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Washington Irving

Artist:
John Wesley Jarvis, 1780 - 14 Jan 1840  Search this
Sitter:
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 14.9 x 13.4cm (5 7/8 x 5 1/4")
Sheet: 34.3 x 25.3cm (13 1/2 x 9 15/16")
Mat: 45.7 x 35.6cm (18 x 14")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1808
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Vehicle\Ship  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of John Boyd
Object number:
NPG.2004.123
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Irving and his Literary Friends

Title:
Washington Irving and His Literary Friends at Sunnyside
Artist:
Thomas Oldham Barlow, c. 1824 - 1889  Search this
Copy after:
Christian Schussele, 16 Apr 1824 - 1879  Search this
Felix Octavius Carr Darley, 23 Jun 1822 - 27 Mar 1888  Search this
Publisher:
Irving Publishing Company  Search this
Sitter:
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., 29 Aug 1809 - 7 Oct 1894  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne, 4 Jul 1804 - 19 May 1864  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 27 Feb 1807 - 24 Mar 1882  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson, 25 May 1803 - 27 Apr 1882  Search this
William Cullen Bryant, 3 Nov 1794 - 12 Jun 1878  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy, 25 Oct 1795 - 18 Aug 1870  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper, 15 Sep 1789 - 14 Sep 1851  Search this
George Bancroft, 3 Oct 1800 - 17 Jan 1891  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 51.8 x 78.5 cm (20 3/8 x 30 7/8")
Sheet: 66 x 91.5 cm (26 x 36")
Type:
Print
Date:
1864
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Artwork\Painting  Search this
Artwork\Painting  Search this
Equipment\Walking stick\Cane  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture\Bust  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Interior\Library  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Dog  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Vehicle\Boat  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Bookshelf  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Muttonchops  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Male  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Military\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Education\Administrator\University\Trustee  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Maryland  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Male  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Literature\Writer  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Education\Educator\Professor\College  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Communications\Translator  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Humanities and Social Sciences\Linguist  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Education\Educator\Librarian  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Male  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Humanities and Social Sciences\Philosopher\Transcendentalist  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Male  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Education\Educator\Professor\College  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Magazine article  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Male  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Literature\Writer\Magazine article  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Consul  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Male  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Communications\Journalist  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Newspaper  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne: Male  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Consul\US Consul  Search this
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
George Bancroft: Male  Search this
George Bancroft: Literature\Writer  Search this
George Bancroft: Military\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
George Bancroft: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
George Bancroft: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.67.89
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Washington Irving

Artist:
Daniel Huntington, 14 Oct 1816 - 18 Apr 1906  Search this
Sitter:
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 45.7 x 33cm (18 x 13")
Frame: 63.5 x 50.2 x 4.4cm (25 x 19 3/4 x 1 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1840
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.69.23
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Authors of the U.S.

Artist:
Alexander Hay Ritchie, 1822 - 1895  Search this
Copy after:
Thomas Hicks, 18 Oct 1823 - 8 Oct 1890  Search this
Sitter:
George Bancroft, 3 Oct 1800 - 17 Jan 1891  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher, 24 Jun 1813 - 8 Mar 1887  Search this
William Cullen Bryant, 3 Nov 1794 - 12 Jun 1878  Search this
William Ellery Channing, 7 Apr 1780 - 2 Oct 1842  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper, 15 Sep 1789 - 14 Sep 1851  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson, 25 May 1803 - 27 Apr 1882  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne, 4 Jul 1804 - 19 May 1864  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., 29 Aug 1809 - 7 Oct 1894  Search this
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
50.2cm x 86.7cm (19 3/4" x 34 1/8"), Image
Type:
Print
Date:
1866
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Male  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Humanities and Social Sciences\Philosopher\Transcendentalist  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Male  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Education\Educator\Professor\College  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Magazine article  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Male  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Literature\Writer\Magazine article  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Consul  Search this
William Ellery Channing: Male  Search this
William Ellery Channing: Literature\Writer  Search this
William Ellery Channing: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Pastor  Search this
William Ellery Channing: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher: Male  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher: Literature\Writer  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Pastor  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Male  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Communications\Journalist  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Newspaper  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne: Male  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Consul\US Consul  Search this
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
George Bancroft: Male  Search this
George Bancroft: Literature\Writer  Search this
George Bancroft: Military\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
George Bancroft: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
George Bancroft: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.76.90
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Washington Irving

Artist:
Rintoul & Rockwood Studio, active c. 1860  Search this
Copy after:
John Plumbe, Jr., Jul 1809 - Jul 1857  Search this
Sitter:
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 18.5 x 13.7 cm (7 5/16 x 5 3/8")
Sheet: 35.9 × 27.9 cm (14 1/8 × 11")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1860
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.116
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Our Great Authors

Artist:
Thomas S. Sinclair, c. 1805 - 1881  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 27 Feb 1807 - 24 Mar 1882  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman, 1813 - 1871  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., 29 Aug 1809 - 7 Oct 1894  Search this
William Gilmore Simms, 17 Apr 1806 - 11 Jun 1870  Search this
Fitz-Greene Halleck, 8 Jul 1790 - 19 Nov 1867  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne, 4 Jul 1804 - 19 May 1864  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 27 Feb 1807 - 24 Mar 1882  Search this
William Hickling Prescott, 4 May 1796 - 28 Jan 1859  Search this
Nathaniel Parker Willis, 20 Jan 1806 - 20 Jan 1867  Search this
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
James Kirke Paulding, 22 Aug 1778 - 6 Apr 1860  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson, 25 May 1803 - 27 Apr 1882  Search this
William Cullen Bryant, 3 Nov 1794 - 12 Jun 1878  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy, 25 Oct 1795 - 18 Aug 1870  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper, 15 Sep 1789 - 14 Sep 1851  Search this
George Bancroft, 3 Oct 1800 - 17 Jan 1891  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 52.5 x 76.5 cm (20 11/16 x 30 1/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
1865
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Equipment\Walking stick\Cane  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture\Bust  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Rug  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Male  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Military\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Education\Administrator\University\Trustee  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Maryland  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Male  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Literature\Writer  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Education\Educator\Professor\College  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Communications\Translator  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Humanities and Social Sciences\Linguist  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Education\Educator\Librarian  Search this
Fitz-Greene Halleck: Male  Search this
Fitz-Greene Halleck: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Fitz-Greene Halleck: Literature\Writer\Satirist  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Male  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Humanities and Social Sciences\Philosopher\Transcendentalist  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Male  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Education\Educator\Professor\College  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Magazine article  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Male  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Literature\Writer\Magazine article  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Consul  Search this
William Hickling Prescott: Male  Search this
William Hickling Prescott: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
William Hickling Prescott: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Nathaniel Parker Willis: Male  Search this
Nathaniel Parker Willis: Literature\Writer  Search this
Nathaniel Parker Willis: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Nathaniel Parker Willis: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Nathaniel Parker Willis: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Male  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Communications\Journalist  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Newspaper  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne: Male  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Consul\US Consul  Search this
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
George Bancroft: Male  Search this
George Bancroft: Literature\Writer  Search this
George Bancroft: Military\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
George Bancroft: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
George Bancroft: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman: Male  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman: Literature\Writer\Biographer  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Literary  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman: Literature\Writer\Travel  Search this
James Kirke Paulding: Male  Search this
James Kirke Paulding: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
James Kirke Paulding: Military\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
James Kirke Paulding: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
William Gilmore Simms: Male  Search this
William Gilmore Simms: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.78.23
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Washington Irving

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Daniel Maclise, 1806 - 1870  Search this
Sitter:
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 17 x 9.1cm (6 11/16 x 3 9/16")
Sheet: 22.2 x 14.1cm (8 3/4 x 5 9/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1831
Topic:
Illustration  Search this
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.81.46
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Washington Irving and his Literary Friends at Sunnyside

Artist:
Christian Schussele, 16 Apr 1824 - 1879  Search this
Designer:
Felix Octavius Carr Darley, 23 Jun 1822 - 27 Mar 1888  Search this
Sitter:
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman, 1813 - 1871  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., 29 Aug 1809 - 7 Oct 1894  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne, 4 Jul 1804 - 19 May 1864  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 27 Feb 1807 - 24 Mar 1882  Search this
Nathaniel Parker Willis, 20 Jan 1806 - 20 Jan 1867  Search this
James Kirke Paulding, 22 Aug 1778 - 6 Apr 1860  Search this
William Cullen Bryant, 3 Nov 1794 - 12 Jun 1878  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy, 25 Oct 1795 - 18 Aug 1870  Search this
William Gilmore Simms, 17 Apr 1806 - 11 Jun 1870  Search this
Fitz-Greene Halleck, 8 Jul 1790 - 19 Nov 1867  Search this
William Hickling Prescott, 4 May 1796 - 28 Jan 1859  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson, 25 May 1803 - 27 Apr 1882  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper, 15 Sep 1789 - 14 Sep 1851  Search this
George Bancroft, 3 Oct 1800 - 17 Jan 1891  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 134.6 x 199.4 x 3.8cm (53 x 78 1/2 x 1 1/2")
Frame: 158.8 x 224.8 x 14cm (62 1/2 x 88 1/2 x 5 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1864
Topic:
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Artwork\Painting  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Bookcase  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Dog  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Male  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Military\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Education\Administrator\University\Trustee  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
John Pendleton Kennedy: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Maryland  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Male  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Literature\Writer  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Education\Educator\Professor\College  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Communications\Translator  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Humanities and Social Sciences\Linguist  Search this
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Education\Educator\Librarian  Search this
Fitz-Greene Halleck: Male  Search this
Fitz-Greene Halleck: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Fitz-Greene Halleck: Literature\Writer\Satirist  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Male  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Humanities and Social Sciences\Philosopher\Transcendentalist  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Male  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Education\Educator\Professor\College  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Magazine article  Search this
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Male  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Literature\Writer\Magazine article  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Consul  Search this
William Hickling Prescott: Male  Search this
William Hickling Prescott: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
William Hickling Prescott: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Nathaniel Parker Willis: Male  Search this
Nathaniel Parker Willis: Literature\Writer  Search this
Nathaniel Parker Willis: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Nathaniel Parker Willis: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Nathaniel Parker Willis: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Male  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Communications\Journalist  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Newspaper  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne: Male  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Nathaniel Hawthorne: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Consul\US Consul  Search this
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
George Bancroft: Male  Search this
George Bancroft: Literature\Writer  Search this
George Bancroft: Military\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
George Bancroft: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
George Bancroft: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman: Male  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman: Literature\Writer\Biographer  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Literary  Search this
Henry Theodore Tuckerman: Literature\Writer\Travel  Search this
James Kirke Paulding: Male  Search this
James Kirke Paulding: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
James Kirke Paulding: Military\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
James Kirke Paulding: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
William Gilmore Simms: Male  Search this
William Gilmore Simms: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.82.147
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Exhibition:
American Origins
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 120
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
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Washington Irving

Artist:
John Sartain, 24 Oct 1808 - 25 Oct 1897  Search this
Sitter:
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint with line etching and engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 18.1 x 14cm (7 1/8 x 5 1/2")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1856
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.83.68
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Washington Irving

Artist:
James David Smillie, 1833 - 1909  Search this
Copy after:
Felix Octavius Carr Darley, 23 Jun 1822 - 27 Mar 1888  Search this
Sitter:
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
9cm x 9cm (3 9/16" x 3 9/16"), Image
Type:
Print
Date:
1859
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Dog  Search this
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.83.69
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
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Washington Irving

Artist:
Hatch and Smillie, active c. 1831 - 1832  Search this
Sitter:
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
19.3cm x 14.2cm (7 5/8" x 5 9/16"), Image
Type:
Print
Date:
1832
Topic:
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.84.132
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Washington Irving

Artist:
Robert Ball Hughes, 1806 - 1868  Search this
Sitter:
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
Object: 66.7 x 36.8 x 27.3cm (26 1/4 x 14 1/2 x 10 3/4")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1836
Topic:
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.84.168
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Exhibition:
American Origins
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 120
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.84.168

Celebrated Authors

Artist:
Jacques Llanta, 1807 - 1864  Search this
Sitter:
Friedrich Von Shiller, 1759 - 1805  Search this
George Gordon Noel Byron, 1788 - 1824  Search this
Thomas Moore, 1779 - 1852  Search this
Walter Walter-Scott, 1771 - 1832  Search this
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe, 28 Aug 1749 - 22 Mar 1832  Search this
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Vittorio Conte Alfieri, 1749 - 1803  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper, 15 Sep 1789 - 14 Sep 1851  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 30.5 x 29.2cm (12 x 11 1/2")
Sheet: 40.5 x 34.5cm (15 15/16 x 13 9/16")
Culture:
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe: European\German  Search this
Type:
Print
Date:
1833
Topic:
Thomas Moore: Male  Search this
Thomas Moore: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
George Gordon Noel Byron: Male  Search this
George Gordon Noel Byron: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Friedrich Von Shiller: Male  Search this
Walter Walter-Scott: Male  Search this
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe: Male  Search this
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe: Performing Arts\Director\Theater  Search this
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Theater  Search this
Vittorio Conte Alfieri: Male  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Male  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Literature\Writer\Magazine article  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
James Fenimore Cooper: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Consul  Search this
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.84.65
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Washington Irving

Artist:
Charles Turner, 1774 - 1857  Search this
Copy after:
Gilbert Stuart Newton, 1794 - 5 Aug 1835  Search this
Sitter:
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint on paper
Dimensions:
28.4cm x 23.5cm (11 3/16" x 9 1/4"), Image
Type:
Print
Date:
1825
Topic:
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.86.42
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Data Source:
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Washington Irving

Artist:
Moseley Isaac Danforth, 1800 - 1862  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Robert Leslie, 1794 - 1859  Search this
Sitter:
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 19.4 x 14.2cm (7 5/8 x 5 9/16")
Sheet: 50.4 x 36.8cm (19 13/16 x 14 1/2")
Type:
Print
Date:
1831
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.89.8
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Data Source:
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Washington Irving

Artist:
Alexander Hay Ritchie, 1822 - 1895  Search this
Copy after:
Felix Octavius Carr Darley, 23 Jun 1822 - 27 Mar 1888  Search this
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
John Plumbe, Jr., Jul 1809 - Jul 1857  Search this
Sitter:
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 59.5cm x 46cm (23 7/16" x 18 1/8")
Imprint: 63.9cm x 46cm (25 3/16" x 18 1/8")
Sheet: 69cm x 53.2cm (27 3/16" x 20 15/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1860-1865
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Equipment\Walking stick\Cane  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Bookcase  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Glove  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Pince-nez  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Interior\Domestic\Study  Search this
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.96.202
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Washington Irving at Sunnyside

Artist:
Paul Leprix, active c. 1847 - 1868  Search this
Copy after:
William Henry Powell, 1823 - 1879  Search this
Sitter:
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 53.3 x 38.5 cm. (21 x 15 3/16 in.)
Imprint: 65.8 x 48.2 cm. (25 7/8 x 19 in.)
Sheet: 74.2 x 55.2 cm. (29 3/16 x 21 3/4 in.)
Type:
Print
Date:
1863
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Interior\Library  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table\Writing table  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Nature & Environment\Water\Lake  Search this
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.97.40
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Washington Irving

Artist:
Charles Loring Elliott, 12 Oct 1812 - 25 Aug 1868  Search this
Sitter:
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
A: 77.5 x 63.8 cm (30 1/2 x 25 1/8" )
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\New York\New York
Date:
1860
Topic:
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Joan Kent Dillon
Object number:
NPG.99.69
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Washington Irving

Artist:
Jacques Reich, 1852 - 1923  Search this
Sitter:
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
25.4cm x 19.7cm (10" x 7 3/4"), Image
Type:
Print
Date:
1902
Topic:
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Oswald D. Reich
Object number:
S/NPG.67.101
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EDAN-URL:
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Washington Irving

Artist:
Jacques Reich, 1852 - 1923  Search this
Sitter:
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
18.4cm x 12.7cm (7 1/4" x 5"), Image
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Washington Irving: Male  Search this
Washington Irving: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Washington Irving: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Washington Irving: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.72.32
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.72.32

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