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Rachel's Farewell

Type:
albums (bound) & books
Book
Object Name:
Book
Made in:
France
Date:
ca. 1855
Accession Number:
1947-130-1
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1947-130-1

Sammy Davis, Jr.

Artist:
Al Hirschfeld, 21 Jun 1903 - 21 Jan 2003  Search this
Sitter:
Sammy Davis, Jr., 8 Dec 1925 - 16 May 1990  Search this
Paula Wayne, born 1937  Search this
Medium:
Ink and graphite on illustration board
Dimensions:
Sheet (Verified): 54.2 × 35.1 cm (21 5/16 × 13 13/16")
Image: 45 × 25 cm (17 11/16 × 9 13/16")
Mat (Verified): 71.1 × 55.9 cm (28 × 22")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1964
Topic:
Interior\Performing Arts\Theatrical\Stage  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drinking vessel\Glass  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Interior\Sports arena\Boxing ring  Search this
Home Furnishings\Lighting Devices\Light bulb  Search this
Sammy Davis, Jr.: Male  Search this
Sammy Davis, Jr.: Performing Arts\Performer\Entertainer  Search this
Paula Wayne: Female  Search this
Paula Wayne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2003.73
Restrictions & Rights:
© Al Hirschfeld
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2003.73

Gertrude Lawrence and Yul Brynner in "The King and I"

Artist:
Alfred J. Frueh, 1880 - 14 Sep 1968  Search this
Sitter:
Gertrude Lawrence, 4 Jul 1898 - 6 Sep 1952  Search this
Yul Brynner, 11 Jul 1915 - 10 Oct 1985  Search this
Medium:
Black ink with graphite
Dimensions:
Image: 45 × 39.2 cm (17 11/16 × 15 7/16")
Sheet: 54.3 × 50 cm (21 3/8 × 19 11/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1951
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower  Search this
Interior\Performing Arts\Theatrical\Stage  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Ribbon  Search this
Gertrude Lawrence: Female  Search this
Gertrude Lawrence: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Yul Brynner: Male  Search this
Yul Brynner: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Yul Brynner: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Yul Brynner: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Yul Brynner: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Yul Brynner: Oscar  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2000.42
Restrictions & Rights:
© Condé Nast
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2000.42

Charles Gates Dawes

Artist:
Herman Perlman, 1904 - 9 Sep 1995  Search this
Sitter:
Charles Gates Dawes, 27 Aug 1865 - 23 Apr 1951  Search this
Medium:
India ink and gouache on board
Dimensions:
Image: 43 × 20.5 cm (16 15/16 × 8 1/16")
Sheet: 50.5 × 37.7 cm (19 7/8 × 14 13/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1930-1933
Topic:
None  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Pipe  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Charles Gates Dawes: Male  Search this
Charles Gates Dawes: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Charles Gates Dawes: Literature\Writer  Search this
Charles Gates Dawes: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Charles Gates Dawes: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Ambassador  Search this
Charles Gates Dawes: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Financier  Search this
Charles Gates Dawes: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Banker  Search this
Charles Gates Dawes: Military\Army\Officer\Brigadier General  Search this
Charles Gates Dawes: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Accounting\Accountant\Comptroller  Search this
Charles Gates Dawes: Nobel Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist
Object number:
NPG.86.17
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.86.17

Al Smith

Artist:
Herman Perlman, 1904 - 9 Sep 1995  Search this
Sitter:
Alfred Emanuel Smith, 30 Dec 1873 - 4 Oct 1944  Search this
Medium:
India ink and gouache
Dimensions:
Image: 40.5 × 20 cm (15 15/16 × 7 7/8")
Sheet: 48 × 37.6 cm (18 7/8 × 14 13/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1932
Topic:
None  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigar  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Pin\Tie pin  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Alfred Emanuel Smith: Male  Search this
Alfred Emanuel Smith: Politics and Government\State Legislator\New York  Search this
Alfred Emanuel Smith: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Alfred Emanuel Smith: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Alfred Emanuel Smith: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Alfred Emanuel Smith: Law and Law Enforcement\Police\Sheriff  Search this
Alfred Emanuel Smith: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Company President  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist
Object number:
NPG.86.19
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.86.19

Charles Curtis

Artist:
Herman Perlman, 1904 - 9 Sep 1995  Search this
Sitter:
Charles Curtis, 25 Jan 1860 - 8 Feb 1936  Search this
Medium:
India ink and gouache on board
Dimensions:
Image: 44 × 44.5 cm (17 5/16 × 17 1/2")
Sheet: 50.6 × 38.8 cm (19 15/16 × 15 1/4")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1930-1933
Topic:
None  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Charles Curtis: Male  Search this
Charles Curtis: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Charles Curtis: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Charles Curtis: Politics and Government\US Senator\Kansas  Search this
Charles Curtis: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Equestrian\Jockey  Search this
Charles Curtis: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Kansas  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist
Object number:
NPG.86.15
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.86.15

William Edgar Borah

Artist:
Herman Perlman, 1904 - 9 Sep 1995  Search this
Sitter:
William Edgar Borah, 29 Jun 1865 - 19 Jan 1940  Search this
Medium:
India ink and gouache
Dimensions:
Image: 38 × 18 cm (14 15/16 × 7 1/16")
Board: 51.3 × 38.2 cm (20 3/16 × 15 1/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1930-1933
Topic:
None  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
William Edgar Borah: Male  Search this
William Edgar Borah: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
William Edgar Borah: Politics and Government\US Senator\Idaho  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist
Object number:
NPG.86.16
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.86.16

Andrew William Mellon

Artist:
Herman Perlman, 1904 - 9 Sep 1995  Search this
Sitter:
Andrew William Mellon, 24 Mar 1855 - 26 Aug 1937  Search this
Medium:
India ink and gouache
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 25.2 × 20 cm (9 15/16 × 7 7/8")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1930
Topic:
None  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Male  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Treasury  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Ambassador  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Financier  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Visual Arts\Philanthropist  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Visual Arts\Art Collector  Search this
Andrew William Mellon: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist
Object number:
NPG.86.18
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.86.18

Jimmy Walker

Artist:
Herman Perlman, 1904 - 9 Sep 1995  Search this
Sitter:
Jimmy Walker, 19 Jun 1881 - 18 Nov 1946  Search this
Medium:
India ink and gouache on board
Dimensions:
Image: 39.5 × 19 cm (15 9/16 × 7 1/2")
Sheet: 50.8 × 38.2 cm (20 × 15 1/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1930
Topic:
None  Search this
Equipment\Walking stick\Cane  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Jimmy Walker: Male  Search this
Jimmy Walker: Politics and Government\State Legislator\New York  Search this
Jimmy Walker: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Jimmy Walker: Politics and Government\Public Official\Mayor\New York, NY  Search this
Jimmy Walker: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Lyricist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist
Object number:
NPG.86.27
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.86.27

Will Rogers

Artist:
Herman Perlman, 1904 - 9 Sep 1995  Search this
Sitter:
Will Rogers, 4 Nov 1879 - 15 Aug 1935  Search this
Medium:
Ink and pencil on board
Dimensions:
Image: 41 × 20 cm (16 1/8 × 7 7/8")
Sheet: 50.7 × 37.7 cm (19 15/16 × 14 13/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1932
Topic:
None  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Will Rogers: Male  Search this
Will Rogers: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Will Rogers: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Will Rogers: Communications\Journalist\Columnist  Search this
Will Rogers: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Will Rogers: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Will Rogers: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Cowboy  Search this
Will Rogers: Communications\Journalist\Humorist  Search this
Will Rogers: Performing Arts\Performer\Showman  Search this
Will Rogers: Communications\Broadcast Journalist\Commentator  Search this
Will Rogers: Politics and Government\Public Official\Mayor\Beverly Hills, CA  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist
Object number:
NPG.86.14
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.86.14

Robert Marion La Follette, Jr.

Artist:
Herman Perlman, 1904 - 9 Sep 1995  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Marion La Follette, Jr., 6 Feb 1895 - 24 Feb 1953  Search this
Medium:
India ink and gouache on board
Dimensions:
Image: 46 × 28 cm (18 1/8 × 11")
Board: 50.5 × 38 cm (19 7/8 × 14 15/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1931
Topic:
None  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Robert Marion La Follette, Jr.: Male  Search this
Robert Marion La Follette, Jr.: Literature\Writer  Search this
Robert Marion La Follette, Jr.: Communications\Publisher  Search this
Robert Marion La Follette, Jr.: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Company President  Search this
Robert Marion La Follette, Jr.: Politics and Government\US Senator\Wisconsin  Search this
Robert Marion La Follette, Jr.: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Consultant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist
Object number:
NPG.86.23
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.86.23

Walter Damrosch

Artist:
Alfred J. Frueh, 1880 - 14 Sep 1968  Search this
Sitter:
Walter Johannes Damrosch, 30 Jan 1862 - 22 Dec 1950  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 41 × 23.7 cm (16 1/8 × 9 5/16")
Sheet: 44 × 33.4 cm (17 5/16 × 13 1/8")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1930
Topic:
Caricature  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Conductor's baton  Search this
Walter Johannes Damrosch: Male  Search this
Walter Johannes Damrosch: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Walter Johannes Damrosch: Performing Arts\Director\Opera  Search this
Walter Johannes Damrosch: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Conductor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the children of Al Frueh - Barbara Frueh Bornemann, Robert Frueh and Alfred Frueh, Jr.
Object number:
NPG.93.173
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.93.173

John Nance Garner

Artist:
Herman Perlman, 1904 - 9 Sep 1995  Search this
Sitter:
John Nance Garner, 22 Nov 1868 - 7 Nov 1967  Search this
Medium:
India ink and gouache
Dimensions:
Image: 40 × 19 cm (15 3/4 × 7 1/2")
Sheet: 50.5 × 37.8 cm (19 7/8 × 14 7/8")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1933
Topic:
None  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Tool\Gavel  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
John Nance Garner: Male  Search this
John Nance Garner: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
John Nance Garner: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
John Nance Garner: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Speaker of the House  Search this
John Nance Garner: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Texas  Search this
John Nance Garner: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Texas  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist
Object number:
NPG.86.26
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.86.26

Radio Talent

Artist:
Miguel Covarrubias, 22 Nov 1904 - 4 Feb 1957  Search this
Copy after:
Fortune, founded 1930  Search this
Sitter:
Fred Allen, 31 May 1894 - 17 Mar 1956  Search this
Gracie Allen, 1906 - 1964  Search this
Don Ameche, 31 May 1908 - 6 Dec 1993  Search this
Kenny Baker, 1912 - 1985  Search this
Phil Baker, 1898 - 1963  Search this
Jack Benny, 14 Feb 1894 - 26 Dec 1974  Search this
Edgar Bergen, 16 Feb 1903 - 30 Sep 1978  Search this
Edward Bowes, 14 Jun 1874 - 14 Jun 1946  Search this
Fanny Brice, 29 Oct 1891 - 29 May 1951  Search this
Bob Burns, 1890 - 1956  Search this
George Burns, 20 Jan 1896 - 9 Mar 1996  Search this
Charles Butterworth, 1896 - 1946  Search this
Cab Calloway, 25 Dec 1907 - 18 Nov 1994  Search this
Eddie Cantor, Sept 1892 - 10 Oct 1964  Search this
Boake Carter, 1898 - 1944  Search this
Bing Crosby, 3 May 1903 - 14 Oct 1977  Search this
Milton J. Cross, 1897 - 1975  Search this
Jessica Dragonette, 1910? - 1980  Search this
Deanna Durbin, 4 Dec 1921 - Apr 2013  Search this
Nelson Eddy, 29 Jun 1901 - 6 Mar 1967  Search this
Jimmy Fidler, 24 Aug 1900 - 9 Aug 1988  Search this
William Claude Fields, 29 Jan 1880 - 25 Dec 1946  Search this
Benny Goodman, 30 May 1909 - 13 Jun 1986  Search this
Edwin C. Hill, 1884 - 1957  Search this
Ted Husing, 1901 - 1962  Search this
Al Jolson, 26 May 1886 - 23 Oct 1950  Search this
Hugh Samuel Johnson, 5 Aug 1882 - 15 Apr 1942  Search this
Andre Kostelanetz, 1901 - 1980  Search this
Frances Newbern Langford, 6 Apr 1913 - 11 Jul 2005  Search this
Beatrice Lillie, 29 May 1894 - 20 Jan 1989  Search this
Mary Livingston, 20th Century  Search this
Guy Lombardo, 1902 - 1977  Search this
Lily Pons, 12 Apr 1898 - 13 Feb 1976  Search this
Jeannette MacDonald, 1901 - 1965  Search this
Graham Mcnamee, 1888 - 1942  Search this
Jack Oakie, 1903 - 1978  Search this
Walter O'Keefe, 1900 - 1983  Search this
Al Pearce, 1899 - 1961  Search this
Joe Penner, 1904 - 1941  Search this
Dick Powell, 1904 - 1963  Search this
Tyrone Power, 5 May 1914 - 15 Nov 1958  Search this
Martha Raye, 27 Aug 1916 - 19 Aug 1994  Search this
Robert L. Ripley, 1893 - 1949  Search this
Edward G. Robinson, 12 Dec 1893 - 26 Jan 1973  Search this
Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 30 Jan 1882 - 12 Apr 1945  Search this
Lancelot Patrick Ross, 1906 - 1988  Search this
Kate Smith, 1 May 1907 - 17 Jun 1986  Search this
Leopold Stokowski, 18 Apr 1882 - 13 Sep 1977  Search this
Robert Taylor, 1911 - 1969  Search this
John Charles Thomas, 1891 - 1960  Search this
Lowell Jackson Thomas, 6 Apr 1892 - Aug 1981  Search this
Lawrence Mervil Tibbett, 16 Nov 1896 - 15 Jul 1960  Search this
Arturo Toscanini, 25 Mar 1867 - 16 Jan 1957  Search this
Rudy Vallee, 28 Jul 1901 - 3 Jul 1986  Search this
Alfred Wallenstein, 1898 - ?  Search this
Paul Whiteman, 28 Mar 1891 - 29 Dec 1967  Search this
Don Wilson, 1900 - 1982  Search this
Walter Winchell, 7 Apr 1897 - 20 Feb 1972  Search this
Alexander Humphreys Woollcott, 19 Jan 1887 - 23 Jan 1943  Search this
Ed Wynn, 9 Nov 1886 - 19 Jun 1966  Search this
James Edward Jordan, 16 Nov 1896 - 1 Apr 1988  Search this
Marian Jordan, 1898 - 1961  Search this
Freeman Fisher Gosden, 5 May 1899 - 10 Dec 1982  Search this
Charles Corell, 1890 - 1986  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on illustration board
Dimensions:
Image: 37.5 × 59.5 cm (14 3/4 × 23 7/16")
Sheet: 40 × 61.5 cm (15 3/4 × 24 3/16")
Mat (Verified): 56 × 80.1 cm (22 1/16 × 31 9/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1938
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigar  Search this
Exterior\Sky  Search this
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Monocle  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Helmet\Fire hat  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Hourglass  Search this
Jack Benny: Male  Search this
Jack Benny: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Eddie Cantor: Male  Search this
Eddie Cantor: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Eddie Cantor: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Eddie Cantor: Literature\Writer\Screenwriter  Search this
Eddie Cantor: Oscar  Search this
Lawrence Mervil Tibbett: Male  Search this
Lawrence Mervil Tibbett: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Lawrence Mervil Tibbett: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Lawrence Mervil Tibbett: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Baritone  Search this
Alexander Humphreys Woollcott: Male  Search this
Alexander Humphreys Woollcott: Literature\Writer  Search this
Alexander Humphreys Woollcott: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Alexander Humphreys Woollcott: Performing Arts\Performer\Entertainer\Radio  Search this
Alexander Humphreys Woollcott: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Alexander Humphreys Woollcott: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Theater  Search this
Alexander Humphreys Woollcott: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Cultural  Search this
Rudy Vallee: Male  Search this
Rudy Vallee: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Rudy Vallee: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Rudy Vallee: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn\Saxophonist  Search this
Bing Crosby: Male  Search this
Bing Crosby: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter  Search this
Bing Crosby: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Bing Crosby: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Popular  Search this
Bing Crosby: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Golf  Search this
Paul Whiteman: Male  Search this
Paul Whiteman: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Conductor  Search this
Paul Whiteman: Performing Arts\Performer\Showman  Search this
Paul Whiteman: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Jeannette MacDonald: Female  Search this
Jeannette MacDonald: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Jeannette MacDonald: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Benny Goodman: Male  Search this
Benny Goodman: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Benny Goodman: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Benny Goodman: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Benny Goodman: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Benny Goodman: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Clarinet  Search this
Benny Goodman: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Bandmaster  Search this
Walter Winchell: Male  Search this
Walter Winchell: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Walter Winchell: Communications\Journalist\Columnist  Search this
Walter Winchell: Performing Arts\Performer\Television Personality  Search this
Walter Winchell: Communications\Broadcast Journalist\Radio  Search this
Kate Smith: Female  Search this
Kate Smith: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Kate Smith: Performing Arts\Performer\Vaudeville  Search this
Kate Smith: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Kate Smith: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Tyrone Power: Male  Search this
Tyrone Power: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Tyrone Power: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Tyrone Power: Military\Marine Corps\Officer\Pilot  Search this
Don Ameche: Male  Search this
Don Ameche: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Don Ameche: Oscar  Search this
Kenny Baker: Male  Search this
Kenny Baker: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Phil Baker: Male  Search this
Edward Bowes: Male  Search this
Edward Bowes: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive  Search this
Edward Bowes: Performing Arts\Performer\Entertainer\Radio  Search this
Edward Bowes: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Fanny Brice: Female  Search this
Fanny Brice: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Fanny Brice: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Fanny Brice: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Fanny Brice: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Bob Burns: Male  Search this
Charles Butterworth: Male  Search this
Cab Calloway: Male  Search this
Cab Calloway: Literature\Writer  Search this
Cab Calloway: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Cab Calloway: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter  Search this
Cab Calloway: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Cab Calloway: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  Search this
Boake Carter: Undetermined  Search this
Milton J. Cross: Male  Search this
Milton J. Cross: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Tenor  Search this
Milton J. Cross: Performing Arts\Performer\Entertainer\Radio\Announcer  Search this
Jessica Dragonette: Female  Search this
Deanna Durbin: Female  Search this
Deanna Durbin: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Deanna Durbin: Performing Arts\Performer\Entertainer\Radio  Search this
Deanna Durbin: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Soprano  Search this
Nelson Eddy: Male  Search this
Nelson Eddy: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Nelson Eddy: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Jimmy Fidler: Male  Search this
Jimmy Fidler: Communications\Journalist\Columnist  Search this
Jimmy Fidler: Performing Arts\Performer\Television Personality  Search this
Jimmy Fidler: Performing Arts\Performer\Entertainer\Radio  Search this
Edwin C. Hill: Male  Search this
Ted Husing: Male  Search this
Frances Newbern Langford: Female  Search this
Frances Newbern Langford: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Frances Newbern Langford: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Frances Newbern Langford: Performing Arts\Performer\Entertainer\Radio  Search this
Beatrice Lillie: Female  Search this
Beatrice Lillie: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Beatrice Lillie: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Beatrice Lillie: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Beatrice Lillie: Performing Arts\Performer\Entertainer\Radio  Search this
Beatrice Lillie: Performing Arts\Performer\Vaudeville  Search this
Mary Livingston: Female  Search this
Guy Lombardo: Male  Search this
Graham Mcnamee: Male  Search this
Jack Oakie: Male  Search this
Jack Oakie: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Walter O'Keefe: Male  Search this
Al Pearce: Male  Search this
Joe Penner: Male  Search this
Dick Powell: Male  Search this
Martha Raye: Female  Search this
Martha Raye: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Martha Raye: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Martha Raye: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Martha Raye: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Martha Raye: Performing Arts\Performer\Entertainer  Search this
Martha Raye: Oscar  Search this
Martha Raye: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Robert L. Ripley: Male  Search this
Edward G. Robinson: Male  Search this
Edward G. Robinson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Edward G. Robinson: Oscar  Search this
Lancelot Patrick Ross: Male  Search this
Lancelot Patrick Ross: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter  Search this
Lancelot Patrick Ross: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Lancelot Patrick Ross: Performing Arts\Performer\Vaudeville  Search this
Lancelot Patrick Ross: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist  Search this
Lancelot Patrick Ross: Military\Army\Officer\Major  Search this
Robert Taylor: Male  Search this
Robert Taylor: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
John Charles Thomas: Male  Search this
Lowell Jackson Thomas: Male  Search this
Lowell Jackson Thomas: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Lowell Jackson Thomas: Performing Arts\Performer\Television Personality  Search this
Lowell Jackson Thomas: Sports and Recreation\Traveler  Search this
Lowell Jackson Thomas: Communications\Broadcast Journalist  Search this
Lowell Jackson Thomas: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Alfred Wallenstein: Male  Search this
Don Wilson: Male  Search this
James Edward Jordan: Male  Search this
James Edward Jordan: Performing Arts\Performer\Entertainer\Radio  Search this
Marian Jordan: Female  Search this
Marian Jordan: Performing Arts\Performer\Entertainer\Radio  Search this
Freeman Fisher Gosden: Male  Search this
Freeman Fisher Gosden: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Freeman Fisher Gosden: Performing Arts\Performer\Entertainer\Radio  Search this
Charles Corell: Male  Search this
Arturo Toscanini: Male  Search this
Arturo Toscanini: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Conductor  Search this
Edgar Bergen: Male  Search this
Edgar Bergen: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edgar Bergen: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Edgar Bergen: Literature\Writer\Screenwriter  Search this
Edgar Bergen: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Edgar Bergen: Performing Arts\Performer\Entertainer\Ventriloquist  Search this
Edgar Bergen: Oscar  Search this
Lily Pons: Female  Search this
Lily Pons: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Gracie Allen: Female  Search this
Gracie Allen: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Gracie Allen: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
George Burns: Male  Search this
George Burns: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
George Burns: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
George Burns: Performing Arts\Performer\Vaudeville  Search this
George Burns: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
George Burns: Oscar  Search this
Ed Wynn: Male  Search this
Ed Wynn: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Ed Wynn: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Ed Wynn: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Ed Wynn: Performing Arts\Performer\Television Personality  Search this
Ed Wynn: Performing Arts\Performer\Entertainer\Radio  Search this
Hugh Samuel Johnson: Male  Search this
Hugh Samuel Johnson: Politics and Government\Public Official  Search this
Hugh Samuel Johnson: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Male  Search this
Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Politics and Government\State Senator\New York  Search this
Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Politics and Government\Vice-Presidential Candidate  Search this
Andre Kostelanetz: Male  Search this
Leopold Stokowski: Male  Search this
Leopold Stokowski: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Leopold Stokowski: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Conductor  Search this
Fred Allen: Male  Search this
Fred Allen: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Fred Allen: Communications\Journalist\Humorist  Search this
Al Jolson: Male  Search this
Al Jolson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Al Jolson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Al Jolson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
William Claude Fields: Male  Search this
William Claude Fields: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
William Claude Fields: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
William Claude Fields: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
William Claude Fields: Performing Arts\Performer\Entertainer\Radio  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.86.34
Restrictions & Rights:
© Time Inc.
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Kate Smith

Artist:
Herman Perlman, 1904 - 9 Sep 1995  Search this
Sitter:
Kate Smith, 1 May 1907 - 17 Jun 1986  Search this
Medium:
India ink and ball point on board
Dimensions:
Image: 37.4 × 22 cm (14 3/4 × 8 11/16")
Sheet: 50.5 × 38 cm (19 7/8 × 14 15/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1935
Topic:
None  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Architecture\Building\House  Search this
Nature & Environment\Sun  Search this
Kate Smith: Female  Search this
Kate Smith: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Kate Smith: Performing Arts\Performer\Vaudeville  Search this
Kate Smith: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Kate Smith: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist
Object number:
NPG.86.22
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Data Source:
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Harry S Truman

Artist:
Herman Perlman, 1904 - 9 Sep 1995  Search this
Sitter:
Harry S Truman, 8 May 1884 - 26 Dec 1972  Search this
Medium:
India ink and gouache on board
Dimensions:
Image: 31 × 12 cm (12 3/16 × 4 3/4")
Sheet: 35.2 × 25.4 cm (13 7/8 × 10")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1950
Topic:
None  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Handkerchief  Search this
Personal Attribute\Teeth  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Harry S Truman: Male  Search this
Harry S Truman: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Harry S Truman: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Harry S Truman: Natural Resources\Agriculturist  Search this
Harry S Truman: Military\Army\Officer\Captain  Search this
Harry S Truman: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge  Search this
Harry S Truman: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Harry S Truman: Politics and Government\US Senator\Missouri  Search this
Harry S Truman: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist
Object number:
NPG.86.24
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Data Source:
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Dean Acheson

Artist:
Herman Perlman, 1904 - 9 Sep 1995  Search this
Sitter:
Dean Gooderham Acheson, 11 Apr 1893 - 12 Oct 1971  Search this
Medium:
India ink, pencil and white
Dimensions:
Image: 33.5 × 16 cm (13 3/16 × 6 5/16")
Sheet: 50.4 × 38 cm (19 13/16 × 14 15/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1933
Topic:
None  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Dean Gooderham Acheson: Male  Search this
Dean Gooderham Acheson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Dean Gooderham Acheson: Literature\Writer  Search this
Dean Gooderham Acheson: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Dean Gooderham Acheson: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Dean Gooderham Acheson: Politics and Government\Under Secretary of State  Search this
Dean Gooderham Acheson: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Dean Gooderham Acheson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist
Object number:
NPG.86.21
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Data Source:
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George Burns and Gracie Allen

Artist:
Herman Perlman, 1904 - 9 Sep 1995  Search this
Sitter:
Gracie Allen, 1906 - 1964  Search this
George Burns, 20 Jan 1896 - 9 Mar 1996  Search this
Medium:
India ink and gouache on board
Dimensions:
Image: 36.5 × 24 cm (14 3/8 × 9 7/16")
Sheet: 49.2 × 35.5 cm (19 3/8 × 14")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1932
Topic:
None  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Gracie Allen: Female  Search this
Gracie Allen: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Gracie Allen: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
George Burns: Male  Search this
George Burns: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
George Burns: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
George Burns: Performing Arts\Performer\Vaudeville  Search this
George Burns: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
George Burns: Oscar  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist
Object number:
NPG.86.32
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
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La quatorzieme experience aerostatique de M. Blanchard

Artist:
Louis Joseph Watteau  Search this
Medium:
Print, Engraving on Paper, Hand Colored
Dimensions:
2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 62.9 x 78.1cm (24 3/4 x 30 3/4 in.)
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 34.9 x 45.4cm (13 3/4 x 17 7/8 in.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Country of Origin:
France
Inventory Number:
A19680138001
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
See more items in:
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19680138001
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Moon Machine

Artist:
Bernard Brussel-Smith  Search this
Medium:
Print, Wood Engraving on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 43.3 × 31.7cm (1 ft. 5 1/16 in. × 1 ft. 1/2 in.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Bernard Brussel-Smith
Inventory Number:
A19690354050
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
See more items in:
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19690354050

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