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37c "The Octopus" single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 3649f
Photographer:
Alvin Langdon Coburn, American, 1882 - 1966  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink / photogravure
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 x 3.2cm (1 15/16 x 1 1/4in.)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
June 13, 2002
Topic:
Art & Photography  Search this
Contemporary (1990-present)  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
2003.2007.28
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2003.2007.28
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Henry James

Artist:
Alvin Langdon Coburn, 11 Jun 1882 - 23 Nov 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Henry James, 15 Apr 1843 - 28 Feb 1916  Search this
Medium:
Photogravure
Dimensions:
Image: 19.6 x 16.3 cm (7 11/16 x 6 7/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1906
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Indeterminable  Search this
Henry James: Male  Search this
Henry James: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.309
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.309

Max Weber

Artist:
Alvin Langdon Coburn, 11 Jun 1882 - 23 Nov 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Max Weber, 18 Apr 1881 - Oct 1961  Search this
Medium:
Photogravure
Dimensions:
20.9 x 14.8 cm (8 1/4 x 5 13/16" ), Estimate
Culture:
Max Weber: European\Russian  Search this
Max Weber: European\Polish  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1911
Topic:
Max Weber: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Max Weber: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.87.288.AA
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.87.288.AA

Jacob Epstein

Artist:
Alvin Langdon Coburn, 11 Jun 1882 - 23 Nov 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Jacob Epstein, 10 Nov 1880 - 19 Aug 1959  Search this
Medium:
Collotype print
Dimensions:
20.8cm x 15.7cm (8 3/16" x 6 3/16"), Image
Culture:
Jacob Epstein: European\Russian  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1914
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat  Search this
Jacob Epstein: Male  Search this
Jacob Epstein: Visual Arts\Artist\Sculptor  Search this
Jacob Epstein: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator  Search this
Jacob Epstein: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Watercolorist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.78.13
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.13

Wyndham Lewis

Artist:
Alvin Langdon Coburn, 11 Jun 1882 - 23 Nov 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Wyndham Lewis, 1884? - 7 Mar 1957  Search this
Medium:
Collotype
Dimensions:
Image: 20.8 x 15.7 cm (8 3/16 x 6 3/16")
Sheet: 22.7 × 17.1 cm (8 15/16 × 6 3/4")
Mount: 30.5 × 22.7 cm (12 × 8 15/16")
Culture:
Wyndham Lewis: European\British  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1916
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Artwork\Painting\Abstract  Search this
Wyndham Lewis: Male  Search this
Wyndham Lewis: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Wyndham Lewis: Literature\Writer\Magazine article  Search this
Wyndham Lewis: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Wyndham Lewis: Literature\Editor\Journal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.78.6
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
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edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.78.6

Alfred Stieglitz

Artist:
Alvin Langdon Coburn, 11 Jun 1882 - 23 Nov 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Alfred Stieglitz, 1 Jan 1864 - 13 Jul 1946  Search this
Medium:
Photogravure
Dimensions:
Image (Diameter): 16cm (6 5/16")
Sheet: 30 x 20.3cm (11 13/16 x 8")
Mat: 45.7 x 35.6cm (18 x 14")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1907 (printed 1908)
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Pince-nez  Search this
Alfred Stieglitz: Male  Search this
Alfred Stieglitz: Communications\Publisher\Magazine  Search this
Alfred Stieglitz: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Alfred Stieglitz: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Magazine  Search this
Alfred Stieglitz: Visual Arts\Designer\Exhibition Designer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.76.92
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.76.92

John Singer Sargent

Artist:
Alvin Langdon Coburn, 11 Jun 1882 - 23 Nov 1966  Search this
Sitter:
John Singer Sargent, 12 Jan 1856 - 15 Apr 1925  Search this
Medium:
Photogravure
Dimensions:
20.1cm x 15.7cm (7 15/16" x 6 3/16"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1907
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
John Singer Sargent: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
John Singer Sargent: Male  Search this
John Singer Sargent: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.312
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.312

Clarence Hudson White

Artist:
Alvin Langdon Coburn, 11 Jun 1882 - 23 Nov 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Clarence Hudson White, 8 Apr 1871 - 8 Jul 1925  Search this
Medium:
Photogravure
Dimensions:
20.2cm x 15.5cm (7 15/16" x 6 1/8"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1912
Topic:
Clarence Hudson White: Male  Search this
Clarence Hudson White: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.87.288.BB
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.87.288.BB

John Singer Sargent

Artist:
Alvin Langdon Coburn, 11 Jun 1882 - 23 Nov 1966  Search this
Sitter:
John Singer Sargent, 12 Jan 1856 - 15 Apr 1925  Search this
Medium:
Photogravure
Dimensions:
20.1cm x 15.6cm (7 15/16" x 6 1/8"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1907
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
John Singer Sargent: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
John Singer Sargent: Male  Search this
John Singer Sargent: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.87.288.L
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.87.288.L

Samuel Clemens

Artist:
Alvin Langdon Coburn, 11 Jun 1882 - 23 Nov 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Langhorne Clemens, 30 Nov 1835 - 21 Apr 1910  Search this
Medium:
Photogravure
Dimensions:
20.6cm x 14.8cm (8 1/8" x 5 13/16"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1908
Topic:
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigar  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Samuel Langhorne Clemens: Male  Search this
Samuel Langhorne Clemens: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Newspaper  Search this
Samuel Langhorne Clemens: Literature\Writer\Humorist  Search this
Samuel Langhorne Clemens: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.87.288.V
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.87.288.V

Igor Stravinsky

Artist:
Alvin Langdon Coburn, 11 Jun 1882 - 23 Nov 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Igor Feodorovich Stravinsky, 5 Jun 1882 - 6 Apr 1971  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
9.5 x 7.6 cm (3 3/4 x 3" )
Culture:
Igor Feodorovich Stravinsky: European\Russian  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1921
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Igor Feodorovich Stravinsky: Male  Search this
Igor Feodorovich Stravinsky: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.88.18
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.88.18

William Dean Howells

Artist:
Alvin Langdon Coburn, 11 Jun 1882 - 23 Nov 1966  Search this
Sitter:
William Dean Howells, 1 Mar 1837 - 11 May 1920  Search this
Medium:
Photogravure
Dimensions:
20.4cm x 15.8cm (8 1/16" x 6 1/4"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1910
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Chain  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
William Dean Howells: Male  Search this
William Dean Howells: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
William Dean Howells: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Magazine  Search this
William Dean Howells: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Consul\US Consul  Search this
William Dean Howells: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Theater  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.87.288.Z
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
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National Portrait Gallery
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Alvin Langdon Coburn

Artist:
Francis James Mortimer, 1874 - 1944  Search this
Sitter:
Alvin Langdon Coburn, 11 Jun 1882 - 23 Nov 1966  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 15.7cm x 11.4cm (6 3/16" x 4 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United Kingdom\England\Greater London\London
Date:
1906
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Equipment\Walking stick\Cane  Search this
Interior\Museum  Search this
Alvin Langdon Coburn: Male  Search this
Alvin Langdon Coburn: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.94.258
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.94.258

Joseph Leon Edel

Artist:
Alvin Langdon Coburn, 11 Jun 1882 - 23 Nov 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Leon Edel, 9 Sep 1907 - 5 Sep 1997  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 15.6 x 11.3 cm (6 1/8 x 4 7/16")
Sheet: 16.2 x 12 cm (6 3/8 x 4 3/4")
Mount: 30.6 x 22.8cm (12 1/16 x 9")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1955
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Indeterminable  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Joseph Leon Edel: Male  Search this
Joseph Leon Edel: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
Joseph Leon Edel: Literature\Writer\Biographer  Search this
Joseph Leon Edel: Literature\Editor\Book  Search this
Joseph Leon Edel: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Marjorie Edel
Object number:
S/NPG.99.78
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.99.78

Ezra Loomis Pound

Artist:
Alvin Langdon Coburn, 11 Jun 1882 - 23 Nov 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Ezra Loomis Pound, 30 Oct 1885 - 1 Nov 1972  Search this
Medium:
Collotype
Dimensions:
Image: 19.5 x 15.8 cm (7 11/16 x 6 1/4")
Sheet (Verified): 22.7 x 17 cm (8 15/16 x 6 11/16")
Mount: 32.5 × 22.9 cm (12 13/16 × 9")
Mat (Verified): 45.7 x 35.6 cm (18 x 14")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1913 (printed 1922)
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Ezra Loomis Pound: Male  Search this
Ezra Loomis Pound: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Ezra Loomis Pound: Communications\Translator  Search this
Ezra Loomis Pound: Literature\Writer\Letter writer  Search this
Ezra Loomis Pound: Literature\Editor\Book  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.78.14
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.14

Theodore Roosevelt

Artist:
Alvin Langdon Coburn, 11 Jun 1882 - 23 Nov 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Theodore Roosevelt, 27 Oct 1858 - 6 Jan 1919  Search this
Medium:
Photogravure
Dimensions:
19.7cm x 16.3cm (7 3/4" x 6 7/16"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1907
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Pince-nez  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Male  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\State Legislator\New York  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Literature\Writer  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Rancher  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Nobel Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.87.288.N
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.87.288.N

Theodore Roosevelt

Artist:
Alvin Langdon Coburn, 11 Jun 1882 - 23 Nov 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Theodore Roosevelt, 27 Oct 1858 - 6 Jan 1919  Search this
Medium:
Photogravure
Dimensions:
Image: 19.7 x 16.3cm (7 3/4 x 6 7/16")
Sheet: 21.6 x 17.6cm (8 1/2 x 6 15/16")
Mat: 45.7 x 35.6cm (18 x 14")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1907 (printed 1913)
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Pince-nez  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Male  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\State Legislator\New York  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Literature\Writer  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Rancher  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Nobel Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.311
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.311

Coburn, Alvin Langdon

Collection Creator:
Castelli Graphics (Firm)  Search this
Container:
Box 8, Folder 16
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1974
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
Castelli Graphics records, 1965-2001. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Castelli Graphics records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-castgrap-ref71

Coburn, Alvin Langdon

Collection Creator:
Starr, Nina Howell  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 66
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1962-1994
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Nina Howell Starr papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Nina Howell Starr papers, circa 1933-1996. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Nina Howell Starr papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-starnina-ref402

Men of mark / by Alvin Langdon Coburn

Author:
Coburn, Alvin Langdon 1882-1966  Search this
Subject:
Coburn, Alvin Langdon 1882-1966  Search this
Physical description:
30 p. : XXXIII mounted port. ; 32 cm
Type:
Portraits
Date:
1913
Topic:
Authors  Search this
Artists  Search this
Portrait photography  Search this
Call number:
TR647.C62 A1m 1913
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_493846

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