search this
Sitter:
Ira Frederick Aldridge, 24 Jul 1807 - 10 Aug 1867  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 128.3 x 103.5 x 5.1cm (50 1/2 x 40 3/4 x 2")
Frame: 162.6 x 136.8 x 12.7cm (64 x 53 7/8 x 5")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Interior\Performing Arts\Theatrical\Stage  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Cape  Search this
Ira Frederick Aldridge: Male  Search this
Ira Frederick Aldridge: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.72.73
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Out of Many: Portraits from 1600 to 1900
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 120
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ab4a00e6-ea82-41ff-bf54-0c299c33d0eb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.72.73

Mr. Hackett, in the Character of Rip Van Winkle

Artist:
Henry Inman, 28 Oct 1801 - 17 Jan 1846  Search this
Sitter:
James Henry Hackett, 15 Mar 1800 - 28 Dec 1871  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 76.8 x 64.1 x 2.5cm (30 1/4 x 25 1/4 x 1")
Frame: 105.4 x 92.1 x 10.2cm (41 1/2 x 36 1/4 x 4")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1832
Topic:
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Exterior\Landscape\Rural  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Bird\Owl  Search this
James Henry Hackett: Male  Search this
James Henry Hackett: Literature\Writer  Search this
James Henry Hackett: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
James Henry Hackett: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.96.47
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Exhibition:
Out of Many: Portraits from 1600 to 1900
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 132
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm47e1f0cf4-bfae-49b5-acbb-4e0634701aa0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.96.47

Hacket the Actor

Artist:
Asher B. Durand, born Jefferson Village, NJ 1796-died Maplewood, NJ 1886  Search this
Sitter:
James Hacket  Search this
Medium:
engraving on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 3 3/4 x 3 1/4 in. (9.5 x 8.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1826
Topic:
Performing arts\theater\performer  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Leonard Hastings Schoff
Object number:
1979.33.16
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d95faad7-9a8c-4194-b23f-186b7b91e6e2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1979.33.16

George Kingsley

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
George Kingsley, 1811 - 1884  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830-1840
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Organ  Search this
George Kingsley: Male  Search this
George Kingsley: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
George Kingsley: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Historic Northampton
Object number:
01.45
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/sm41829c629-5373-4609-9977-9251907b5f8b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_01.45

Junius Brutus Booth

Alternate Title:
Junius Brutus Booth as Brutus
Artist:
Samuel Finley Breese Morse, 27 Apr 1791 - 2 Apr 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Junius Brutus Booth, 1 May 1796 - 30 Nov 1852  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
61 × 51cm (24 × 20 1/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1820-1852
Topic:
Junius Brutus Booth: Male  Search this
Junius Brutus Booth: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Junius Brutus Booth: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
DLR02194
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/sm4b0fdffdd-8a40-42d9-9b2c-7c2d7608167a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR02194

Junius Brutus Booth

Artist:
C.W. Lemosy  Search this
Probably:
Junius Brutus Booth, 1 May 1796 - 30 Nov 1852  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
62.2 × 48.3cm (24 1/2 × 19")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1820-1852
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Armor  Search this
Junius Brutus Booth: Male  Search this
Junius Brutus Booth: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Junius Brutus Booth: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Adelson Galleries
Object number:
MA900768
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4a14758bf-43cc-4fa0-847a-4d06a2f7349e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MA900768

Ira Aldridge, Possibly in the Role of Othello

Artist:
William Mulready, 1786 - 1863  Search this
Sitter:
Ira Frederick Aldridge, 24 Jul 1807 - 10 Aug 1867  Search this
Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 40.5 × 29.8cm (15 15/16 × 11 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1826
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Architecture\Arch  Search this
Exterior\Sky  Search this
Nature & Environment\Hill  Search this
Interior\Performing Arts\Theatrical  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Costume\Armor  Search this
Ira Frederick Aldridge: Male  Search this
Ira Frederick Aldridge: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Walters Art Museum
Object number:
37.2629
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/sm4a3ca8c5e-28d8-4367-8c46-91ddd4257596
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_37.2629

Ira Aldridge

Artist:
Gian-Pietro Calvi, 19th century  Search this
Sitter:
Ira Frederick Aldridge, 24 Jul 1807 - 10 Aug 1867  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1825-1867
Topic:
Ira Frederick Aldridge: Male  Search this
Ira Frederick Aldridge: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: New York Public Library
Object number:
NY260134
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/sm4a82f4c60-a1c7-4638-8507-5716c7fc9cd8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NY260134

Head of a Man (Ira Frederick Aldridge?)

Artist:
John Simpson, 1782 - 1847  Search this
Possibly:
Ira Frederick Aldridge, 24 Jul 1807 - 10 Aug 1867  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 73.3 × 56.2cm (28 7/8 × 22 1/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1827
Topic:
Ira Frederick Aldridge: Male  Search this
Ira Frederick Aldridge: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Tate Gallery
Object number:
N00382
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/sm4334d4420-020d-4834-9381-6e42892a01c4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_N00382

King Kamehameha and Queen Kamamalu

Artist:
J. W. Gear, 1768 - 1853  Search this
Publisher:
Hullmandel Lithography Company  Search this
Sitter:
King Kamehameha II, Nov 1797 - 14 Jul 1824  Search this
Queen Kamamalu, 1802 - 1824  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 29.8 x 31.2 cm (11 3/4 x 12 5/16")
Type:
Print
Place:
United Kingdom\England\Greater London\London
Date:
1824
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Interior\Performing Arts\Theatrical\Theater  Search this
Queen Kamamalu: Female  Search this
Queen Kamamalu: Rulers and Nobility\Queen  Search this
King Kamehameha II: Male  Search this
King Kamehameha II: Rulers and Nobility\King  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2010.59
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4a9b4e217-0594-4995-a589-56453c0ae7c1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2010.59

Junius Brutus Booth

Alternate Title:
William Augustus Conway
Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Former attribution:
James Herring, 12 Jan 1794 - 8 Oct 1867  Search this
Copy after:
Robert Matthew Sully, 17 Jul 1803 - 16 Oct 1855  Search this
Sitter:
Junius Brutus Booth, 1 May 1796 - 30 Nov 1852  Search this
Formerly identified as:
William Augustus Conway, 1789 - 1828  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas mounted on cardboard
Dimensions:
Board (Accurate): 50.5 x 37.5cm (19 7/8 x 14 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830
Topic:
Costume\Outerwear\Coat\Fur  Search this
Junius Brutus Booth: Male  Search this
Junius Brutus Booth: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Junius Brutus Booth: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
William Augustus Conway: Male  Search this
William Augustus Conway: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Gallery of Art
Object number:
1947.17.55 NGA
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/sm470ec7329-9b83-4138-b88b-e748a7d4dd85
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1947.17.55_NGA

William Charles Macready

Artist:
Thomas Seir Cummings, 26 Aug 1804 - 25 Sep 1894  Search this
Copy after:
Henry Inman, 28 Oct 1801 - 17 Jan 1846  Search this
Sitter:
William Charles Macready, 1793 - 1873  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.8 x 64.8cm (30 1/4 x 25 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1827
Topic:
William Charles Macready: Male  Search this
William Charles Macready: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: New-York Historical Society
Object number:
1858.80 NYHS
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/sm4a7803af9-9f9e-4370-8a9f-1d9577098af1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1858.80_NYHS

Thomas Abthorpe Cooper

Artist:
Chester Harding, 1 Sep 1792 - 10 Apr 1866  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Abthorpe Cooper, 1776 - 1849  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.9 x 64.2 cm (30 1/4 x 25 1/4" ), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1822
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Thomas Abthorpe Cooper: Male  Search this
Thomas Abthorpe Cooper: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Thomas Abthorpe Cooper: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Art Institute of Chicago
Object number:
1927.4 AIC
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42f515e78-d2e3-4d91-8fb7-d1f4c251121f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1927.4_AIC

Junius Brutus Booth as Sir Edward Mortimer

Attribution:
John B. Neagle, 4 Nov 1796 - 17 Sep 1865  Search this
Sitter:
Junius Brutus Booth, 1 May 1796 - 30 Nov 1852  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
71.7 x 61 cm (28 1/4 x 24" )
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia\Philadelphia
Date:
1823
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Sash  Search this
Junius Brutus Booth: Male  Search this
Junius Brutus Booth: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Junius Brutus Booth: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2000.9
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
Copyright:
None
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm477fff8e7-ce72-4f77-a6b7-285b9ceee780
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2000.9

James Weldon Johnson

Artist:
Miguel Covarrubias, 22 Nov 1904 - 4 Feb 1957  Search this
Sitter:
James Weldon Johnson, 17 Jun 1871 - 27 Jun 1938  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
27.1cm x 19.8cm (10 11/16" x 7 13/16"), Sight
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1828
Topic:
Caricature  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Male  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist\Civil rights leader  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Education\Administrator\School\Principal  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Consul\US Consul  Search this
James Weldon Johnson: Communications\Translator  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University
Object number:
1980.190
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/sm4699cce57-90ab-486c-a056-690b6c44e5e9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1980.190

Junius Brutus Booth as Brutus in "Brutus" by John Payne

Artist:
John B. Neagle, 4 Nov 1796 - 17 Sep 1865  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Thomas Booth, 13 Nov 1833 - 7 Jun 1893  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1827
Topic:
Edwin Thomas Booth: Male  Search this
Edwin Thomas Booth: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Edwin Thomas Booth: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Edwin Thomas Booth: Performing Arts\Producer\Theater  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Museum of the City of New York, Theatre Collection
Object number:
66.69.1
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/sm41da9bc6f-4fd0-483f-b8d5-ecc371ff299d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_66.69.1

William Charles Macready as William Tell

Artist:
Henry Inman, 28 Oct 1801 - 17 Jan 1846  Search this
Sitter:
William Charles Macready, 1793 - 1873  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.5cm x 63.5cm (30 1/8" x 25")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States
Date:
1826-1827
Topic:
William Charles Macready: Male  Search this
William Charles Macready: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Object number:
06.195 MMA
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/sm4da9d1686-697f-4d68-9f36-6e47d8194614
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_06.195_MMA

Robert Nelson Mount

Artist:
William Sidney Mount, 26 Nov 1807 - 19 Nov 1868  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Nelson Mount, 1806 - 1883  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
9.5cm x 12.9cm (3 3/4" x 5 1/16"), Accurate
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1825-1835
Topic:
Robert Nelson Mount: Male  Search this
Robert Nelson Mount: Performing Arts\Dance Instructor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Long Island Museum
Object number:
77.22.328
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/sm4c5bd91f7-75ac-4783-b3ac-2ebf5802b2dd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_77.22.328

George Pope Morris

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
George Pope Morris, 10 Oct 1802 - 6 Jul 1864  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
6.3cm x 5.1cm (2 1/2" x 2"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1820-1830
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
George Pope Morris: Male  Search this
George Pope Morris: Literature\Writer  Search this
George Pope Morris: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
George Pope Morris: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Newspaper  Search this
George Pope Morris: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter  Search this
George Pope Morris: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Magazine  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: University of Virginia
Object number:
76 UVA
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm48978eb4e-9bcd-44a4-908d-a728fbccfb50
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_76_UVA

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