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James Knox Polk

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Sitter:
James Knox Polk, 2 Nov 1795 - 15 Jun 1849  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 77.5 × 64.8 × 2.2cm (30 1/2 × 25 1/2 × 7/8")
Frame: 100.3 x 87 x 10.2cm (39 1/2 x 34 1/4 x 4")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington
Date:
January-February, 1846
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
James Knox Polk: Male  Search this
James Knox Polk: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Speaker of the House  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\Governor\Tennessee  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Tennessee  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Tennessee  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Gift from the Trustees of the Corcoran Gallery of Art (Museum Purchase, Gallery Fund) 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.2019.14
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4fb1793b5-72c7-415b-b986-775e72921035
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2019.14

James Monroe

Artist:
John Vanderlyn, 15 Oct 1775 - 23 Sep 1852  Search this
Sitter:
James Monroe, 28 Apr 1758 - 4 Jul 1831  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 67.3 × 57.2cm (26 1/2 × 22 1/2")
Frame (Verified): 87 x 78.1 x 10.2cm (34 1/4 x 30 3/4 x 4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1816
Topic:
James Monroe: Male  Search this
James Monroe: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Virginia  Search this
James Monroe: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
James Monroe: Military\Army\Officer\Captain  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Monroe: Education\Administrator\University\Trustee  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.70.59
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40636ec92-f7a7-4c8f-982e-1b7c52d51943
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.70.59

Millard Fillmore

Artist:
James Reid Lambdin, 10 May 1807 - 31 Jan 1889  Search this
Sitter:
Millard Fillmore, 7 Jan 1800 - 8 Mar 1874  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 74.9 × 62.2cm (29 1/2 × 24 1/2")
Frame: 101.6 × 90.8cm (40 × 35 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1858
Topic:
Millard Fillmore: Male  Search this
Millard Fillmore: Politics and Government\State Legislator\New York  Search this
Millard Fillmore: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Millard Fillmore: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Millard Fillmore: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Millard Fillmore: Education\Administrator\University\Chancellor  Search this
Millard Fillmore: Politics and Government\US Congressman\New York  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Robert Fillmore Norfleet, Jr.
Object number:
L/NPG.98.2017
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm43fe19a32-d142-4568-9421-a9ed024abe8c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_L_NPG.98.2017

George Washington (Last Bust Portrait type)

Artist:
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:
Stretcher: 76.2 × 63.5 cm (30 × 25")
Frame: 91.4 × 78.1 × 10.2 cm (36 × 30 3/4 × 4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1795-1798
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Jabot  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
L/NPG.1.2018
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4fa13724f-3449-4356-9338-899c94b10b56
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_L_NPG.1.2018

Martin Van Buren

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Martin Van Buren, 5 Dec 1782 - 24 Jul 1862  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 158.8 × 120.7 × 3.2cm (62 1/2 × 47 1/2 × 1 1/4")
Frame: 177.8 x 139.7 x 11.1cm (70 x 55 x 4 3/8")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\New York\Columbia\Kinderhook
Date:
1858 (signed 1864)
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat\Overcoat  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Male  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\US Senator\New York  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\State Senator\New York  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\State Attorney General\New York  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The White House
Website: www.whitehouse.gov
Object number:
L/NPG.2.74
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49ba734ab-543e-4dc5-bde7-e03742cd7e69
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_L_NPG.2.74

George Washington

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Silver, with engraved decoration
Dimensions:
15.6 x 10.8 x 0.3cm (6 1/8 x 4 1/4 x 1/8")
Type:
Medal
Date:
1793
Topic:
Medal\Peace  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Betty A. and Lloyd G. Schermer
Object number:
NPG.99.107
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm497e9bb00-8f55-4131-a737-a9c6ac6dd0d2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.99.107

Thomas Jefferson

Artist:
Robert Scott, active 1781 - 1820  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Jefferson, 13 Apr 1743 - 4 Jul 1826  Search this
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Diameter: 10.8cm (4 1/4")
Type:
Medal
Date:
1801
Topic:
Medal\Peace  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Male  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Education\Founder\University  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Betty A. and Lloyd G. Schermer
Object number:
NPG.99.108
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d84e11fa-31a9-45f2-b3a0-ae797b8883bb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.99.108

James Madison

Artist:
John Reich, 1768 - 1833  Search this
Sitter:
James Madison, 16 Mar 1751 - 28 Jun 1836  Search this
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
7.6 x 7.6 x 0.3cm (3 x 3 x 1/8")
Type:
Medal
Date:
1814-1815; completed after the 1809 date on medal
Topic:
Medal\Peace  Search this
James Madison: Male  Search this
James Madison: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Virginia  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
James Madison: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\Statesman\Signer of Constitution  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Betty A. and Lloyd G. Schermer
Object number:
NPG.99.109
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4304224a4-4e8c-4982-8ffd-ac882b83b777
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.99.109
Online Media:

John Quincy Adams

Artist:
Moritz Furst, Mar 1782 - after 1841  Search this
John Reich, 1768 - 1833  Search this
Sitter:
John Quincy Adams, 11 Jul 1767 - 23 Feb 1848  Search this
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Diameter: 7.5cm (2 15/16")
Type:
Medal
Date:
1825-1828; medal is inscribed 1825
Topic:
Medal\Peace  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Male  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Ambassador  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\US Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\Son of US President  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Betty A. and Lloyd G. Schermer
Object number:
NPG.99.111
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm43d23ef21-7ee8-485d-9120-dbfcb247e86e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.99.111
Online Media:

Andrew Jackson

Artist:
Moritz Furst, Mar 1782 - after 1841  Search this
John Reich, 1768 - 1833  Search this
Sitter:
Andrew Jackson, 15 Mar 1767 - 8 Jun 1845  Search this
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Diameter: 7.6cm (3")
Type:
Medal
Date:
1831-1832; medal is inscribed 1829
Topic:
Medal\Peace  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Male  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\US Senator\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\State Supreme Court Justice\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\Governor\Florida  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Betty A. and Lloyd G. Schermer
Object number:
NPG.99.112
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4bbc0c144-bc87-40b6-95aa-6e254fe37598
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.99.112
Online Media:

James K. Polk

Artist:
John Gadsby Chapman, 1808 - 1889  Search this
John Reich, 1768 - 1833  Search this
Sitter:
James Knox Polk, 2 Nov 1795 - 15 Jun 1849  Search this
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Diameter: 6.2cm (2 7/16")
Type:
Medal
Date:
1846
Topic:
Medal\Peace  Search this
James Knox Polk: Male  Search this
James Knox Polk: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Speaker of the House  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\Governor\Tennessee  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Tennessee  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Tennessee  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Betty A. and Lloyd G. Schermer
Object number:
NPG.99.115
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm404386dd8-fe4d-4811-8d56-935a2857bf07
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.99.115

Thomas Jefferson

Alternate Title:
The Edgehill Portrait
Artist:
Gilbert Stuart, 3 Dec 1755 - 9 Jul 1828  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Jefferson, 13 Apr 1743 - 4 Jul 1826  Search this
Medium:
Oil on mahogany panel
Dimensions:
Accurate: 66.4 x 53.3cm (26 1/8 x 21")
Frame: 87 × 73.7 × 11.1cm (34 1/4 × 29 × 4 3/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1805/1821
Topic:
Thomas Jefferson: Male  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Education\Founder\University  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; owned jointly with Monticello, Thomas Jefferson Foundation, Incorporated, Charlottesville, Virginia; purchase funds provided by the Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, the Trustees of the Thomas Jefferson Foundation, Incorporated, and the Enid and Crosby Kemper Foundation
Website: www.monticello.org/
Object number:
NPG.82.97
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e695bd7b-7bf1-4a63-98d4-5b5168e068e6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.82.97

John Adams

Artist:
John Trumbull, 6 Jun 1756 - 10 Nov 1843  Search this
Former attribution:
Gilbert Stuart, 3 Dec 1755 - 9 Jul 1828  Search this
Sitter:
John Adams, 30 Oct 1735 - 4 Jul 1826  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 65.1 × 54.9 × 2.5cm (25 5/8 × 21 5/8 × 1")
Frame: 78.7 x 69.2 x 6cm (31 x 27 1/4 x 2 3/8")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia\Philadelphia
Date:
1793
Topic:
John Adams: Male  Search this
John Adams: Literature\Writer  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.75.52
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4feaec808-f374-49f6-8a2b-524aac4a19fd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.75.52

George Washington

Artist:
Edward Savage, 26 Nov 1761 - 6 Jul 1817  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 52.2 × 38.4 cm (20 9/16 × 15 1/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
1793
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Costume\Hair Accessory\Wig  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Printed Material\Map  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.70.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm45764d726-0955-4f7e-9f94-0a5b1f2a5357
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.70.10

Abraham Lincoln

Cast after:
Leonard Wells Volk, 1828 - 1895  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
14.6 x 21.6 x 23.5cm (5 3/4 x 8 1/2 x 9 1/4")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1917 cast after 1860 original
Topic:
Mask\Life mask  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Male  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Military\Soldier  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Illinois  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\State Senator\Illinois  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Crafts and Trades\Boat builder  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the National Museum of American History
Object number:
NPG.71.24
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49a4a8ae2-cacf-4258-90b2-79eb96501c3d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.71.24
Online Media:

Zachary Taylor

Attribution:
James Reid Lambdin, 10 May 1807 - 31 Jan 1889  Search this
Sitter:
Zachary Taylor, 24 Nov 1784 - 9 Jul 1850  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 76.8 × 63.8 × 2.9cm (30 1/4 × 25 1/8 × 1 1/8")
Frame: 94.6 x 81.3 x 5.7cm (37 1/4 x 32 x 2 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1848
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Zachary Taylor: Male  Search this
Zachary Taylor: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Zachary Taylor: Military\Army\Officer\War of 1812  Search this
Zachary Taylor: Military\Army\Officer\Mexican War  Search this
Zachary Taylor: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Barry Bingham, Sr.
Object number:
NPG.76.7
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm429ccd3e2-249b-42b4-a1c7-4ffa5619f2fb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.76.7

James Buchanan

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Sitter:
James Buchanan, 21 Apr 1791 - 1 Jun 1868  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Frame (Verified): 179.4 x 142.2 x 9.5cm (70 5/8 x 56 x 3 3/4")
Stretcher: 157.5 × 119.4cm (62 × 47")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington
Date:
1859
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Fob  Search this
James Buchanan: Male  Search this
James Buchanan: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Buchanan: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
James Buchanan: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Pennsylvania  Search this
James Buchanan: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Buchanan: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
James Buchanan: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
James Buchanan: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Pennsylvania  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the National Gallery of Art; gift of the A.W. Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust, 1942
Object number:
NPG.65.48
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm465575d96-77c7-4bf5-93e5-910b67959a32
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.65.48

Andrew Jackson

Artist:
Ferdinand Pettrich, 1798 - 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Andrew Jackson, 15 Mar 1767 - 8 Jun 1845  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
Without Base: 64.8 x 40.6 x 21.6cm (25 1/2 x 16 x 8 1/2")
With Socle: 62.2 x 41.9 x 29.2cm (24 1/2 x 16 1/2 x 11 1/2")
Socle Footprint: 27.3 x 18.4cm (10 3/4 x 7 1/4")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
Replica of 1836 original
Topic:
Andrew Jackson: Male  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\US Senator\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\State Supreme Court Justice\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\Governor\Florida  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.91.45
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm416a3d3f9-1252-40ab-9f94-d676b4cd372c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.91.45

Franklin Pierce

Artist:
George Peter Alexander Healy, 15 Jul 1813 - 24 Jun 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Franklin Pierce, 23 Nov 1804 - 8 Oct 1869  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 76.5 × 64.1 × 2.5cm (30 1/8 × 25 1/4 × 1")
Frame: 90.8 x 77.5 x 7cm (35 3/4 x 30 1/2 x 2 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1853
Topic:
Franklin Pierce: Male  Search this
Franklin Pierce: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Franklin Pierce: Politics and Government\US Senator\New Hampshire  Search this
Franklin Pierce: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Franklin Pierce: Military\Army\Officer\Brigadier General  Search this
Franklin Pierce: Politics and Government\US Congressman\New Hampshire  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the National Gallery of Art; gift of the A.W. Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust, 1942; Frame conserved with funds from the Smithsonian Women's Committee
Object number:
NPG.65.49
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e8d7b592-c75b-4fac-bdfe-5cb2c717e111
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.65.49

William Henry Harrison

Artist:
Albert Gallatin Hoit, 13 Dec 1809 - Dec 1856  Search this
Sitter:
William Henry Harrison, 9 Feb 1773 - 4 Apr 1841  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Frame (Verified): 89.5 x 76.8 x 5.7cm (35 1/4 x 30 1/4 x 2 1/4")
Stretcher: 76.2 × 63.5cm (30 × 25")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1840
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
William Henry Harrison: Male  Search this
William Henry Harrison: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
William Henry Harrison: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
William Henry Harrison: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
William Henry Harrison: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Ohio  Search this
William Henry Harrison: Politics and Government\US Senator\Ohio  Search this
William Henry Harrison: Politics and Government\Governor\Indiana  Search this
William Henry Harrison: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.67.5
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4aa7ab4f2-5e7f-46b2-a5f7-56c78c737b04
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.67.5

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