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William Cushing

Artist:
G. Scarinci, born late 19th Century  Search this
Possibly after:
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
Sitter:
William Cushing, 1732 - 1810  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
84.5cm x 67.2cm (33 1/4" x 26 7/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1900-1950
Topic:
William Cushing: Male  Search this
William Cushing: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\US Supreme Court Justice  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: James A. Byrne U.S. Courthouse
Object number:
17 USCH
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James Bennett [Possibly]

Attribution:
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Other attribution:
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
William Joseph Williams, 1759 - 1823  Search this
Possibly:
James Bennett, 1749 - 1821  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on paper
Dimensions:
60 x 45.7cm (23 5/8 x 18")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1800
Topic:
James Bennett: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: New-York Historical Society
Website: www.nyhistory.org/
Object number:
1957.232 NYHS
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Colonel James Abeel

Attribution:
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Sitter:
James Abeel, 1733 - 1825  Search this
Medium:
Pastel
Dimensions:
22.2 × 16.5cm (8 3/4 × 6 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1798
Topic:
Costume\Outerwear\Coat\Jacket  Search this
James Abeel: Male  Search this
James Abeel: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
OR990012
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Mary Stille Abeel

Attribution:
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Sitter:
Mary Stille Abeel  Search this
Medium:
Pastel
Dimensions:
23.2 × 17.8cm (9 1/8 × 7")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1798
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Cap\Mobcap  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Ribbon  Search this
Mary Stille Abeel: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
OR990014
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Charles Brockden Brown

Attribution:
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
Copy after:
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Sitter:
Charles Brockden Brown, 17 Jan 1771 - 22 Feb 1810  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on paper
Dimensions:
22.7cm x 17.3cm (8 15/16" x 6 13/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1796-1800
Topic:
Charles Brockden Brown: Male  Search this
Charles Brockden Brown: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Magazine  Search this
Charles Brockden Brown: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Charles Brockden Brown: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Independence National Historical Park
Website: www.nps.gov/inde/
Object number:
7.001
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Josiah Ingersoll, Master-Warden of the Port of New York

Attribution:
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Possible attribution:
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
Sitter:
Josiah Ingersoll, 1763 - 1839  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on light gray wove paper
Dimensions:
24.9cm x 20cm (9 13/16" x 7 7/8")
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Josiah Ingersoll: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Website: https://www.metmuseum.org/
Object number:
08.238 MMA
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Alexander Hamilton

Attribution:
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Possible attribution:
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
Sitter:
Alexander Hamilton, 11 Jan 1757 - 11 Jul 1804  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on toned (now oxidized) laid paper (rubbed to a smooth surface)
Dimensions:
24.1cm x 18.7cm (9 1/2" x 7 3/8")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1796
Topic:
Alexander Hamilton: Male  Search this
Alexander Hamilton: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Alexander Hamilton: Literature\Writer  Search this
Alexander Hamilton: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
Alexander Hamilton: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Treasury  Search this
Alexander Hamilton: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Website: https://www.metmuseum.org/
Object number:
24.109.98 MMA
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Noah Webster

Attribution:
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Possible attribution:
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
Sitter:
Noah Webster, 16 Oct 1758 - 28 May 1843  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on light grey wove paper (rubbed to a smooth surface), lined with canvas
Dimensions:
24.8 x 18.3cm (9 3/4 x 7 3/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
mid 18th-early 19th Century
Topic:
Noah Webster: Male  Search this
Noah Webster: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Noah Webster: Military\Soldier\Revolution  Search this
Noah Webster: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Noah Webster: Education\Founder\College  Search this
Noah Webster: Literature\Editor\Lexicographer  Search this
Noah Webster: Literature\Writer\Textbook  Search this
Noah Webster: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Website: https://www.metmuseum.org/
Object number:
24.109.99 MMA
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Dorothea Hart

Attribution:
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Possible attribution:
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
Sitter:
Dorothea Hart, 1 Mar 1749 - ?  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on tone (now oxidized) laid paper (rubbed to smooth surface)
Dimensions:
22.9cm x 20cm (9" x 7 7/8")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1809
Topic:
Dorothea Hart: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Website: https://www.metmuseum.org/
Object number:
35.17 MMA
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Thomas Jefferson

Attribution:
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Other attribution:
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Jefferson, 13 Apr 1743 - 4 Jul 1826  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on paper
Dimensions:
22.5cm x 17.5cm (8 7/8" x 6 7/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1796-1797
Topic:
Thomas Jefferson: Male  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Education\Founder\University  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Independence National Historical Park
Website: www.nps.gov/inde/
Object number:
7.013
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George Washington

Artist:
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
Copy after:
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
Ivory: 6.4 × 5.4cm (2 1/2 × 2 1/8")
Frame: 11.9 × 10.5cm (4 11/16 × 4 1/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1803
Topic:
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
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the McNeil Americana Collection; Conserved with funds from the Smithsonian Women's Committee
Object number:
NPG.2013.142
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George Washington

Artist:
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
Copy after:
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Pastel possibly on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (estimate): 23.8 × 18.7cm (9 3/8 × 7 3/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1796-1797
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Ribbon  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
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Portrait Gallery, London
Object number:
174 PGL
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Joseph Priestley

Artist:
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
Copy after:
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Priestley, 13 Mar 1733 - 6 Feb 1804  Search this
Medium:
Pastel possibly on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (estimate): 24.1 × 18.7cm (9 1/2 × 7 3/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1797
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Joseph Priestley: Male  Search this
Joseph Priestley: Literature\Writer\Scientific  Search this
Joseph Priestley: Religion and Spirituality\Theologian  Search this
Joseph Priestley: Literature\Writer\Religious  Search this
Joseph Priestley: Religion and Spirituality\Founder\Religious Order  Search this
Joseph Priestley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Chemist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Portrait Gallery, London
Object number:
175 PGL
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George Washington

Artist:
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
Copy after:
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on paper
Dimensions:
23.2cm x 17.9cm (9 1/8" x 7 1/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1796?
Topic:
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
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Yale University Art Gallery
Website: www.yale.edu/artgallery/
Object number:
1942.119.DUP1
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James Wilkinson

Attribution:
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
Sitter:
James Wilkinson, 1757 - 28 Dec 1825  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on paper
Dimensions:
Sight (Accurate): 23.2 x 18.2cm (9 1/8 x 7 3/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1785-1795
Topic:
James Wilkinson: Male  Search this
James Wilkinson: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
James Wilkinson: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
James Wilkinson: Politics and Government\Governor\Territorial Governor\Louisiana  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Yale University Art Gallery
Website: www.yale.edu/artgallery/
Object number:
1943.77
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Elizabeth Voorhees Bennett [Possibly]

Attribution:
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Other attribution:
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
William Joseph Williams, 1759 - 1823  Search this
Possibly:
Elizabeth Voorhees Bennett, born mid 18th Century  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on paper
Dimensions:
61.3 x 45.7cm (24 1/8 x 18")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1800
Topic:
Elizabeth Voorhees Bennett: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: New-York Historical Society
Website: www.nyhistory.org/
Object number:
1957.233 NYHS
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Elihu Hubbard Smith

Artist:
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Other attribution:
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
Sitter:
Elihu Hubbard Smith, 1771 - 1798  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on paper
Dimensions:
25cm x 20cm (9 13/16" x 7 7/8"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1797
Topic:
Elihu Hubbard Smith: Male  Search this
Elihu Hubbard Smith: Literature\Writer  Search this
Elihu Hubbard Smith: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Yale University Art Gallery
Website: www.yale.edu/artgallery/
Object number:
1959.52
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Mary Bainbridge

Attribution:
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
Sitter:
Mary Bainbridge  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on paper
Dimensions:
24.2 x 18.2cm (9 1/2 x 7 3/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1810
Topic:
Mary Bainbridge: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: New-York Historical Society
Website: www.nyhistory.org/
Object number:
1962.43 NYHS
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John Bard

Attribution:
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
Former attribution:
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Sitter:
John Bard, ? - 1804  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on paper
Dimensions:
24.2 x 18.9cm (9 1/2 x 7 7/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1793-1801
Topic:
John Bard: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Gallery of Art
Website: www.nga.gov
Object number:
1968.1.5 NGA
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Mrs. John Bard

Attribution:
Ellen Wallace Sharples, 1769 - 1849  Search this
Former attribution:
James Sharples, c. 1751 - 1811  Search this
Sitter:
Mary Grover Bard, 18th - 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on brown/gray paper
Dimensions:
24.3 x 19.2cm (9 9/16 x 7 9/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1793-1801
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Bonnet  Search this
Mary Grover Bard: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Gallery of Art
Website: www.nga.gov
Object number:
1968.1.6 NGA
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