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Robert C. Graham collection of artists' letters, 1783-1935, bulk 1804-1877

Creator:
Graham, Robert Claverhouse, 1913-1994  Search this
Subject:
Doughty, Thomas  Search this
Leutze, Emanuel  Search this
Peale, Rembrandt  Search this
Sully, Thomas  Search this
Inman, Henry  Search this
Trumbull, John  Search this
West, Benjamin  Search this
Sargent, John Singer  Search this
Healy, G. P. A. (George Peter Alexander)  Search this
Huntington, Daniel  Search this
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese  Search this
Topic:
Painters  Search this
Art  Search this
Letters  Search this
Art dealers  Search this
Artists' writings  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5810
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208650
AAA_collcode_grahrobe
Theme:
The Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208650
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Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918

Creator:
Hart, Charles Henry, 1847-1918  Search this
Subject:
Church, Frederic Edwin  Search this
Audubon, John James  Search this
Peale, Raphaelle  Search this
Peale, Rubens  Search this
Vedder, Elihu  Search this
Whistler, James McNeill  Search this
Vanderlyn, John  Search this
Anshutz, Thomas Pollock  Search this
Peale, Rembrandt  Search this
Smillie, James David  Search this
Eakins, Thomas  Search this
Chase, William Merritt  Search this
Sully, Thomas  Search this
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Ward, John Quincy Adams  Search this
Thayer, Abbott Handerson  Search this
West, Benjamin  Search this
Cox, Kenyon  Search this
McEntee, Jervis  Search this
Copley, John Singleton  Search this
Peale, Charles Willson  Search this
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese  Search this
Stuart, Gilbert  Search this
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Autographs  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5905
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208745
AAA_collcode_hartchar
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208745
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George Catlin papers, 1821-1904, 1946

Creator:
Catlin, George, 1796-1872  Search this
Subject:
Sully, Thomas  Search this
Clay, Henry  Search this
Seward, William Henry  Search this
Topic:
Art and race  Search this
Painters  Search this
Photogravures  Search this
Portrait painters  Search this
Illustrators  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Miniature painters  Search this
Ethnological painters  Search this
Ethnological illustrators  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5435
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209512
AAA_collcode_catlgeor
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209512
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Victor D. Spark papers, circa 1830-1983, bulk 1930-1970

Creator:
Spark, Victor D. (Victor David), 1898-1991  Search this
Subject:
Moran, Thomas  Search this
Engelhard, Charles W.  Search this
Peale, Rembrandt  Search this
Medina, Leon  Search this
Hardy, Charlotte  Search this
Clonney, James Goodwyn  Search this
Sully, Thomas  Search this
Prendergast, Maurice Brazil  Search this
Berliner, Jacob  Search this
Copley, John Singleton  Search this
Shinn, Everett  Search this
Lehman, Robert  Search this
Grigaut, Hubert L.  Search this
Hardy, Jeremiah Pearson  Search this
Frankenstein, Alfred Victor  Search this
Heade, Martin Johnson  Search this
Moran, Ruth B.  Search this
San Diego Arts Society  Search this
Topic:
Photographs  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Art, Modern  Search this
Art galleries, Commercial  Search this
Art dealers  Search this
Art  Search this
Art appraisers  Search this
Artists' studios  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7451
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209609
AAA_collcode_sparvict
Theme:
The Art Market
Art Gallery Records
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209609
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Montgomery Blair

Artist:
Gregory Stapko, 14 Mar 1913 - 12 Mar 2006  Search this
Copy after:
Thomas Sully, 19 Jun 1783 - 5 Nov 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Montgomery Blair, 10 May 1813 - 27 Jul 1883  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Accurate: 52 x 44.5 cm (20 1/2 x 17 1/2")
Frame: 64.9 × 58.3 × 5.2 cm (25 9/16 × 22 15/16 × 2 1/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1968 copy after 1845 original
Topic:
Montgomery Blair: Male  Search this
Montgomery Blair: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Montgomery Blair: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge  Search this
Montgomery Blair: Politics and Government\US Attorney  Search this
Montgomery Blair: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster\Postmaster General\US Postmaster General  Search this
Montgomery Blair: Politics and Government\Public Official\Mayor\St. Louis, MO  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Dr. Montgomery Blair
Object number:
NPG.68.55
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.68.55

John Sergeant

Artist:
Thomas Sully, 19 Jun 1783 - 5 Nov 1872  Search this
Sitter:
John Sergeant, 5 Dec 1779 - 25 Nov 1852  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
82.5cm x 66cm (32 1/2" x 26"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1811
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Papers\Letter  Search this
John Sergeant: Male  Search this
John Sergeant: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
John Sergeant: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Pennsylvania  Search this
John Sergeant: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Pennsylvania  Search this
John Sergeant: Politics and Government\Vice-Presidential Candidate  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. Craig Wylie
Object number:
NPG.84.179
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.84.179

John Vaughan

Artist:
Thomas Sully, 19 Jun 1783 - 5 Nov 1872  Search this
Sitter:
John Vaughan, 15 Jan 1756 - 30 Dec 1841  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 48.3 × 38.1 cm (19 × 15")
Stretcher: 48.3 × 38.4 × 2.5 cm (19 × 15 1/8 × 1")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia\Philadelphia
Date:
c. 1823
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
John Vaughan: Male  Search this
John Vaughan: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
John Vaughan: Education\Educator\Librarian  Search this
John Vaughan: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant\Wine merchant  Search this
John Vaughan: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Society  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2015.76
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2015.76

Michael Gratz

Artist:
William Edward West, 10 Dec 1788 - 2 Nov 1857  Search this
Copy after:
Thomas Sully, 19 Jun 1783 - 5 Nov 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Michael Gratz, 1740 - 8 Sep 1811  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on paper
Dimensions:
61 x 50.8 cm (24 x 20")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1808
Topic:
Michael Gratz: Male  Search this
Michael Gratz: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Michael Gratz: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant\Shipping  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Richard N. Tetlie
Object number:
NPG.66.14
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.66.14

Charles Carroll

Artist:
Albert Newsam, 20 May 1809 - 20 Nov 1864  Search this
Copy after:
Thomas Sully, 19 Jun 1783 - 5 Nov 1872  Search this
Lithographer:
Childs & Inman Lithography Company, active c. 1831 - 1833  Search this
Sitter:
Charles Carroll, 1737 - 1832  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
23.4cm x 18.6cm (9 3/16" x 7 5/16"), Image
Type:
Print
Date:
1832
Topic:
Charles Carroll: Male  Search this
Charles Carroll: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Charles Carroll: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Charles Carroll: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Railroad  Search this
Charles Carroll: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Planter  Search this
Charles Carroll: Politics and Government\State Senator\Maryland  Search this
Charles Carroll: Politics and Government\US Senator\Maryland  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.331
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.331

Colonel Jonathan F. Williams

Artist:
Thomas Sully, 19 Jun 1783 - 5 Nov 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Jonathan F. Williams, 26 May 1750 - 16 May 1815  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on paper
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 23.8cm x 16.5cm (9 3/8" x 6 1/2")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1815
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Desk  Search this
Jonathan F. Williams: Male  Search this
Jonathan F. Williams: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Jonathan F. Williams: Literature\Writer\Scientific  Search this
Jonathan F. Williams: Education\Administrator  Search this
Jonathan F. Williams: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.96.152
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.96.152

Thomas Sully

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Sully, 19 Jun 1783 - 5 Nov 1872  Search this
Medium:
Ink, chalk and cut paper on paper
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 28 × 21.2 cm (11 × 8 3/8")
Mat: 18 × 14 cm (7 1/16 × 5 1/2")
Frame: 47.9 × 37.8 × 3.2 cm (18 7/8 × 14 7/8 × 1 1/4")
Culture:
Thomas Sully: European\British\English  Search this
Type:
Silhouette
Place:
United States\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia\Philadelphia
Date:
1843
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Artist's Effects\Palette  Search this
Artist's Effects\Paintbrush  Search this
Artist's Effects\Canvas  Search this
Artist's Effects\Easel  Search this
Artist's Effects\Maulstick  Search this
Silhouette  Search this
Thomas Sully: Male  Search this
Thomas Sully: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Thomas Sully: Visual Arts\Art Instructor  Search this
Thomas Sully: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\History  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Robert L. McNeil, Jr.
Object number:
NPG.91.126.87.B
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.91.126.87.B

Mary Abigail Willing Coale

Artist:
Thomas Sully, born Horncastle, England 1783-died Philadelphia, PA 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Mary Abigail Willing Coale  Search this
Medium:
oil on wood
Dimensions:
28 7/8 x 23 7/8 in. (73.2 x 60.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1809
Topic:
Portrait female  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, George Buchanan Coale Collection
Object number:
1926.6.4
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 1B
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1926.6.4

Napoleon as General

Artist:
Henry Brintnell Bounetheau, born Charleston, SC 1797-died Charleston, SC 1877  Search this
Copy after:
Thomas Sully, born Horncastle, England 1783-died Philadelphia, PA 1872  Search this
Andrea Appiani, Italian, born Milan, Italy 1754-died Milan, Italy 1817  Search this
Sitter:
Napoleon I  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
sight 5 5/8 x 4 1/2 in. (14.3 x 11.4 cm) rectangle
Type:
Painting-Miniature
Date:
1847
Topic:
Dress\uniform\military uniform  Search this
Occupation\military\general  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Henry Du Pré Bounetheau
Object number:
1946.3.13
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1946.3.13

Frances Anne "Fanny" Kemble

Artist:
Henry Brintnell Bounetheau, born Charleston, SC 1797-died Charleston, SC 1877  Search this
Copy after:
Thomas Sully, born Horncastle, England 1783-died Philadelphia, PA 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Frances Anne Kemble  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
sight 2 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. (6.4 x 8.2 cm) rectangle
Type:
Painting-Miniature
Date:
ca. 1833
Topic:
Portrait female\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Henry Du Pré Bounetheau
Object number:
1946.3.18
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1946.3.18

Major General Andrew Jackson

Artist:
James Barton Longacre, born Delaware County, PA 1794-died Philadelphia, PA 1869  Search this
Copy after:
Thomas Sully, born Horncastle, England 1783-died Philadelphia, PA 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Andrew Jackson  Search this
Medium:
stipple
Dimensions:
plate: 18 1/4 x 13 1/4 in. (46.2 x 33.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1820
Topic:
Animal\horse  Search this
Occupation\military\major general  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of International Business Machines Corporation
Object number:
1966.48.83
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.48.83

Daniel La Motte

Artist:
Thomas Sully, born Horncastle, England 1783-died Philadelphia, PA 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Daniel La Motte  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas mounted on wood
Dimensions:
36 3/8 x 29 in. (92.3 x 73.8 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1812-1813
Topic:
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Ferdinand La Motte III
Object number:
1983.76
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, South Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.76

Mary Walsh McBlair

Copy after:
Thomas Sully, born Horncastle, England 1783-died Philadelphia, PA 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Mary Walsh McBlair  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
image (oval): 1 1/2 x 1 1/8 in. (3.7 x 2.9 cm)
Type:
Painting-Miniature
Date:
ca. 1801-1872
Topic:
Portrait female\head  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Mary Elizabeth Spencer
Object number:
1999.27.47
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1999.27.47

Thomas Sully's mannequin

Associated Person:
Thomas Sully, 19 Jun 1783 - 5 Nov 1872  Search this
Medium:
Wire armature, stuffing, cotton, paper mache head
Dimensions:
Height: 153 cm (60 1/4")
Type:
Art Implement
Date:
c. 1840
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the National Museum of American History
Object number:
AD/NPG.74.13
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.74.13

Thomas Sully's paint brushes

Associated Person:
Thomas Sully, 19 Jun 1783 - 5 Nov 1872  Search this
Medium:
Wood and animal hair
Dimensions:
30.4 to 33 cm. long, 6 mm. to 1.9 cm. wide
Type:
Art Implement
Date:
c. 1840
Topic:
Artist's effects\Brush  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the National Museum of American History; gift of Earle W. Huckel
Object number:
AD/NPG.74.14
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.74.14

Sully's Studio

Title:
Thomas Sully
Artist:
John Moran, 1831 - 1903  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Sully, 19 Jun 1783 - 5 Nov 1872  Search this
Medium:
Photograph
Dimensions:
8.8 x 8.8 cm. (3 7/16 x 3 7/16")
Culture:
Thomas Sully: European\British\English  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Artwork\Painting  Search this
Interior\Studio\Art  Search this
Thomas Sully: Male  Search this
Thomas Sully: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Thomas Sully: Visual Arts\Art Instructor  Search this
Thomas Sully: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\History  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the National Museum of American History
Object number:
AD/NPG.74.16
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.74.16

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