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Alva Smith Vanderbilt Belmont

Artist:
Adelaide Johnson, 26 Sep 1859 - 10 Nov 1955  Search this
Sitter:
Alva Erskine Smith Vanderbilt Belmont, 17 Jan 1853 - 26 Jan 1933  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
81.3 × 50.8 × 31.8cm (32 × 20 × 12 1/2")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1900-1910
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Alva Erskine Smith Vanderbilt Belmont: Female  Search this
Alva Erskine Smith Vanderbilt Belmont: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Suffragist  Search this
Alva Erskine Smith Vanderbilt Belmont: Society and Social Change\Socialite  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
DC251012
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Unidentified Man (formerly alleged Samuel Blodget, Jr.)

Title:
Samuel Blodget
Portrait of a Boston Merchant
Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Former attribution:
John Trumbull, 6 Jun 1756 - 10 Nov 1843  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Man  Search this
Formerly alleged:
Samuel Blodget, Jr., 28 Aug 1757 - 11 Apr 1814  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 89.6 x 69.2cm (35 1/4 x 27 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1784
Topic:
Vehicle\Ship  Search this
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Architecture\Arch  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Shoes  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table\Writing table  Search this
Costume\Robe\Banyan  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Samuel Blodget, Jr.: Male  Search this
Samuel Blodget, Jr.: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Samuel Blodget, Jr.: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Entrepreneur  Search this
Samuel Blodget, Jr.: Business and Finance\Economist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NA/PG.10-188
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Dr. Eliakim Estabrook

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Dr. Eliakim Estabrook, 1809 - after 1912  Search this
Medium:
Oil on wood
Dimensions:
Actual: 37.1 x 30.2 cm (14 5/8 x 11 7/8 in. )
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830-1850
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Interior\Library  Search this
Interior\Domestic  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
Dr. Eliakim Estabrook: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
182.022/388.143A
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Mrs. Eliakim Estabrook

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Mrs. Eliakim Estabrook, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Oil on wood
Dimensions:
Actual: 35.6 x 30.2 cm (14 x 11 7/8 in. )
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830-1850
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Desk  Search this
Costume\Hair Accessory\Comb  Search this
Painting  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
Mrs. Eliakim Estabrook: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
182.022/388.143B
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Jane Allen Taylor Ramsay

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Jane Allen Taylor Ramsay, 1766 - 1848  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 67.6 x 57.2 cm (26 5/8 x 22 1/2" )
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1840
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Sofa  Search this
Jane Allen Taylor Ramsay: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
220.760/62.552-C
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Unidentified Man

Artist:
William Matthew Prior, 16 May 1806 - 21 Jan 1873  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Man  Search this
Medium:
oil on cardboard
Dimensions:
Board: 35.9 × 25.4cm (14 1/8 × 10")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830-1840
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
256.396/65.833B
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Portrait of Lady in Lace Cap

Artist:
I. Gilbert, 19th Century  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Woman  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 60.5 x 43.8 cm (23 5/6 x 17 1/4" )
Type:
Painting
Date:
1836
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Exterior\Sky  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
Unidentified Woman: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
256.396 65.889
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Emanuel Selby and Child

Title:
Man and Child
Artist:
Balfour, 19th Century  Search this
Sitter:
Emanuel Selby, 19th Century  Search this
Unidentified Child  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
Sight: 28.6 x 21.9 cm (11 1/4 x 8 5/8" )
Type:
Painting
Date:
1832/1842?
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Cat  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Carpet  Search this
Unidentified Child: Male  Search this
Emanuel Selby: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
261.195/66.235
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Sarah Selby and Infant

Title:
Lady and Baby
Artist:
Balfour, 19th Century  Search this
Sitter:
Sarah Selby, 19th Century  Search this
Unidentified Infant  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
28.6 x 21.9cm (11 1/4 x 8 5/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1832/1842?
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower\Flowers  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Carpet  Search this
Sarah Selby: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
261.195/66.236
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Portrait of a Young Man with Red Drapery

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Man  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Dimensions:
Estimate: 64.3 x 90.2 cm (25 1/3 x 35 1/2" )
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
DC250595
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Edwin Forrest

Artist:
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Collodion negative
Dimensions:
50.8cm x 43.2cm (20" x 17"), Accurate
Type:
Photographic Negative
Date:
c. 1861
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Architecture\Wall  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Interior\Studio\Photography  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Edwin Forrest Home for Retired Actors
Object number:
NPG.88.108
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Abraham Lincoln

Artist:
Francis Bicknell Carpenter, 1830 - 1900  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
Medium:
Oil on copper
Dimensions:
10.2cm x (4" x), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1860-1865
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Bookcase  Search this
Miniature  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Male  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Military\Soldier  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Illinois  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\State Senator\Illinois  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Crafts and Trades\Boat builder  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
223416
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Julia Gardiner Tyler

Artist:
Cephas Giovanni Thompson, 1809 - 1888  Search this
Sitter:
Julia Gardiner Tyler, 4 May 1820 - 10 Jul 1889  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 105.2cm x 90cm (41 7/16" x 35 7/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1841
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower\Flowers  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Julia Gardiner Tyler: Female  Search this
Julia Gardiner Tyler: Society and Social Change\Wife  Search this
Julia Gardiner Tyler: Politics and Government\First Lady\First Lady of US  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
POR.969.5
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Edwin Forrest as Coriolanus

Title:
Edwin Forrest
Artist:
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
Sitter:
Edwin Forrest, 9 Mar 1806 - 12 Dec 1872  Search this
Medium:
Collodion negative
Dimensions:
Plate: 50.8 x 43.2cm (20 x 17")
Type:
Photographic Negative
Date:
c. 1861
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Male  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Edwin Forrest: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Edwin Forrest Home for Retired Actors
Object number:
NPG.88.107
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James Wilson King

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
James Wilson King, 1822 - 1905  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
119.4cm x 78.8cm (47" x 31"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1855
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Military  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
James Wilson King: Male  Search this
James Wilson King: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
James Wilson King: Science and Technology\Engineer\Military  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1977.1043/59928N
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Dolley Dandridge Payne Todd Madison

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Joseph Wood, c. 1778 - 1830  Search this
Sitter:
Dolley Dandridge Payne Todd Madison, 20 May 1768 - 12 Jul 1849  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
Sight: 21.3 x 16cm (8 3/8 x 6 5/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
19th Century
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Shawl  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Turban  Search this
Dolley Dandridge Payne Todd Madison: Female  Search this
Dolley Dandridge Payne Todd Madison: Politics and Government\First Lady\First Lady of US  Search this
Dolley Dandridge Payne Todd Madison: Society and Social Change\Socialite  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
32487 NMAH2
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John Sherman

Artist:
William Garl Browne Jr., 10 Oct 1823 - 28 Jul 1894  Search this
Sitter:
John Sherman, 10 May 1823 - 22 Oct 1900  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
127.3cm x 102.2cm (50 1/8" x 40 1/4"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1879
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
John Sherman: Male  Search this
John Sherman: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
John Sherman: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Treasury  Search this
John Sherman: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Ohio  Search this
John Sherman: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
John Sherman: Politics and Government\US Senator\Ohio  Search this
John Sherman: Politics and Government\US Senator\Majority Leader  Search this
John Sherman: Politics and Government\US Senator\Minority Leader  Search this
John Sherman: Politics and Government\Politician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
58101
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John Randolph

Artist:
John Sartain, 24 Oct 1808 - 25 Oct 1897  Search this
Copy after:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
John Randolph, 2 Jun 1773 - 24 May 1833  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 28.9 × 20 cm (11 3/8 × 7 7/8")
Sheet: 53.7 × 41.7 cm (21 1/8 × 16 7/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1876
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
John Randolph: Male  Search this
John Randolph: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
John Randolph: Politics and Government\US Senator\Virginia  Search this
John Randolph: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.97.141
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George Washington, Patriae Pater

Artist:
Rembrandt Peale, 22 Feb 1778 - 3 Oct 1860  Search this
Printer:
Pendleton Lithography Company, active c. 1825 - 1836  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 49 × 38.9 cm (19 5/16 × 15 5/16")
Sheet: 49.6 × 40.2 cm (19 1/2 × 15 13/16")
Type:
Print
Place:
United States\Massachusetts\Suffolk\Boston
Date:
c. 1827
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture  Search this
Exterior\Exterior with Interior View  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Wreath  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:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Estate of William Woodville, VIII
Object number:
S/NPG.97.27
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James Monroe

Title:
The American Kings
Attribution:
Nicholas Eustache Maurin, 1799 - 1850  Search this
Copy after:
Gilbert Stuart, 3 Dec 1755 - 9 Jul 1828  Search this
Lithographer:
Pendleton Lithography Company, active c. 1825 - 1836  Search this
Sitter:
James Monroe, 28 Apr 1758 - 4 Jul 1831  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 29 × 24.4 cm (11 7/16 × 9 5/8")
Sheet: 41.7 × 31.9 cm (16 7/16 × 12 9/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1828
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Container\Inkwell  Search this
James Monroe: Male  Search this
James Monroe: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Virginia  Search this
James Monroe: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
James Monroe: Military\Army\Officer\Captain  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Monroe: Education\Administrator\University\Trustee  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.79.130
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