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Conquest of Ye Pump

Title:
The American Cyclops, the Hero of New Orleans, and Spoiler of Silver Spoons
Artist:
Adalbert John Volck, 14 Apr 1828 - 26 Mar 1912  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin Butler, 5 Nov 1818 - 11 Jan 1893  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 7.6 × 12 cm (3 × 4 3/4")
Book closed: 20 × 16.1 cm (7 7/8 × 6 5/16")
Book open: 20 × 32 cm (7 7/8 × 12 5/8")
Type:
Bound Object
Date:
1868
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Architecture\Building\Fort  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Yachting  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.128.D
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.128.D

Unidentified Man

Title:
John Montresor [Possibly]
James Barron
Possible attribution:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Possibly:
John Montresor, 1736 - 1799  Search this
Formerly alleged:
James Barron, 1769 - 21 Apr 1851  Search this
Horatio Gates, 1728 - 10 Apr 1806  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
1860s
Topic:
Exterior\Waterscape\Seascape  Search this
Vehicle\Ship  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Architecture\Building\Fort  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Button  Search this
John Montresor: Male  Search this
John Montresor: Science and Technology\Engineer\Military  Search this
Horatio Gates: Male  Search this
Horatio Gates: Politics and Government\State Legislator\New York  Search this
Horatio Gates: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
Horatio Gates: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
James Barron: Male  Search this
James Barron: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
James Barron: Military\Navy\Officer\Commodore  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc.
Website: www.hirschlandadler.com/
Object number:
NY900638
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NY900638

Carl Wimar

Artist:
C. Nevels  Search this
Sitter:
Carl Wimar, 19 Feb 1828 - 28 Nov 1862  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 50.8cm x 41cm (20" x 16 1/8"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1868
Topic:
Exterior\Landscape\Plains  Search this
Nature & Environment\Water\River  Search this
Architecture\Building\Fort  Search this
Carl Wimar: Male  Search this
Carl Wimar: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Carl Wimar: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Carl Wimar: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Missouri Historical Society
Website: www.mohistory.org
Object number:
1948.1.3
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1948.1.3

Fall of the Alamo: Death of Crockett

Title:
David Crockett
Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
David Crockett, 17 Aug 1786 - Mar 1836  Search this
Medium:
Woodcut on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 9.4 × 17.1 cm (3 11/16 × 6 3/4")
Sheet: 19 × 11.4 cm (7 1/2 × 4 1/2")
Book (closed): 19 × 11.4 cm (7 1/2 × 4 1/2")
Type:
Print
Date:
1837
Topic:
Weapon\Gun  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Exterior\Landscape\Battleground  Search this
Print  Search this
Architecture\Building\Fort  Search this
Human Figures\Soldier  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Bayonet  Search this
Illustration  Search this
David Crockett: Male  Search this
David Crockett: Military\Soldier  Search this
David Crockett: Natural Resources\Pioneer\Frontiersman  Search this
David Crockett: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Tennessee  Search this
David Crockett: Military\Scout  Search this
David Crockett: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Tennessee  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.85.139.14
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.85.139.14

Abraham Barnes

Artist:
John Wollaston, c. 1710 - c. 1767  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Barnes, 1715 - 1778  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
127 × 102.2 cm (50 × 40 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1753-1754
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Costume\Hair Accessory\Wig  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Foliage  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Sash  Search this
Architecture\Building\Fort  Search this
Abraham Barnes: Male  Search this
Abraham Barnes: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Abraham Barnes: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Abraham Barnes: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Object number:
DC080006
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DC080006

Captain Charles McKnight

Artist:
Jacob Frymire, c. 1765 - 1822  Search this
Sitter:
Capt. Charles McKnight  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 73.1cm x 61.1cm (28 3/4" x 24 1/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1800
Topic:
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Architecture\Building\Fort  Search this
Capt. Charles McKnight: Male  Search this
Capt. Charles McKnight: Business and Finance\Businessperson  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
1968.137
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1968.137

General John Augustus Sutter

Title:
General John A. Sutter with Horse
Artist:
Emanuel Gottlieb Leutze, 24 May 1816 - 18 Jul 1868  Search this
Sitter:
John Augustus Sutter, Feb 1803 - 18 Jun 1880  Search this
Unidentified Man  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
74.9 x 62.2cm (29 1/2 x 24 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1868
Topic:
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Exterior\Sky  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Architecture\Building\Fort  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
John Augustus Sutter: Male  Search this
John Augustus Sutter: Natural Resources\Pioneer\Colonizer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: California Department of Parks and Recreation
Website: https://www.parks.ca.gov/
Object number:
CA020055
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_CA020055

Stephen Van Rensselaer

Artist:
Thomas Gimbrede, 1781 - 1832  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Hénard  Search this
Sitter:
Stephen Van Rensselaer III, 1 Nov 1764 - 26 Jan 1839  Search this
Medium:
Hand-colored engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 35.3cm x 24.1cm (13 7/8" x 9 1/2")
Imprint: 37.8cm x 24.1cm (14 7/8" x 9 1/2")
Sheet: 40.5cm x 28.1cm (15 15/16" x 11 1/16")
Type:
Print
Place:
United States\New York
Date:
c. 1813
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Military  Search this
Exterior\Landscape\Rural  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Epaulet  Search this
Architecture\Building\Fort  Search this
Stephen Van Rensselaer III: Male  Search this
Stephen Van Rensselaer III: Politics and Government\State Legislator\New York  Search this
Stephen Van Rensselaer III: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Stephen Van Rensselaer III: Military\Army\Officer\War of 1812  Search this
Stephen Van Rensselaer III: Education\Founder\University  Search this
Stephen Van Rensselaer III: Politics and Government\Lieutenant Governor\New York  Search this
Stephen Van Rensselaer III: Society and Social Change\Gentry  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.96.141
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.96.141

Winfield Scott

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Publisher:
R. Magee  Search this
Sitter:
Winfield Scott, 13 Jun 1786 - 29 May 1866  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 24.2 x 43.3cm (9 1/2 x 17 1/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1856
Topic:
Vehicle\Ship  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Exterior\Landscape\Battleground  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Exterior\Landscape\Coastal  Search this
Weapon\Cannon  Search this
Architecture\Building\Fort  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Bayonet  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\Mexican  Search this
Winfield Scott: Male  Search this
Winfield Scott: Literature\Writer  Search this
Winfield Scott: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Winfield Scott: Politics and Government\Public Official  Search this
Winfield Scott: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Winfield Scott: Military\Army\Officer\War of 1812  Search this
Winfield Scott: Military\Army\Officer\Mexican War  Search this
Winfield Scott: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Milton and Ingrid Rose
Object number:
S/NPG.2002.186
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.2002.186

Charles Cotesworth Pinckney

Artist:
James Earl, 1 May 1761 - 16 Aug 1796  Search this
Sitter:
Charles Cotesworth Pinckney, 25 Feb 1746 - 25 Aug 1825  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
114.3 x 91.4cm (45 x 36")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1795
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Vehicle\Ship  Search this
Nature & Environment\Water  Search this
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Epaulet  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Architecture\Building\Fort  Search this
Charles Cotesworth Pinckney: Male  Search this
Charles Cotesworth Pinckney: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Charles Cotesworth Pinckney: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Charles Cotesworth Pinckney: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
Charles Cotesworth Pinckney: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Charles Cotesworth Pinckney: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Charles Cotesworth Pinckney: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Charles Cotesworth Pinckney: Politics and Government\US Congressman\South Carolina  Search this
Charles Cotesworth Pinckney: Politics and Government\Governor\South Carolina  Search this
Charles Cotesworth Pinckney: Politics and Government\Statesman\Signer of Constitution  Search this
Charles Cotesworth Pinckney: Politics and Government\State Senator\South Carolina  Search this
Charles Cotesworth Pinckney: Military\Prisoner of War  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Gibbes Museum of Art
Object number:
1957.029.0001 Gibbes
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1957.029.0001_Gibbes

James Reid Pringle

Artist:
Charles Fraser, 1782 - 1860  Search this
Sitter:
James Reid Pringle, 1782 - 1840  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
10.8 × 8.9cm (4 1/4 × 3 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1820
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Miniature  Search this
Architecture\Building\Fort  Search this
James Reid Pringle: Male  Search this
James Reid Pringle: Politics and Government\State Senator\South Carolina  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Gibbes Museum of Art
Object number:
36.7.10 Gibbes
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_36.7.10_Gibbes

James Reid Pringle

Artist:
Henry Brintnell Bounetheau, 1797 - 1877  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Fraser, 1782 - 1860  Search this
Sitter:
James Reid Pringle, 1782 - 1840  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
11.4cm x 9.2cm (4 1/2" x 3 5/8"), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1846
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Water  Search this
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Miniature  Search this
Architecture\Building\Fort  Search this
James Reid Pringle: Male  Search this
James Reid Pringle: Politics and Government\State Senator\South Carolina  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Gibbes Museum of Art
Object number:
36.7.12 Gibbes
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_36.7.12_Gibbes

General William Moultrie

Artist:
Rembrandt Peale, 22 Feb 1778 - 3 Oct 1860  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
William Moultrie, 1730 - 27 Sep 1805  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
74.4cm x 61cm (29 5/16" x 24"), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1780-1805
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Vehicle\Ship  Search this
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Epaulet  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Star  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree\Palm  Search this
Architecture\Building\Fort  Search this
William Moultrie: Male  Search this
William Moultrie: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
William Moultrie: Politics and Government\Governor\South Carolina  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Gibbes Museum of Art
Object number:
49.3.1 Gibbes
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_49.3.1_Gibbes

Full-Length Silhouette Portrait of a Gentleman Smoking a Cigarette

Artist:
Auguste Edouart, 1788 - 1861  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Man  Search this
Medium:
Cut paper figure heightened with graphite, applied to paper with lithograph background
Dimensions:
Sheet: 27.3 x 17.8cm (10 3/4 x 7")
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
1842
Topic:
Exterior\Waterscape\Seascape  Search this
Equipment\Walking stick\Cane  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Vehicle\Boat  Search this
Architecture\Building\Fort  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Skinner, Inc.
Object number:
DLR00612
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR00612

Washington Presenting Governor Dinwiddie's Letter To Chevalier Legardeur de Saint Pierre

Artist:
Augustus Goodyear Heaton, 1844 - 1931  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Jacques Legardeur De Saint Pierre  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 103.5 × 135.3cm (40 3/4 × 53 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1867
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Weapon\Gun  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Architecture\Doorway  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Architecture\Building\Fort  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Jacques Legardeur De Saint Pierre: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Union League of Philadelphia
Website: www.unionleague.org/
Object number:
PA160125
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PA160125

Robert Anderson

Artist:
August Franzen, 1863 - 7 Sep 1938  Search this
Sitter:
Robert A. Anderson, 14 Jun 1805 - 26 Oct 1871  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
134.6 x 88.9cm (53 x 35")
Type:
Painting
Date:
late 19th-early 20th Century
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Architecture\Building\Fort  Search this
Robert A. Anderson: Male  Search this
Robert A. Anderson: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War  Search this
Robert A. Anderson: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Robert A. Anderson: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Society of the Cincinnati
Object number:
SSSA5883
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_SSSA5883

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