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Robert Edward Lee

Artist:
John Adams Elder, 3 Feb 1833 - 24 Feb 1895  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Edward Lee, 19 Jan 1807 - 12 Oct 1870  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 138.4 × 103.5 cm (54 1/2 × 40 3/4")
Frame: 173 × 139.7 × 14 cm (68 1/8 × 55 × 5 1/2")
Sight: 141.9 × 100.6 cm (55 7/8 × 39 5/8")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Virginia\Richmond
Date:
1876
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Glove\Gloves  Search this
Weapon\Sword\Saber  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Sash  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Belt  Search this
Robert Edward Lee: Male  Search this
Robert Edward Lee: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Confederate  Search this
Robert Edward Lee: Education\Administrator\College\President  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Gift from the Trustees of the Corcoran Gallery of Art (Gift of William Wilson Corcoran) 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.2019.23
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2019.23

Thomas Jonathan Jackson

Artist:
John Adams Elder, 3 Feb 1833 - 24 Feb 1895  Search this
Derived from:
Minnis & Cowell, active c. 1860 - 1865  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Jonathan Jackson, 21 Jan 1824 - 10 May 1863  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 141 × 102.9 cm (55 1/2 × 40 1/2")
Frame: 175.9 × 129.5 × 14 cm (69 1/4 × 51 × 5 1/2")
Sight: 138.1 × 100.5 cm (54 3/8 × 39 9/16")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Virginia\Richmond
Date:
1876
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Glove\Gloves  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Weapon\Sword\Saber  Search this
Equipment\Optical Devices\Binoculars  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Sash  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree\Forest  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Belt  Search this
Thomas Jonathan Jackson: Male  Search this
Thomas Jonathan Jackson: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Thomas Jonathan Jackson: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Confederate  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Gift from the Trustees of the Corcoran Gallery of Art (Gift of William Wilson Corcoran) 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.2019.24
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2019.24

Lincoln in Richmond

Title:
Abraham Lincoln
Artist:
Lambert Hollis, 1837 - 11 Feb 1923  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
David Dixon Porter, 8 Jun 1813 - 13 Feb 1891  Search this
William Henry Crook, 1839 - 13 Mar 1915  Search this
Thomas Lincoln, 4 Apr 1853 - 15 Jul 1871  Search this
Charles Carleton Coffin, 26 Jul 1823 - 2 Mar 1896  Search this
Medium:
Ink and wash drawing on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 32.7 x 45.4 cm (12 7/8 x 17 7/8")
Mount: 50.5 x 61 cm (19 7/8 x 24")
Type:
Drawing
Place:
United States\Virginia\Richmond
Date:
1865
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Exterior\Street  Search this
Human Figures\Crowd  Search this
Thomas Lincoln: Male  Search this
Thomas Lincoln: Politics and Government\Son of US President  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Male  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Military\Navy\Officer\Admiral  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Military\Navy\Officer\Rear Admiral  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Military\Navy\Officer\Vice Admiral  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
Charles Carleton Coffin: Male  Search this
Charles Carleton Coffin: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Charles Carleton Coffin: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Charles Carleton Coffin: Politics and Government\State Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
Charles Carleton Coffin: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Charles Carleton Coffin: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
William Henry Crook: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Alan and Lois Fern Acquisition Fund
Object number:
NPG.2008.33
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2008.33

Lincoln in Richmond

Title:
Abraham Lincoln
Artist:
J. C. Buttre Engraving Company, active 1850 - 1893?  Search this
Copy after:
Lambert Hollis, 1837 - 11 Feb 1923  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
David Dixon Porter, 8 Jun 1813 - 13 Feb 1891  Search this
William Henry Crook, 1839 - 13 Mar 1915  Search this
Thomas Lincoln, 4 Apr 1853 - 15 Jul 1871  Search this
Charles Carleton Coffin, 26 Jul 1823 - 2 Mar 1896  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 12 x 16.9cm (4 3/4 x 6 5/8")
Sheet: 15.1 × 22.9cm (5 15/16 × 9")
Type:
Print
Place:
United States\Virginia\Richmond
Date:
1866
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Exterior\Street  Search this
Human Figures\Crowd  Search this
Thomas Lincoln: Male  Search this
Thomas Lincoln: Politics and Government\Son of US President  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Male  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Military\Navy\Officer\Admiral  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Military\Navy\Officer\Rear Admiral  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Military\Navy\Officer\Vice Admiral  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
Charles Carleton Coffin: Male  Search this
Charles Carleton Coffin: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Charles Carleton Coffin: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Charles Carleton Coffin: Politics and Government\State Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
Charles Carleton Coffin: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Charles Carleton Coffin: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
William Henry Crook: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of John O'Brien
Object number:
NPG.2008.34
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2008.34

General Robert E. Lee and Staff

Artist:
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Edward Lee, 19 Jan 1807 - 12 Oct 1870  Search this
George Washington Custis Lee, 1832 - 1913  Search this
Walter Herron Taylor, 1838 - 1916  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 21.4 × 18.4 cm (8 7/16 × 7 1/4")
Sheet: 21.9 × 18.4 cm (8 5/8 × 7 1/4")
Mount: 25.4 × 20.4 cm (10 × 8 1/16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Virginia\Richmond
Date:
1865 (printed c. 1866)
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Exterior\Architecture\Porch  Search this
Architecture\Door  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Robert Edward Lee: Male  Search this
Robert Edward Lee: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Confederate  Search this
Robert Edward Lee: Education\Administrator\College\President  Search this
George Washington Custis Lee: Male  Search this
George Washington Custis Lee: Education\Educator  Search this
George Washington Custis Lee: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Confederate  Search this
George Washington Custis Lee: Education\Administrator\College\President  Search this
Walter Herron Taylor: Male  Search this
Walter Herron Taylor: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Confederate  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; acquired through the generosity of staff of the museum, the estate of Marvin S. Sadik, and the Kappel Family in honor of Marvin S. Sadik, second director of the National Portrait Gallery
Object number:
NPG.2013.108
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
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Miles King Jr.

Artist:
Charles Balthazar Julien Févret de Saint-Mémin, 12 Mar 1770 - 23 Jun 1852  Search this
Sitter:
Miles King, 1786 - 1849  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 5.6 x 5.6 cm (2 3/16 x 2 3/16")
Sheet: 55 x 40 cm (21 5/8 x 15 3/4")
Type:
Print
Place:
United States\Virginia\Richmond\Richmond
Date:
c. 1808
Topic:
Miles King: Male  Search this
Miles King: Military\Army\Officer\Captain  Search this
Miles King: Politics and Government\Delegate  Search this
Miles King: Politics and Government\Public Official\Mayor\Norfolk, VA  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon
Object number:
S/NPG.74.39.14.30
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.74.39.14.30

John Speed Smith and Family

Attribution:
Chester Harding, 1 Sep 1792 - 10 Apr 1866  Search this
Sitter:
Eliza Louisa Clay Smith, 1798 - 1887  Search this
Sallie Ann Lewis Clay Smith Goodloe, 1818 - ?  Search this
John Speed Smith, 1792 - 1854  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
254 x 198.1cm (100 x 78")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Kentucky\Madison\Richmond
Date:
1819
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Interior\Domestic  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Carpet  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Nature & Environment\Fruit\Grapes  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Bookshelf  Search this
John Speed Smith: Male  Search this
John Speed Smith: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
John Speed Smith: Military\Army\Officer  Search this
John Speed Smith: Politics and Government\US Attorney  Search this
John Speed Smith: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Kentucky  Search this
John Speed Smith: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Kentucky  Search this
Eliza Louisa Clay Smith: Female  Search this
Sallie Ann Lewis Clay Smith Goodloe: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: J. B. Speed Art Museum
Website: www.speedmuseum.org/
Object number:
1956.14 JBSAM
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1956.14_JBSAM

Douglas Wilder

Artist:
Loryn Brazier, born 1941  Search this
Sitter:
Douglas Wilder, born 17 Jan. 1931  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Unspecified Element: 127 x 86.4 cm (50 x 34")
Frame: 141.6 × 101.3 × 5.1 cm (55 3/4 × 39 7/8 × 2")
Culture:
Douglas Wilder: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Virginia\Richmond
Date:
1999
Topic:
Interior\Office  Search this
Douglas Wilder: Male  Search this
Douglas Wilder: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Douglas Wilder: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Douglas Wilder: Military\Army  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Virginia Commonwealth University
Object number:
NPG.2000.8
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1999 Loryn Brazier
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2000.8

Sterling Price

Artist:
Daniel T. Cowell, active 1850s - 1880s  Search this
Sitter:
Sterling Price, 20 Sep 1809 - 29 Sep 1867  Search this
Medium:
Salted paper print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 15.8 x 11.2cm (6 1/4 x 4 7/16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Virginia\Richmond
Date:
1862
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Sterling Price: Male  Search this
Sterling Price: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Sterling Price: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War  Search this
Sterling Price: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Missouri  Search this
Sterling Price: Politics and Government\Governor\Missouri  Search this
Sterling Price: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Missouri  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2001.40
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2001.40

William Hugh Young

Artist:
Ellis Meyer Silvette, 1876 - 1940  Search this
Sitter:
William Hugh Young, 1838 - 1901  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 83.1cm x 67.8cm (32 11/16" x 26 11/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Virginia\Richmond\Richmond
Date:
1900-1940
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
William Hugh Young: Male  Search this
William Hugh Young: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
William Hugh Young: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Confederate  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Virginia Museum of History and Culture
Website: https://www.virginiahistory.org/
Object number:
POR.946.163
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_POR.946.163

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