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Edwin McMasters Stanton

Artist:
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin McMasters Stanton, 19 Dec 1814 - 24 Dec 1869  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 73.3 x 58.1 x 2.5cm (28 7/8 x 22 7/8 x 1")
Frame: 101.6 x 86.4 x 11.4cm (40 x 34 x 4 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1872
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Edwin McMasters Stanton: Male  Search this
Edwin McMasters Stanton: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Edwin McMasters Stanton: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\US Attorney General  Search this
Edwin McMasters Stanton: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum; gift of Sophy Stanton to the Smithsonian Institution, 1923
Object number:
NPG.66.69
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
American Origins
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 112
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.66.69

James Wormley

Artist:
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Sitter:
James Wormley, 1820 - 1885  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.2 x 63.5cm (30 x 25")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1885
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
James Wormley: Male  Search this
James Wormley: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Hotelier  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Historical Society of Washington, D.C.
Website: www.dchistory.org/
Object number:
EXH.4180
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_EXH.4180

Henry Ulke Self-Portrait

Attribution:
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Medium:
Salted paper print
Dimensions:
18.2cm x 13.3cm (7 3/16" x 5 1/4"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Self-portrait  Search this
Henry Ulke: Male  Search this
Henry Ulke: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Henry Ulke: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator  Search this
Henry Ulke: Visual Arts\Designer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.78.129
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.78.129

Henry Ulke Self-Portrait

Artist:
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
18.9cm x 13.3cm (7 7/16" x 5 1/4"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1860
Topic:
Self-portrait  Search this
Henry Ulke: Male  Search this
Henry Ulke: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Henry Ulke: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator  Search this
Henry Ulke: Visual Arts\Designer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.78.128
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.78.128

Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz

Artist:
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Sitter:
Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz, 28 May 1807 - 14 Dec 1873  Search this
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz: Male  Search this
Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz: Literature\Writer  Search this
Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz: Science and Technology\Scientist\Naturalist  Search this
Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz: Science and Technology\Scientist\Earth Scientist\Geologist  Search this
Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: U.S. Capitol
Object number:
UNL00053
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_UNL00053

R. Kennicott and group

Artist:
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Kennicott, 1835 - 1866  Search this
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Mr. Stimpson, born early-mid 19th Century  Search this
Dr. Bryant, born early-mid 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print on paper
Dimensions:
8.7cm x 5.7cm (3 7/16" x 2 1/4"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Mr. Stimpson: Male  Search this
Dr. Bryant: Male  Search this
Robert Kennicott: Male  Search this
Robert Kennicott: Science and Technology\Scientist\Naturalist  Search this
Henry Ulke: Male  Search this
Henry Ulke: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Henry Ulke: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator  Search this
Henry Ulke: Visual Arts\Designer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.78.104
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.78.104

James Gillespie Blaine

Artist:
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Sitter:
James Gillespie Blaine, 31 Jan 1830 - 27 Jan 1893  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1882
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture\Bust  Search this
James Gillespie Blaine: Male  Search this
James Gillespie Blaine: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
James Gillespie Blaine: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Speaker of the House  Search this
James Gillespie Blaine: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Newspaper  Search this
James Gillespie Blaine: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
James Gillespie Blaine: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
James Gillespie Blaine: Politics and Government\US Senator\Maine  Search this
James Gillespie Blaine: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Maine  Search this
James Gillespie Blaine: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Maine  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
VE990000
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_VE990000

Major John Wesley Powell

Artist:
Henry Ulke, born Frankenstein, Germany 1821-died Washington, DC 1910  Search this
Sitter:
John Wesley Powell  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 1/8 x 25 1/8 in. (76.6 x 63.8 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1885
Topic:
Occupation\military  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mary Powell
Object number:
1924.4.2
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1924.4.2

Spencer Fullerton Baird

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Copy after:
Henry Ulke, born Frankenstein, Germany 1821-died Washington, DC 1910  Search this
Sitter:
Spencer Fullerton Baird  Search this
Medium:
oil on linen mounted on masonite
Dimensions:
30 x 25 in. (76.3 x 63.6 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1887
Topic:
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Occupation\science\zoologist  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1976.61
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1976.61

Spotted Tail

Artist:
Henry Ulke, born Frankenstein, Germany 1821-died Washington, DC 1910  Search this
Sitter:
Harry M. Stanton  Search this
Medium:
oil on fabric: canvas mounted on fiberboard
Dimensions:
45 1/2 x 33 1/2 in. (115.5 x 85.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1877
Topic:
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Anthropology, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1985.66.258,357
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.258_357

Ludwig Van Beethoven

Artist:
Henry Ulke, born Frankenstein, Germany 1821-died Washington, DC 1910  Search this
Sitter:
Ludwig Von Beethoven  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
26 1/4 x 21 1/4 in. (66.7 x 54.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1875
Topic:
Performing arts\music\composer  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Titus Ulke
Object number:
1998.44
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1998.44

Ulysses Simpson Grant

Artist:
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Sitter:
Ulysses Simpson Grant, 27 Apr 1822 - 23 Jul 1885  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
74.6cm x 62.2cm (29 3/8" x 24 1/2"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1882
Topic:
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Male  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American University
Website: www1.american.edu/dccampus/
Object number:
DC080038
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DC080038

George Washington Riggs

Attribution:
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington Riggs, 1813 - 1881  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
37.8cm x 27.9cm (14 7/8" x 11"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1860
Topic:
George Washington Riggs: Male  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Politics and Government\Government Official  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Banker  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Railroad  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Capitalist  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Hotelier  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Maryland Historical Society
Website: www.mdhs.org/
Object number:
49.90.3
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_49.90.3

George Washington Riggs

Artist:
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington Riggs, 1813 - 1881  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 76.8cm x 62.5cm (30 1/4" x 24 5/8"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Topic:
George Washington Riggs: Male  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Politics and Government\Government Official  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Banker  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Railroad  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Capitalist  Search this
George Washington Riggs: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Hotelier  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Metropolitan Club
Website: https://www.metroclub.com/
Object number:
DC170010
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DC170010

John J. Phelps

Artist:
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Copy after:
Daniel Huntington, 14 Oct 1816 - 18 Apr 1906  Search this
Sitter:
John Jay Phelps, 1810 - 1869  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
1885
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
John Jay Phelps: Male  Search this
John Jay Phelps: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Railroad  Search this
John Jay Phelps: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist  Search this
John Jay Phelps: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: New York State Museum
Object number:
H-2003.41.77
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_H-2003.41.77

William Wilson Corcoran

Artist:
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Former attribution:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
William Wilson Corcoran, 27 Dec 1798 - 24 Feb 1888  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 76.2cm x 63.5cm (30" x 25"), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1876
Topic:
Interior  Search this
William Wilson Corcoran: Male  Search this
William Wilson Corcoran: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Banker  Search this
William Wilson Corcoran: Visual Arts\Founder\Art Museum  Search this
William Wilson Corcoran: Visual Arts\Art Collector  Search this
William Wilson Corcoran: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Virginia Museum of History and Culture
Website: https://www.virginiahistory.org/
Object number:
POR.946.32
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_POR.946.32

James Barbour

Artist:
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Copy after:
Chester Harding, 1 Sep 1792 - 10 Apr 1866  Search this
Sitter:
James Barbour, 10 Jun 1775 - 7 Jun 1842  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 71.1 x 56.2cm (28 x 22 1/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1873
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
James Barbour: Male  Search this
James Barbour: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Barbour: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Virginia  Search this
James Barbour: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
James Barbour: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
James Barbour: Politics and Government\US Senator\Virginia  Search this
James Barbour: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
James Barbour: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Manager\Plantation manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: U.S. Department of Army
Object number:
SSSA8734
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_SSSA8734

John Wesley Powell

Artist:
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Sitter:
John Wesley Powell, 24 Mar 1834 - 23 Sep 1902  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.5 x 36.5 cm (30 1/8 x 14 3/8" )
Type:
Painting
Date:
1885
Topic:
John Wesley Powell: Male  Search this
John Wesley Powell: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
John Wesley Powell: Literature\Writer\Scientific  Search this
John Wesley Powell: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
John Wesley Powell: Science and Technology\Scientist\Earth Scientist\Geologist  Search this
John Wesley Powell: Humanities and Social Sciences\Anthropologist\Ethnologist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
1924.4.2 NMAA
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1924.4.2_NMAA

Joseph Henry

Artist:
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Henry, 17 Dec 1797 - 13 May 1878  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.8cm x 63.5cm (30 1/4" x 25"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1885
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Joseph Henry: Male  Search this
Joseph Henry: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Joseph Henry: Science and Technology\Scientist\Physicist  Search this
Joseph Henry: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Smithsonian Institution\Secretary  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
NPG.85.49
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.85.49

John Sherman

Artist:
Henry Ulke, 1821 - 1910  Search this
Sitter:
John Sherman, 10 May 1823 - 22 Oct 1900  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
127cm x 102cm (50" x 40 3/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1880
Topic:
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Pince-nez  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
John Sherman: Male  Search this
John Sherman: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
John Sherman: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Treasury  Search this
John Sherman: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Ohio  Search this
John Sherman: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
John Sherman: Politics and Government\US Senator\Ohio  Search this
John Sherman: Politics and Government\US Senator\Majority Leader  Search this
John Sherman: Politics and Government\US Senator\Minority Leader  Search this
John Sherman: Politics and Government\Politician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. Luis A. Bolin
Object number:
NPG.69.7
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.69.7

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