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Thomas Watt Boyd

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Other attribution:
William E. West, 1788 - 1857  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Watt Boyd, 1804 - 1853  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 75 x 62.2cm (29 1/2 x 24 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830-40
Topic:
Thomas Watt Boyd: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Kentucky Historical Society
Object number:
1950.62.1
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Elizabeth Wherritt Boyd

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Other attribution:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Sitter:
Elizabeth Wherritt Boyd, 1804 - 1887  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas mounted on masonite
Dimensions:
Accurate: 75.3 x 63.2cm (29 5/8 x 24 7/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1835-45
Topic:
Elizabeth Wherritt Boyd: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Kentucky Historical Society
Object number:
1950.62.2
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Edwin Forrest as a Young Man

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Other attribution:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
84.5cm x 66.3cm (33 1/4" x 26 1/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1825-40
Topic:
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:
Owner: Edwin Forrest Home for Retired Actors (closed)
Object number:
25 EFH
Restrictions & Rights:
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William Conner

Artist:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Sitter:
William Conner, 1771 - 1815  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on paper
Dimensions:
Sight: 28 x 24.2cm (11 x 9 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1810-15
Topic:
William Conner: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Shelburne Museum
Object number:
27.3.1-14
Restrictions & Rights:
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EDAN-URL:
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Leigh Hunt

Artist:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Sitter:
Leigh Hunt, 1784 - 1859  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
23cm x 18.4cm (9 1/16" x 7 1/4"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1819-24
Topic:
Leigh Hunt: Male  Search this
Leigh Hunt: Literature\Writer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: University of Virginia
Object number:
44 UVA
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EDAN-URL:
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Samuel Smith

Artist:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Copy after:
Gilbert Stuart, 3 Dec 1755 - 9 Jul 1828  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Smith, 27 Jul 1752 - 22 Apr 1839  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
73.7cm x 61cm (29" x 24"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1839-41
Topic:
Samuel Smith: Male  Search this
Samuel Smith: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Revolutionary War Army officer  Search this
Samuel Smith: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Samuel Smith: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Maryland  Search this
Samuel Smith: Politics and Government\US Senator\Maryland  Search this
Samuel Smith: Politics and Government\Public official\Mayor\Baltimore, MD  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Maryland Historical Society
Object number:
59.118.46
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49264a6e3-5277-4cae-b051-b51425e6fd08
EDAN-URL:
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Margaret Spear Smith

Artist:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Copy after:
Gilbert Stuart, 3 Dec 1755 - 9 Jul 1828  Search this
Sitter:
Margaret Spear Smith, 1758 - 1842  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
73.5cm x 61.1cm (28 15/16" x 24 1/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1839-41
Topic:
Margaret Spear Smith: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Maryland Historical Society
Object number:
59.118.47
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4067bbb45-8396-403b-8440-3f79072d84b3
EDAN-URL:
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Mrs. John Hanson Thomas

Attribution:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Other attribution:
Francis Alexander, 3 Feb 1800 - 27 Mar 1880  Search this
Sitter:
Mrs. John Hanson Thomas, 1790 - 1890?  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.2cm x 63.5cm (30" x 25"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830-45
Topic:
Mrs. John Hanson Thomas: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Baltimore Museum of Art
Object number:
67.30.41
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40b1ad4ba-02ae-42e1-831d-82faf6bc0262
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_67.30.41

Ellen Ward Gilmor

Artist:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Sitter:
Ellen Ward Gilmor, 1811 - 1880  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.5cm x 63.5cm (30 1/8" x 25"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1838-40
Topic:
Ellen Ward Gilmor: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Maryland Historical Society
Object number:
71.92.1
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f64dcbe4-183a-42da-a722-3def051ede28
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_71.92.1

Ann McKim Handy

Artist:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Sitter:
Ann Mckim Handy, 1802 - 1883  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.8cm x 64.1cm (30 1/4" x 25 1/4"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1825-35
Topic:
Ann Mckim Handy: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Maryland Historical Society
Object number:
73.26.1
Restrictions & Rights:
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm46fd4b57c-e17b-4c3d-b7af-ebea366d8761
EDAN-URL:
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George Washington

Artist:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
125.7cm x 104.1cm (49 1/2" x 41"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1800-50
Topic:
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: Virginia Museum of History and Culture
Object number:
949.22
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Usage conditions apply
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EDAN-URL:
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Martha Dandridge Custis Washington

Artist:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Copy after:
John Wollaston, c. 1710 - c. 1767  Search this
Sitter:
Martha Dandridge Custis Washington, 2 Jun 1731 - 22 May 1802  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
125.7cm x 104.2cm (49 1/2" x 41"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1800-50
Topic:
Martha Dandridge Custis Washington: Female  Search this
Martha Dandridge Custis Washington: Politics and Government\First Lady\First Lady of US  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Virginia Museum of History and Culture
Object number:
949.23
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Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm446e4726d-3fc8-4991-a171-f1f28306c5fd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_949.23

Levi Woodbury

Attribution:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Sitter:
Levi Woodbury, 22 Dec 1789 - 4 Sep 1851  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
74.3cm x 61.1cm (29 1/4" x 24 1/16"), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830-40
Topic:
Levi Woodbury: Male  Search this
Levi Woodbury: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Levi Woodbury: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of Treasury  Search this
Levi Woodbury: Military and Intelligence\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
Levi Woodbury: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\US Supreme Court Justice  Search this
Levi Woodbury: Politics and Government\Governor\New Hampshire  Search this
Levi Woodbury: Politics and Government\US Senator\New Hampshire  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Blair House
Object number:
DC140198
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm462746fc1-f48e-4c6e-adca-8608aebae7f8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DC140198

Augusta McVickar Jay

Artist:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Sitter:
Augusta Mcvickar Jay, 1790 - 1857  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
75cm x 62.2cm (29 1/2" x 24 1/2"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1840-50
Topic:
Augusta Mcvickar Jay: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: John Jay Homestead State Historic Site
Object number:
JJ1958.301
Restrictions & Rights:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d606bd91-7254-4321-97fb-2364e9d52a0b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_JJ1958.301

Eliza Baker Turner

Artist:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Sitter:
Eliza Baker Turner  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1848-50
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Bow  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Mrs. Gaillard Conner
Owner: Mrs. Mary C. Stern
Object number:
KY990009
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_KY990009

Joshua Bates

Artist:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Sitter:
Joshua Bates, 1788 - 1864  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
113.7 × 90.2 cm (44 3/4 × 35 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United Kingdom\England\Greater London\London
Date:
c. 1830-35
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Joshua Bates: Male  Search this
Joshua Bates: Business and Finance\Financier  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Boston Public Library
Object number:
MA300007
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d1fa0e93-ba55-4cff-883d-33989b120d60
EDAN-URL:
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John Hazelhurst Boneval Latrobe

Artist:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Sitter:
John Hazlehurst Boneval Latrobe, 1803 - 1891  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.2 x 63.5cm (30 x 25")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1837-41
Topic:
John Hazlehurst Boneval Latrobe: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
John Hazlehurst Boneval Latrobe: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Circut Court for Baltimore City
Object number:
MD900007
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MD900007

Henry Legrand Conner

Attribution:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Legrand Conner, 1803 - 1848  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
53.3 × 41.9cm (21 × 16 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1813-17
Topic:
Henry Legrand Conner: Male  Search this
Henry Legrand Conner: Politics and Government\Government official  Search this
Henry Legrand Conner: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Planter  Search this
Henry Legrand Conner: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Frances Bacheller Gaither Blake
Object number:
MS990004
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ba50c21f-019a-4e6b-b967-1a6619926631
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MS990004

Thomas Moore

Attribution:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Moore, 1779 - 1852  Search this
Medium:
Oil on artist board
Dimensions:
28cm x 22.5cm (11" x 8 7/8"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1815-25
Topic:
Thomas Moore: Male  Search this
Thomas Moore: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Valentine Museum
Object number:
ON10
Restrictions & Rights:
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4aed496ee-4899-4856-ae56-064c9dc32585
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edanmdm:npg_ON10

Mary Byrd Wyman

Attribution:
Thomas Sully, 19 Jun 1783 - 5 Nov 1872  Search this
Other attribution:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Sitter:
Mary Byrd Wyman, 1805 - 1905?  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.2cm x 63.5cm (30" x 25"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1820-30
Topic:
Mary Byrd Wyman: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
PA270005
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