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George Jean Nathan

Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
George Jean Nathan, 14 Feb 1882 - 8 Apr 1958  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.2cm x 55.8cm (30" x 21 15/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1944
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower  Search this
Nature & Environment\Bone\Skull  Search this
George Jean Nathan: Male  Search this
George Jean Nathan: Literature\Writer  Search this
George Jean Nathan: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Newspaper  Search this
George Jean Nathan: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Magazine  Search this
George Jean Nathan: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Theater  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Katie Louchheim
Object number:
NPG.86.9
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.86.9

Sidney Franklin

Title:
Sidney Franklin, the American Bullfighter
Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Sidney Franklin, 1903 - 1976  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1937-1939
Topic:
Costume\Outerwear\Cape  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Bull  Search this
Sidney Franklin: Male  Search this
Sidney Franklin: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Bullfighter  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: [Destroyed]
Object number:
DES00003
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DES00003

William Rose Benet

Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
William Rose Benet, 1886 - 1950  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.2 × 55.9cm (30 × 22")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
William Rose Benet: Male  Search this
William Rose Benet: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
William Rose Benet: Literature\Editor  Search this
William Rose Benet: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991386
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991386

Gary Cooper as Robert Jordan

Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Gary Cooper, 7 May 1901 - 13 May 1961  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1943
Topic:
Gary Cooper: Male  Search this
Gary Cooper: Visual Arts\Artist\Cartoonist  Search this
Gary Cooper: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Gary Cooper: Oscar  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991417
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991417

John Dos Passos as a Sunday Painter

Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
John Roderigo Dos Passos, 14 Jan 1896 - 28 Sep 1970  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Topic:
John Roderigo Dos Passos: Male  Search this
John Roderigo Dos Passos: Literature\Writer\Magazine article  Search this
John Roderigo Dos Passos: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
John Roderigo Dos Passos: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991429
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991429

Robert Flaherty

Title:
Portrait of Robert Flaherty, the Film Maker
Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Joseph Flaherty, 16 Feb 1884 - 23 Jul 1951  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
55.9 x 76.2cm (22 x 30")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1949
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drinking vessel\Glass\Shot  Search this
Robert Joseph Flaherty: Male  Search this
Robert Joseph Flaherty: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
Robert Joseph Flaherty: Performing Arts\Director\Motion Pictures  Search this
Robert Joseph Flaherty: Performing Arts\Producer\Motion Pictures  Search this
Robert Joseph Flaherty: Performing Arts\Filmmaker\Documentary  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991450
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991450

Lillian Hellman

Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Lillian Hellman, 20 Jun 1905? - 30 Jun 1984  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
20th Century
Topic:
Lillian Hellman: Female  Search this
Lillian Hellman: Literature\Writer  Search this
Lillian Hellman: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Lillian Hellman: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Lillian Hellman: Literature\Writer\Screenwriter  Search this
Lillian Hellman: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Literary  Search this
Lillian Hellman: Performing Arts\Scenarist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991488
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991488

Ernest Hemingway in Madrid in 1931

Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Ernest Miller Hemingway, 21 Jul 1899 - 2 Jul 1961  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor
Dimensions:
39.4 x 52.1cm (15 1/2 x 20 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\New York\New York
Date:
c. 1950s
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Drinking vessel\Glass  Search this
Ernest Miller Hemingway: Male  Search this
Ernest Miller Hemingway: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Newspaper  Search this
Ernest Miller Hemingway: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Ernest Miller Hemingway: Sports and Recreation\Outdoorsman  Search this
Ernest Miller Hemingway: Communications\Journalist\Correspondent  Search this
Ernest Miller Hemingway: Nobel Prize  Search this
Ernest Miller Hemingway: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Paul Quintanilla
Object number:
PC991491
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991491

Freda Kirchwey, of "The Nation," as Madama Butterfly

Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Freda Kirchwey, 26 Sep 1893 - 3 Jan 1976  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1943-1950
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Fan  Search this
Costume\Robe\Kimono  Search this
Freda Kirchwey: Female  Search this
Freda Kirchwey: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991541
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991541

Leonard Lyons as Mercury

Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Leonard Lyons  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Size is not available
Type:
Painting
Date:
20th Century
Topic:
Leonard Lyons: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991570
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991570

Carl Van Doren

Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Carl Clinton Van Doren, 10 Sep 1885 - 18 Jul 1950  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.2 x 55.9cm (30 x 22")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1943
Topic:
Artwork\Sculpture\Bust  Search this
Tool\Mallet  Search this
Carl Clinton Van Doren: Male  Search this
Carl Clinton Van Doren: Literature\Writer  Search this
Carl Clinton Van Doren: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Literary  Search this
Carl Clinton Van Doren: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991649
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991649

Dorothy Parker

Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Dorothy Parker, 22 Aug 1893 - 7 Jun 1967  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
55.9 x 76.2cm (22 x 30")
Type:
Painting
Date:
20th Century
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Cap  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Shawl  Search this
Equipment\Textile Working\Needlework\Knitting  Search this
Dorothy Parker: Female  Search this
Dorothy Parker: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Dorothy Parker: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Dorothy Parker: Literature\Writer\Screenwriter  Search this
Dorothy Parker: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Dorothy Parker: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Literary  Search this
Dorothy Parker: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Theater  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991652
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991652

Elliot Paul

Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Elliot Harold Paul, 1891 - 1958  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
20th Century
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Elliot Harold Paul: Male  Search this
Elliot Harold Paul: Literature\Writer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991653
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991653

John Steinbeck

Title:
John Steinbeck as a Sea Serpent
Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
John Steinbeck, 27 Feb 1902 - 20 Dec 1968  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.2 x 63.5cm (30 x 25")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1948
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Reptile\Snake\Serpent  Search this
John Steinbeck: Male  Search this
John Steinbeck: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Newspaper  Search this
John Steinbeck: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
John Steinbeck: Communications\Journalist\Correspondent  Search this
John Steinbeck: Nobel Prize  Search this
John Steinbeck: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
John Steinbeck: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991688
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991688

Self Portrait of the Artist as John the Baptist

Title:
Leon Quintanilla
Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1943 - 1978
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Dishes\Plate  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991694
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991694

Quentin Reynolds

Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Quentin Reynolds  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1943
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Robe  Search this
Equipment\Scale\Balance  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991820
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991820

Ernesto el Marino (Ernest Wyatt)

Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Ernest Wyatt  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
61 x 50.8cm (24 x 20")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1950-1960
Topic:
Ernest Wyatt: Business and Finance\Transportation\Seaman\Sea Captain  Search this
Ernest Wyatt: Business and Finance\Transportation\Seaman\Sailor  Search this
Ernest Wyatt: Military\Coast Guard  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991841
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991841

Vincent Sheean as a Mandarin Colonel

Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Vincent Sheean, 1899 - 1975  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
mid 20th Century
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Military  Search this
Vincent Sheean: Male  Search this
Vincent Sheean: Literature\Writer  Search this
Vincent Sheean: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991960
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991960

William Shirer as an Astrologer

Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
William Lawrence Shirer, 23 Feb 1904 - 28 Dec 1993  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1943 - 1950
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Pipe  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Fish  Search this
William Lawrence Shirer: Male  Search this
William Lawrence Shirer: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Newspaper  Search this
William Lawrence Shirer: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
William Lawrence Shirer: Communications\Broadcast Journalist  Search this
William Lawrence Shirer: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
William Lawrence Shirer: Communications\Broadcast Journalist\Newscaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991970
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC991970

Richard Wright

Artist:
Leon Gerardo Luis Quintanilla, 12 Jun 1893 - 16 Oct 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Richard Wright, 4 Sep 1908 - 28 Nov 1960  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.2 × 55.9cm (30 × 22")
Culture:
Richard Wright: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1940s
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Richard Wright: Male  Search this
Richard Wright: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Paul Quintanilla
Object number:
PC992395
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC992395

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