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Lin-Manuel Miranda

Artist:
Mark Seliger, born 23 May 1959  Search this
Sitter:
Lin-Manuel Miranda, born 1980  Search this
Medium:
Archival pigment print
Dimensions:
Image: 88.9 × 66.7 cm (35 × 26 1/4")
Sheet: 101.6 × 76.1 cm (40 × 29 15/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
2016 (printed 2018)
Topic:
Costume  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Lin-Manuel Miranda: Male  Search this
Lin-Manuel Miranda: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Lin-Manuel Miranda: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Lin-Manuel Miranda: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; acquisition made possible through the Smithsonian Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center
Object number:
C/NPG.2018.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 2016, Mark Seliger
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Louis Armstrong

Artist:
Anton Bruehl, 1900 - 10 Aug 1982  Search this
Sitter:
Louis Armstrong, 4 Aug 1901 - 6 Jul 1971  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 24.8 x 19.4cm (9 3/4 x 7 5/8")
Sheet: 25.7 x 20.2cm (10 1/8 x 7 15/16")
Mount: 27.9 x 22.8cm (11 x 9")
Mat: 55.9 x 40.6cm (22 x 16")
Frame: 59.7 x 43.8 x 3.8cm (23 1/2 x 17 1/4 x 1 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1935
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet  Search this
Interior\Studio\Photography  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Male  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn player\Trumpeter  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2001.77
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Anton Bruehl
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.2001.77

Lena Horne

Artist:
Francesco Scavullo, 16 Jan 1921 - 6 Jan 2004  Search this
Sitter:
Lena Calhoun Horne, 30 Jun 1917 - 9 May 2010  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 54.8 x 45cm (21 9/16 x 17 11/16")
Sheet: 60.6 x 50.4cm (23 7/8 x 19 13/16")
Mat: 81.3 x 66cm (32 x 26")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1982 (printed 2004)
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Female  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Popular  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of The Motion Picture Group, Inc., Philadelphia, PA USA
Object number:
NPG.2005.16
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© International Center of Photography and Francesco Scavullo Trust Beneficiaries
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.2005.16

Lena Horne

Artist:
Florence Meyer Homolka, 1911 - 1962  Search this
Sitter:
Lena Calhoun Horne, 30 Jun 1917 - 9 May 2010  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 33.8 x 25 cm (13 5/16 x 9 13/16")
Mat: 55.9 x 40.6 cm (22 x 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1950
Topic:
Exterior\Garden  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Female  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Popular  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; acquired through the generosity of Elizabeth Ann Hylton
Object number:
NPG.2008.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Florence Meyer Homolka
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2008.19

Andy Griffith

Artist:
Art Shay, 31 Mar 1922 - 29 Apr 2018  Search this
Sitter:
Andy Samuel Griffith, 1 Jun 1926 - 3 Jul 2012  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 22.1 x 33.2 cm (8 11/16 x 13 1/16")
Sheet: 27.8 x 35.5 cm (10 15/16 x 14")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Illinois\Cook\Chicago
Date:
1961 (printed later)
Topic:
Vehicle\Train  Search this
Exterior\Train station  Search this
Andy Samuel Griffith: Male  Search this
Andy Samuel Griffith: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Andy Samuel Griffith: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Andy Samuel Griffith: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Andy Samuel Griffith: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Andy Samuel Griffith: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Andy Samuel Griffith: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2012.43
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Art Shay
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm48ea72574-a209-4103-a87b-52a0dd2cb5a4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2012.43

Maya Angelou, Algonquin Hotel, New York, NY, 1987

Artist:
Brigitte Lacombe, born 23 Dec 1950  Search this
Sitter:
Maya Angelou, 4 Apr 1928 - 28 May 2014  Search this
Medium:
Inkjet print
Dimensions:
Image: 45.2 x 44.8 cm (17 13/16 x 17 5/8")
Sheet: 61.1 x 50.7 cm (24 1/16 x 19 15/16")
Mat: 81.3 × 66 cm (32 × 26")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1987 (printed 2012)
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Maya Angelou: Female  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Education and Scholarship\Educator\Professor  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Autobiographer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Memoirist  Search this
Maya Angelou: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Brigitte Lacombe
Object number:
NPG.2012.45
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2012.45

Maya Angelou, Algonquin Hotel, New York, NY, 1987

Artist:
Brigitte Lacombe, born 23 Dec 1950  Search this
Sitter:
Maya Angelou, 4 Apr 1928 - 28 May 2014  Search this
Medium:
Inkjet print
Dimensions:
Image: 45.3 x 44.8 cm (17 13/16 x 17 5/8")
Sheet: 61.1 x 50.7 cm (24 1/16 x 19 15/16")
Mat: 81.3 × 66 cm (32 × 26")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1987 (printed 2012)
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Maya Angelou: Female  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Education and Scholarship\Educator\Professor  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Autobiographer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Memoirist  Search this
Maya Angelou: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2012.48
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Brigitte Lacombe
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.2012.48

Louis Armstrong

Artist:
Herman Leonard, 1923 - 2010  Search this
Sitter:
Louis Armstrong, 4 Aug 1901 - 6 Jul 1971  Search this
Medium:
Selenium-toned gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 30.7 × 40cm (12 1/16 × 15 3/4")
Sheet: 40.5 × 50.5cm (15 15/16 × 19 7/8")
Frame: 56.5 × 71.8 × 3.8 cm (22 1/4 × 28 1/4 × 1 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
France\Île-de-France\Ville de Paris, Départment de\Paris
Date:
1960 (printed 1998)
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drinking vessel\Glass  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet  Search this
Container\Pitcher  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Male  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn player\Trumpeter  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2014.111.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Herman Leonard Photography LLC
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.2014.111.1

Frank Sinatra

Artist:
Herman Leonard, 1923 - 2010  Search this
Sitter:
Frank Sinatra, 12 Dec 1915 - 14 May 1998  Search this
Medium:
Selenium-toned gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 39.5 × 30.4cm (15 9/16 × 11 15/16")
Sheet: 50.5 × 40.5cm (19 7/8 × 15 15/16")
Frame: 71.8 × 56.5 × 3.8 cm (28 1/4 × 22 1/4 × 1 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
Monaco\Monte-Carlo\Monte Carlo
Date:
1958 (printed 1998)
Topic:
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Frank Sinatra: Male  Search this
Frank Sinatra: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Frank Sinatra: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Frank Sinatra: Oscar  Search this
Frank Sinatra: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Frank Sinatra: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Frank Sinatra: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2014.111.25
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Herman Leonard Photography LLC
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2014.111.25

Ruben Blades

Artist:
Máximo Colón, born 1950  Search this
Sitter:
Ruben Blades, born 1948  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 20.2 × 30.3 cm (7 15/16 × 11 15/16")
Sheet: 27.3 × 35.4 cm (10 3/4 × 13 15/16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1984
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Watch  Search this
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Ruben Blades: Male  Search this
Ruben Blades: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Ruben Blades: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter  Search this
Ruben Blades: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Ruben Blades: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist  Search this
Ruben Blades: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; acquisition made possible through the Smithsonian Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center
Object number:
NPG.2015.80
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
©1984 Máximo Colón
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2015.80

Glen Campbell

Artist:
Jack Mitchell, 13 Sep 1925 - 7 Nov 2013  Search this
Sitter:
Glen Campbell, 22 Apr 1936 - 8 Aug 2017  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 35.2 × 27.8 cm (13 7/8 × 10 15/16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\New York
Date:
1973
Topic:
Glen Campbell: Male  Search this
Glen Campbell: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Glen Campbell: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Glen Campbell: Performing Arts\Performer\Entertainer  Search this
Glen Campbell: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2017.31
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 1973 Jack Mitchell
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.2017.31

Louis Armstrong

Artist:
Philippe Halsman, 02 May 1906 - 25 Jun 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Louis Armstrong, 4 Aug 1901 - 6 Jul 1971  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 40.6 × 50.8 cm (16 × 20")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1966 (printed 1998)
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Watch  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Shoes  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Handkerchief  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Cufflinks  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Belt  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Male  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn player\Trumpeter  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Gift from the Trustees of the Corcoran Gallery of Art (Gift of Betsy Karel) The Corcoran Gallery of Art, one of the country’s first private museums, was established in 1869 to promote art and American genius. In 2014 the Works from the Corcoran Collection were distributed to institutions in Washington, D.C.
Object number:
NPG.2019.54
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Philippe Halsman Archive
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.2019.54

Lena Horne

Artist:
Brian Lanker, 31 Aug 1947 - 13 Mar 2011  Search this
Sitter:
Lena Calhoun Horne, 30 Jun 1917 - 9 May 2010  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 71.1 × 71.4 cm (28 × 28 1/8")
Sheet/Mount: 81.1 × 75.4 cm (31 15/16 × 29 11/16")
Mat: 88.3 × 86.8 cm (34 3/4 × 34 3/16")
Frame: 91 × 90.3 cm (35 13/16 × 35 9/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1988
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Home Furnishings\Pillow  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Female  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Popular  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; partial gift of Lynda Lanker and a museum purchase made possible with generous support from Robert E. Meyerhoff and Rheda Becker, Agnes Gund, Kate Kelly and George Schweitzer, Lyndon J. Barrois Sr. and Janine Sherman Barrois, and Mark and Cindy Aron
Object number:
NPG.2021.112
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Brian Lanker Archive
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2021.112

Odetta

Artist:
Brian Lanker, 31 Aug 1947 - 13 Mar 2011  Search this
Sitter:
Odetta, 31 Dec 1930 - 2 Dec 2008  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 71 × 71.4 cm (27 15/16 × 28 1/8")
Sheet/Mount: 81 × 75.3 cm (31 7/8 × 29 5/8")
Mat: 88.1 × 86.8 cm (34 11/16 × 34 3/16")
Frame: 92.7 × 91.4 × 4.4 cm (36 1/2 × 36 × 1 3/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1988
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Interior  Search this
Architecture\Arch  Search this
Odetta: Female  Search this
Odetta: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Odetta: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Odetta: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Odetta: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Guitarist  Search this
Odetta: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Folk  Search this
Odetta: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; partial gift of Lynda Lanker and a museum purchase made possible with generous support from Robert E. Meyerhoff and Rheda Becker, Agnes Gund, Kate Kelly and George Schweitzer, Lyndon J. Barrois Sr. and Janine Sherman Barrois, and Mark and Cindy Aron
Object number:
NPG.2021.128
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Brian Lanker Archive
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2021.128

Maya Angelou

Artist:
Brian Lanker, 31 Aug 1947 - 13 Mar 2011  Search this
Sitter:
Maya Angelou, 4 Apr 1928 - 28 May 2014  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 71 × 71.1 cm (27 15/16 × 28")
Sheet/Mount: 81.8 × 75.2 cm (32 3/16 × 29 5/8")
Mat: 88 × 87 cm (34 5/8 × 34 1/4")
Frame: 91.1 × 89.5 × 3.2 cm (35 7/8 × 35 1/4 × 1 1/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1988
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Maya Angelou: Female  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Education and Scholarship\Educator\Professor  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Maya Angelou: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Autobiographer  Search this
Maya Angelou: Literature\Writer\Memoirist  Search this
Maya Angelou: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; partial gift of Lynda Lanker and a museum purchase made possible with generous support from Robert E. Meyerhoff and Rheda Becker, Agnes Gund, Kate Kelly and George Schweitzer, Lyndon J. Barrois Sr. and Janine Sherman Barrois, and Mark and Cindy Aron
Object number:
NPG.2021.81
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Brian Lanker Archive
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2021.81

Louis Armstrong

Artist:
David Iwerks, born 14 Jan 1933  Search this
Sitter:
Louis Armstrong, 4 Aug 1901 - 6 Jul 1971  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 24.2 × 19.1 cm (9 1/2 × 7 1/2")
Mat: 45.7 × 35.6 cm (18 × 14")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\California\Los Angeles\Los Angeles
Date:
December 30, 1962
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Handkerchief  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Watch\Wrist watch  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Male  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn player\Trumpeter  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.158
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© David Iwerks
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National Portrait Gallery
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Louis Armstrong

Artist:
Lisette Model, 1 Nov 1901 - 30 Mar 1983  Search this
Sitter:
Louis Armstrong, 4 Aug 1901 - 6 Jul 1971  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 26.7 × 34.8 cm (10 1/2 × 13 11/16")
Mat (Verified): 55.9 × 71.1 cm (22 × 28")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1956
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Interior\Nightclub  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Trombone  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Clarinet  Search this
Personal Attribute\Teeth  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Watch\Wrist watch  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Male  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn player\Trumpeter  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.82.138
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Lisette Model Foundation, Inc. (1983). Used by permission.
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
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Eartha Kitt

Artist:
Philippe Halsman, 02 May 1906 - 25 Jun 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Eartha Kitt, 17 Jan 1927 - 25 Dec 2008  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 24.9 × 19.7 cm (9 13/16 × 7 3/4")
Sheet: 28 × 21 cm (11 × 8 1/4")
Mat: 45.7 × 35.6 cm (18 × 14")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1954
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Interior  Search this
Eartha Kitt: Female  Search this
Eartha Kitt: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Eartha Kitt: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Eartha Kitt: Performing Arts\Performer\Entertainer  Search this
Eartha Kitt: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Eartha Kitt: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer\Modern  Search this
Eartha Kitt: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of George R. Rinhart
Object number:
NPG.83.100
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Philippe Halsman Archive
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Lena Horne

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Lena Calhoun Horne, 30 Jun 1917 - 9 May 2010  Search this
Medium:
Photogravure
Dimensions:
Image: 22.5 × 15 cm (8 7/8 × 5 7/8")
Sheet: 55.9 × 35.5 cm (22 × 14")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1941 (printed 1983)
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Female  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Popular  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.83.188.22
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
Photograph © Carl Van Vechten Trust
Gravure and compilations ©Eakins Press Foundation
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Odetta

Artist:
Otto Hagel, 12 Mar 1909 - 18 Jan 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Odetta, 31 Dec 1930 - 2 Dec 2008  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 34 × 26.4 cm (13 3/8 × 10 3/8")
Mount: 50.9 × 40.7 cm (20 1/16 × 16")
Mat: 71.1 × 55.9 cm (28 × 22")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1964
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Guitar  Search this
Odetta: Female  Search this
Odetta: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Odetta: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Odetta: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Odetta: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Guitarist  Search this
Odetta: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Folk  Search this
Odetta: Grammy  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.89.188
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Center for Creative Photography, The University of Arizona Foundation
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Exhibition:
20th Century Americans: 1930-1960
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 321
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
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