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Mary Todd Lincoln

Artist:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Mary Ann Todd Lincoln, 13 Dec 1818 - 16 Jul 1882  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9.8 x 6.2cm (3 7/8 x 2 7/16")
Mat (when matted with NPG.79.149): 35.6 x 45.7cm (14 x 18")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1861
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower\Bouquet  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower\Corsage  Search this
Photographic format\Carte-de-visite  Search this
Mary Ann Todd Lincoln: Female  Search this
Mary Ann Todd Lincoln: Politics and Government\First Lady\First Lady of US  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2005.111
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Jenny Lind

Artist:
Nathaniel Currier, 27 Mar 1813 - 20 Nov 1888  Search this
Copy after:
Eduard Mangus, 7 Jan 1799 - 8 Aug 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Jenny Lind, 6 Oct 1821 - 2 Nov 1887  Search this
Medium:
Color lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 40.6 x 30.9 cm (16 x 12 3/16")
Culture:
Jenny Lind: European\Scandinavian\Swedish  Search this
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1850
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Jenny Lind: Female  Search this
Jenny Lind: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Jenny Lind: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Jenny Lind: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Soprano  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2008.36
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William Henry Hunt

Artist:
Domingos Marcia Xavier Rebelo, born 1891  Search this
Sitter:
William Henry Hunt, 28 Jun 1869 - 19 Dec 1951  Search this
Medium:
Oil on fabric
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 106.4 × 92.7 × 3.8 cm (41 7/8 × 36 1/2 × 1 1/2")
Culture:
William Henry Hunt: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1951
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Equipment\Sports Equipment\Equestrian Gear\Riding Crop  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Glove\Riding  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower\Boutonniere  Search this
William Henry Hunt: Male  Search this
William Henry Hunt: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Consul\US Consul  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. Dorothy B. Porter
Object number:
NPG.72.18
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Bernard Berenson

Artist:
Miriam Troop, 27 Apr 1917 - 19 Nov 2016  Search this
Sitter:
Bernard Berenson, 26 Jun 1865 - 6 Oct 1959  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 25cm x 28.8cm (9 13/16" x 11 5/16")
Sheet: 27.5cm x 35.5cm (10 13/16" x 14")
Culture:
Bernard Berenson: European\Lithuanian  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Place:
Italia\Toscana\Firenze\Florence
Date:
1950
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Handkerchief  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower\Boutonniere  Search this
Bernard Berenson: Male  Search this
Bernard Berenson: Literature\Writer  Search this
Bernard Berenson: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Art  Search this
Bernard Berenson: Visual Arts\Art Historian  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.72.38
Restrictions & Rights:
© Miriam Troop
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Harvey Samuel Firestone

Artist:
Elizabeth Avinoff Shoumatoff, 1888 - 30 Nov 1980  Search this
Sitter:
Harvey Samuel Firestone, 20 Dec 1868 - 7 Feb 1938  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
118.1cm x 92.7cm (46 1/2" x 36 1/2"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1962
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Chain  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower\Boutonniere  Search this
Harvey Samuel Firestone: Male  Search this
Harvey Samuel Firestone: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive\Company President  Search this
Harvey Samuel Firestone: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Rubber  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Firestone Tire and Rubber Company
Object number:
NPG.76.3
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Anna Held and Florenz Ziegfeld

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Anna Held, c. 1877 - 1918  Search this
Florenz Ziegfeld, 21 Mar 1867 - 22 Jul 1932  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 24.6 × 19.8 cm (9 11/16 × 7 13/16")
Culture:
Anna Held: European\French  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1900
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Vehicle\Train  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower\Boutonniere  Search this
Anna Held: Female  Search this
Anna Held: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Anna Held: Performing Arts\Performer\Vaudeville  Search this
Florenz Ziegfeld: Male  Search this
Florenz Ziegfeld: Performing Arts\Producer\Theater  Search this
Florenz Ziegfeld: Performing Arts\Producer\Impresario  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.103
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Mary Todd Lincoln

Attribution:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Mary Ann Todd Lincoln, 13 Dec 1818 - 16 Jul 1882  Search this
Medium:
Glass plate collodion negative
Dimensions:
Plate: 9.1 × 6.4 × 0.4 cm (3 9/16 × 2 1/2 × 3/16")
Type:
Photographic Negative
Date:
c. 1860 -1870
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower\Flowers  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Fan  Search this
Mary Ann Todd Lincoln: Female  Search this
Mary Ann Todd Lincoln: Politics and Government\First Lady\First Lady of US  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Frederick Hill Meserve Collection
Object number:
NPG.81.M294
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Van Wyck Brooks

Artist:
John Butler Yeats, 16 Mar 1839 - 3 Feb 1922  Search this
Sitter:
Van Wyck Brooks, 16 Feb 1886 - 2 May 1963  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 76.8 × 64.3 × 3 cm (30 1/4 × 25 5/16 × 1 3/16")
Frame: 94.6 × 83.8 cm (37 1/4 × 33")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1909
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture\Bust  Search this
Interior\Domestic  Search this
Van Wyck Brooks: Male  Search this
Van Wyck Brooks: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
Van Wyck Brooks: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Literary  Search this
Van Wyck Brooks: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.82.129
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Operation ABSCAM

Artist:
Seymour Chwast, born 1931  Search this
Medium:
Ink and colored film on paper and acetate
Dimensions:
33cm x 25.2cm (13" x 9 15/16"), Accurate
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1980
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigar  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Pince-nez  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Handkerchief  Search this
Equipment\Camera  Search this
Architecture\Building\House  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Sunglasses  Search this
Currency  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower\Boutonniere  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.82.TC38
Restrictions & Rights:
© Seymour Chwast
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Aldous Huxley

Artist:
Aline Fruhauf, 1907 - 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Aldous Leonard Huxley, 26 Jul 1894 - 22 Nov 1963  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and chalk on blue paper
Dimensions:
Image: 35.5cm x 25.1cm (14" x 9 7/8")
Sheet: 47.3cm x 30.6cm (18 5/8" x 12 1/16")
Culture:
Aldous Leonard Huxley: European\British\English  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1960
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Bench  Search this
Aldous Leonard Huxley: Male  Search this
Aldous Leonard Huxley: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Aldous Leonard Huxley: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Aldous Leonard Huxley: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Aldous Leonard Huxley: Performing Arts\Scenarist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Erwin Vollmer
Object number:
NPG.83.36
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Aline Fruhauf
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Otto Kahn

Artist:
Aline Fruhauf, 1907 - 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Otto Hermann Kahn, 21 Feb 1867 - 20 Mar 1934  Search this
Medium:
Pencil, chalk, India ink and opaque white on pale blue paper
Dimensions:
Image: 15.8cm x 9.7cm (6 1/4" x 3 13/16")
Sheet: 33cm x 20.4cm (13" x 8 1/16")
Culture:
Otto Hermann Kahn: European\German  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1929
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Otto Hermann Kahn: Male  Search this
Otto Hermann Kahn: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Financier  Search this
Otto Hermann Kahn: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Banker  Search this
Otto Hermann Kahn: Education\Administrator\University\Trustee  Search this
Otto Hermann Kahn: Performing Arts\Patron\Opera  Search this
Otto Hermann Kahn: Visual Arts\Art Collector  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Erwin Vollmer
Object number:
NPG.83.37
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Aline Fruhauf
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Marie Dressler

Title:
STAGE FOLK
Artist:
Alfred J. Frueh, 1880 - 14 Sep 1968  Search this
Publisher:
Lieber & Lewis, active 1920s  Search this
Sitter:
Marie Dressler, 9 Nov 1869 - 28 Jul 1934  Search this
Medium:
Linocut on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 25.5cm x 24.2cm (10 1/16" x 9 1/2")
Sheet: 37.5cm x 26.7cm (14 3/4" x 10 1/2")
Type:
Print
Date:
1915-1922
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Marie Dressler: Female  Search this
Marie Dressler: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Marie Dressler: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Marie Dressler: Oscar  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.84.229.32
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Gladys Swarthout

Artist:
Alfred Bendiner, 23 Jun 1899 - 19 Mar 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Gladys Swarthout, 25 Dec 1904 - 7 Jul 1969  Search this
Medium:
Ink over pencil with gouache on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 31.1 × 18.3 cm (12 1/4 × 7 3/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1943
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower  Search this
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower\Bouquet  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Gladys Swarthout: Female  Search this
Gladys Swarthout: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Alfred Bendiner Foundation
Object number:
NPG.84.50
Restrictions & Rights:
© Alfred and Elizabeth Bendiner Foundation
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Francois Mitterrand

Artist:
Richard Sparks, born 1944  Search this
Sitter:
Francois Mitterrand, 26 Oct 1916 - 8 Jan 1996  Search this
Medium:
Oil on plywood
Dimensions:
46cm x 32cm (18 1/8" x 12 5/8"), Accurate
Culture:
Francois Mitterrand: European\French  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1981
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower\Boutonniere  Search this
Francois Mitterrand: Male  Search this
Francois Mitterrand: Literature\Writer  Search this
Francois Mitterrand: Politics and Government\Foreign Leader\President\France  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.84.TC129
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Thomas Benedict Clarke

Artist:
Charles Frederick Ulrich, 18 Oct 1858 - 15 May 1908  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Benedict Clarke, 11 Dec 1848 - 18 Jan 1931  Search this
Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
Frame: 50.2 x 43.2 x 9.5cm (19 3/4 x 17 x 3 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1884
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower\Boutonniere  Search this
Thomas Benedict Clarke: Male  Search this
Thomas Benedict Clarke: Humanities and Social Sciences\Antiquary  Search this
Thomas Benedict Clarke: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Dealer\Art  Search this
Thomas Benedict Clarke: Visual Arts\Art Collector  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.89.202
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Gloria Swanson

Artist:
Roman Freulich, 1898 - 1974  Search this
Sitter:
Gloria May Josephine Swanson, 27 Mar 1899 - 4 Apr 1983  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 49cm x 38.9cm (19 5/16" x 15 5/16")
Mount: 50.8cm x 40.6cm (20" x 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1947
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Brooch  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Veil  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Sofa  Search this
Gloria May Josephine Swanson: Female  Search this
Gloria May Josephine Swanson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.91.58
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Roman Freulich object was sold from photographer's personal archive
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Lowell Jackson Thomas

Artist:
Anton Bruehl, 1900 - 10 Aug 1982  Search this
Sitter:
Lowell Jackson Thomas, 6 Apr 1892 - Aug 1981  Search this
Medium:
Color carbro print
Dimensions:
Image: 34.6cm x 27.1cm (13 5/8" x 10 11/16")
Sheet: 35.1cm x 27.4cm (13 13/16" x 10 13/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1939
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower  Search this
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  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
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.91.68
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Anton Bruehl
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Eddie Cantor in "Roman Scandals"

Artist:
Joseph Grant, 15 May 1908 - 6 May 2005  Search this
Sitter:
Eddie Cantor, Sept 1892 - 10 Oct 1964  Search this
Medium:
Crayon and ink on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 30.6cm x 21.5cm (12 1/16" x 8 7/16")
Sheet: 35.5cm x 28cm (14" x 11")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1933
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower  Search this
Caricature  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
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Carol Grubb and Jennifer Grant Castrup
Object number:
NPG.93.409
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Eddie Cantor in "Roman Scandals"

Artist:
Joseph Grant, 15 May 1908 - 6 May 2005  Search this
Sitter:
Eddie Cantor, Sept 1892 - 10 Oct 1964  Search this
Medium:
Ink and wash with fabric and wire on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 37.7cm x 24.5cm (14 13/16" x 9 5/8")
Sheet: 52.8cm x 36.4cm (20 13/16" x 14 5/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1933
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Flute\Pan flute  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Mythical\Satyr  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
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Carol Grubb and Jennifer Grant Castrup
Object number:
NPG.93.410
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Marie Dressler

Title:
STAGE FOLK
Artist:
Alfred J. Frueh, 1880 - 14 Sep 1968  Search this
Publisher:
Lieber & Lewis, active 1920s  Search this
Sitter:
Marie Dressler, 9 Nov 1869 - 28 Jul 1934  Search this
Medium:
Linocut on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 29.8cm x 25cm (11 3/4" x 9 13/16")
Sheet: 37.3cm x 26.7cm (14 11/16" x 10 1/2")
Mount: 45.3cm x 30.5cm (17 13/16" x 12")
Type:
Print
Date:
1915-1922
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Marie Dressler: Female  Search this
Marie Dressler: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Marie Dressler: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Marie Dressler: Oscar  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.93.511.10
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