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Sandra Day O'Connor (Study for The Four Justices)

Title:
Sandra Day O'Connor
Artist:
Nelson Shanks, 23 Dec 1937 - 28 Aug 2015  Search this
Sitter:
Sandra Day O'Connor, born 26 Mar 1930  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 48.9 × 39.4 cm (19 1/4 × 15 1/2")
Frame: 69.9 × 59.7 × 3.8 cm (27 1/2 × 23 1/2 × 1 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
2012
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Ascot  Search this
Sandra Day O'Connor: Female  Search this
Sandra Day O'Connor: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Sandra Day O'Connor: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\US Supreme Court Justice  Search this
Sandra Day O'Connor: Education\Administrator\University\Chancellor  Search this
Sandra Day O'Connor: Politics and Government\State Senator\Arizona  Search this
Sandra Day O'Connor: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Gift of Ian M. and Annette P. Cumming
Object number:
NPG.2019.149
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Nelson Shanks
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John Tyler

Artist:
John Sartain, 24 Oct 1808 - 25 Oct 1897  Search this
Copy after:
James Reid Lambdin, 10 May 1807 - 31 Jan 1889  Search this
Sitter:
John Tyler, 29 Mar 1790 - 18 Jan 1862  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint on paper
Dimensions:
52.3cm x 36.9cm (20 9/16" x 14 1/2"), Image
Type:
Print
Date:
1842
Topic:
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\Building\Capitol  Search this
Architecture\Building\Capitol\US Capitol  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
John Tyler: Male  Search this
John Tyler: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
John Tyler: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
John Tyler: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
John Tyler: Education\Administrator\University\Chancellor  Search this
John Tyler: Politics and Government\US Senator\Virginia  Search this
John Tyler: Politics and Government\State Legislator\West Virginia  Search this
John Tyler: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
John Tyler: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.83.165
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Omar Kiam

Artist:
Aline Fruhauf, 1907 - 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Omar Kiam, 1894 - 1954  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor, pencil and opaque white on paper
Dimensions:
39.2cm x 35.3cm (15 7/16" x 13 7/8"), Image
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1942
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Interior\Domestic  Search this
Omar Kiam: Male  Search this
Omar Kiam: Visual Arts\Designer\Fashion Designer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Erwin Vollmer
Object number:
NPG.83.264
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Aline Fruhauf
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Phillis Wheatley

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Phillis Wheatley, c. 1753 - 5 Dec 1784  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 12.8 x 10.1 cm (5 1/16 x 4")
Sheet: 17.6 x 12.8 cm (6 15/16 x 5 1/16")
Book (open to 90%): 18.4 × 19.7 cm (7 1/4 × 7 3/4")
Type:
Book
Date:
1773
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Cap  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table\Writing table  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Inkstand  Search this
Print  Search this
Printed Material\Papers\Letter  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Phillis Wheatley: Female  Search this
Phillis Wheatley: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Phillis Wheatley: Society and Social Change\Enslaved person  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.2
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Vannevar Bush

Artist:
Samuel Johnson Woolf, 12 Feb 1880 - 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Vannevar Bush, 11 Mar 1890 - 28 Jun 1974  Search this
Medium:
Charcoal and chalk on paper
Dimensions:
51.5cm x 38.7cm (20 1/4" x 15 1/4"), Accurate
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1945
Topic:
None  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Pipe  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Vannevar Bush: Male  Search this
Vannevar Bush: Literature\Writer  Search this
Vannevar Bush: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
Vannevar Bush: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Vannevar Bush: Science and Technology\Engineer\Military  Search this
Vannevar Bush: Science and Technology\Engineer\Electrical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution © Estate of S.J. Woolf
Object number:
NPG.80.253
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of S.J. Woolf
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George Washington

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:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 29.6 × 24.7 cm (11 5/8 × 9 3/4")
Sheet: 39 × 30.9 cm (15 3/8 × 12 3/16")
Mat: 56 × 40.7 cm (22 1/16 × 16")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1828
Topic:
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table\Writing table  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
Object number:
NPG.79.83
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Grand Masquerade Ball

Title:
George Bancroft; Kate Bateman; Edwin McMasters Stanton; Clara Louise Kellogg; Bellini; P. T. Barnum; Edwin T. Booth; George Francis Train; Ulysses S. Grant; William Cullen Bryant; Joseph Smith Fowler; Henry Ward Beecher; Thomas Nast; John Thompson Hoffman
Wendell Phillips; Horace Greeley; Andrew Johnson
Artist:
Thomas Nast, 27 Sep 1840 - 7 Dec 1902  Search this
Sitter:
George Bancroft, 3 Oct 1800 - 17 Jan 1891  Search this
Kate Josephine Bateman, 7 Oct 1842 - 8 Apr 1917  Search this
Edwin McMasters Stanton, 19 Dec 1814 - 24 Dec 1869  Search this
Clara Louise Kellogg, 12 Jul 1842 - 13 May 1916  Search this
Fernando Bellini, 1800 - 1900  Search this
Phineas Taylor Barnum, 5 Jul 1810 - 7 Apr 1891  Search this
Edwin Thomas Booth, 13 Nov 1833 - 7 Jun 1893  Search this
George Francis Train, 1829 - 1904  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant, 27 Apr 1822 - 23 Jul 1885  Search this
William Cullen Bryant, 3 Nov 1794 - 12 Jun 1878  Search this
Joseph Smith Fowler, 31 Aug 1820 - 1 Apr 1902  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher, 24 Jun 1813 - 8 Mar 1887  Search this
Thomas Nast, 27 Sep 1840 - 7 Dec 1902  Search this
Max Maretzek, 28 Jun 1821 - 14 May 1897  Search this
John Thompson Hoffman, 1828 - 1888  Search this
Wendell Phillips, 29 Nov 1811 - 2 Feb 1884  Search this
Horace Greeley, 3 Feb 1811 - 29 Nov 1872  Search this
Andrew Johnson, 29 Dec 1808 - 31 Jul 1875  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 40 × 55.6 cm (15 3/4 × 21 7/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
1866
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Headdress  Search this
Interior  Search this
Music\Musical instrument  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Artist's Effects  Search this
Vehicle\Train  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Equipment\Shield  Search this
Artist's Effects\Palette  Search this
Artist's Effects\Paintbrush  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Imaginary  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Bird  Search this
Nature & Environment\Bone\Skull  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Star  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Sash  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Mask  Search this
Architecture\Stairs  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Muttonchops  Search this
Costume\Armor  Search this
Clara Louise Kellogg: Female  Search this
Clara Louise Kellogg: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Clara Louise Kellogg: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Soprano  Search this
Horace Greeley: Male  Search this
Horace Greeley: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Horace Greeley: Communications\Publisher\Magazine  Search this
Horace Greeley: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
Horace Greeley: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Newspaper  Search this
Horace Greeley: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
George Francis Train: Male  Search this
George Francis Train: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
George Francis Train: Business and Finance\Transportation\Seaman\Shipmaster  Search this
Phineas Taylor Barnum: Male  Search this
Phineas Taylor Barnum: Performing Arts\Performer\Showman  Search this
Phineas Taylor Barnum: Performing Arts\Circus Owner  Search this
Phineas Taylor Barnum: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Museum  Search this
John Thompson Hoffman: Male  Search this
John Thompson Hoffman: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
John Thompson Hoffman: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
John Thompson Hoffman: Politics and Government\Politician  Search this
John Thompson Hoffman: Politics and Government\Public Official\Mayor\New York, NY  Search this
Edwin Thomas Booth: Male  Search this
Edwin Thomas Booth: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Edwin Thomas Booth: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Edwin Thomas Booth: Performing Arts\Producer\Theater  Search this
Wendell Phillips: Male  Search this
Wendell Phillips: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Wendell Phillips: Literature\Writer  Search this
Wendell Phillips: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Wendell Phillips: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Wendell Phillips: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Temperance  Search this
Andrew Johnson: Male  Search this
Andrew Johnson: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Andrew Johnson: Politics and Government\Governor\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Johnson: Politics and Government\US Senator\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Johnson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Andrew Johnson: Politics and Government\State Senator\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Johnson: Politics and Government\Public Official\Mayor  Search this
Andrew Johnson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Johnson: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Johnson: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Textile worker\Tailor  Search this
Kate Josephine Bateman: Female  Search this
Kate Josephine Bateman: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Fernando Bellini: Male  Search this
Joseph Smith Fowler: Male  Search this
Joseph Smith Fowler: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Joseph Smith Fowler: Politics and Government\US Senator\Tennessee  Search this
Joseph Smith Fowler: Education\Administrator\College\President  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher: Male  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher: Literature\Writer  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Pastor  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Male  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Communications\Journalist  Search this
William Cullen Bryant: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Newspaper  Search this
Thomas Nast: Male  Search this
Thomas Nast: Visual Arts\Artist\Cartoonist  Search this
Thomas Nast: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator  Search this
Thomas Nast: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Consul\US Consul  Search this
George Bancroft: Male  Search this
George Bancroft: Literature\Writer  Search this
George Bancroft: Military\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
George Bancroft: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
George Bancroft: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Male  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Edwin McMasters Stanton: Male  Search this
Edwin McMasters Stanton: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Edwin McMasters Stanton: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\US Attorney General  Search this
Edwin McMasters Stanton: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Max Maretzek: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.83.186
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William Sprague

Artist:
J. H. Bufford Lithography Company, active 1835 - 1890  Search this
Copy after:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
William Sprague, 12 Sep 1830 - 11 Sep 1915  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 32.1 × 23.1 cm (12 5/8 × 9 1/8")
Sheet: 40.8 × 27.8 cm (16 1/16 × 10 15/16")
Mat: 56 × 40.7 cm (22 1/16 × 16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1861
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Glove\Gloves  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Epaulet  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Belt  Search this
William Sprague: Male  Search this
William Sprague: Natural Resources\Agriculturist  Search this
William Sprague: Education\Administrator\University\Trustee  Search this
William Sprague: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
William Sprague: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer  Search this
William Sprague: Politics and Government\US Senator\Rhode Island  Search this
William Sprague: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
William Sprague: Politics and Government\Governor\Rhode Island  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.81.30
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Portfolio of Eight Presidents

Title:
Martin Van Buren
Artist:
Nathaniel Currier, 27 Mar 1813 - 20 Nov 1888  Search this
Sitter:
Martin Van Buren, 5 Dec 1782 - 24 Jul 1862  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 30.6 × 25.7 cm (12 1/16 × 10 1/8")
Sheet: 44.5 × 32.8 cm (17 1/2 × 12 15/16")
Mat: 56 × 40.8 cm (22 1/16 × 16 1/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1840
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Male  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\US Senator\New York  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\State Senator\New York  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\State Attorney General\New York  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.84.221.8
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George Washington

Artist:
John Galland, 1796 - 1817?  Search this
Copy after:
F. Bartoli  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Stipple engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 28.9 × 22.7 cm (11 3/8 × 8 15/16")
Sheet: 38.9 × 28.5 cm (15 5/16 × 11 1/4")
Mat: 56 × 40.7 cm (22 1/16 × 16")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1810
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Architecture\Building\Tent  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Epaulet  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Medal\Society of the Cincinnati  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
Object number:
NPG.79.205
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The National Plumbeotype Gallery - Hollick

Artist:
John Plumbe, Jr., Jul 1809 - Jul 1857  Search this
Sitter:
Dr. Hollick, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Hand-colored lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 13.9 × 8.8 cm (5 1/2 × 3 7/16")
Sheet: 32.9 × 26.3 cm (12 15/16 × 10 3/8")
Book closed: 33.5 × 27 × 1 cm (13 3/16 × 10 5/8")
Book open: 33.5 × 53.5 × 1 cm (13 3/16 × 21 1/16")
Type:
Bound Object
Place:
United States\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia\Philadelphia
Date:
1847
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Dr. Hollick: Male  Search this
Dr. Hollick: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.78.84.X
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Benjamin West and Family

Artist:
D. P. Pariset, 1740 - 1840?  Search this
Copy after:
Benjamin West, 10 Oct 1738 - 11 Mar 1820  Search this
Sitter:
Raphael Lamar West, 1766 - 1850  Search this
Elizabeth Shewell West, 1741 - 1814  Search this
Thomas West, 1716 - 1792  Search this
John West, 1690 - 1776  Search this
Benjamin West, 10 Oct 1738 - 11 Mar 1820  Search this
Medium:
Stipple and line engraving
Dimensions:
Image: 16.8 × 22 cm (6 5/8 × 8 11/16")
Sheet: 26 × 30.7 cm (10 1/4 × 12 1/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1781
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Tricorne  Search this
Interior\Domestic  Search this
Architecture\Door  Search this
Benjamin West: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Benjamin West: Male  Search this
Benjamin West: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Benjamin West: Visual Arts\Art Instructor  Search this
Benjamin West: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\History  Search this
Raphael Lamar West: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Raphael Lamar West: Male  Search this
Elizabeth Shewell West: Female  Search this
John West: Male  Search this
Thomas West: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.78.42
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Frances Trollope and Family

Artist:
Childs & Inman Lithography Company, active c. 1831 - 1833  Search this
Sitter:
Frances Trollope, 1780 - 1863  Search this
Auguste Jean-Jacques Hervieu, 1794 - after 1858  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 22.1 × 26.8 cm (8 11/16 × 10 9/16")
Sheet: 29.7 × 46.3 cm (11 11/16 × 18 1/4")
Mat: 40.8 × 56 cm (16 1/16 × 22 1/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1832
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Artwork\Painting  Search this
Artist's Effects  Search this
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Stool  Search this
Artist's Effects\Palette  Search this
Artist's Effects\Paintbrush  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Dog  Search this
Artist's Effects\Canvas  Search this
Frances Trollope: Female  Search this
Frances Trollope: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Frances Trollope: Literature\Writer\Travel  Search this
Auguste Jean-Jacques Hervieu: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Auguste Jean-Jacques Hervieu: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.85.173
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James Bradley Thayer

Artist:
Sidney Lawton Smith, 1845 - 1929  Search this
Sitter:
James Bradley Thayer, 15 Jan 1831 - 14 Feb 1902  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 23.5 × 15.2 cm (9 1/4 × 6")
Sheet: 37.9 × 27 cm (14 15/16 × 10 5/8")
Mat: 56 × 40.7 cm (22 1/16 × 16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1904
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Artwork\Painting  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Bookshelf  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
James Bradley Thayer: Male  Search this
James Bradley Thayer: Education\Educator  Search this
James Bradley Thayer: Literature\Writer\Legal  Search this
James Bradley Thayer: Law and Law Enforcement\Legal Scholar  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.81.66
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George Westinghouse

Artist:
Joseph Gaylord Gessford, 1864 - 17 Apr 1942  Search this
Studio:
Gessford Studio  Search this
Sitter:
George Westinghouse, 6 Oct 1846 - 12 Mar 1914  Search this
Medium:
Platinum print
Dimensions:
Image: 41.1 x 34.7 cm (16 3/16 x 13 11/16")
Sheet: 51.1 × 42.6 cm (20 1/8 × 16 3/4")
Mount: 55.5 × 44.5 cm (21 7/8 × 17 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1906
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Chain  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
George Westinghouse: Male  Search this
George Westinghouse: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer  Search this
George Westinghouse: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Westinghouse Electric Corporation
Object number:
NPG.85.18
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
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Thomas Paine

Artist:
Laurent Dabos, 1761 - 1835  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Paine, 29 Jan 1737 - 8 Jun 1809  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 34 x 26cm (13 3/8 x 10 1/4")
Frame: 50.8 x 43.5cm (20 x 17 1/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1792
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Thomas Paine: Male  Search this
Thomas Paine: Literature\Writer  Search this
Thomas Paine: Politics and Government\Statesman  Search this
Thomas Paine: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Magazine  Search this
Thomas Paine: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Thomas Paine: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Humanitarian  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2008.5
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Exhibition:
American Origins
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 144
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2008.5

Jeremiah Gurney

Artist:
Jeremiah Gurney, 12 Oct 1812 - 21 Apr 1895  Search this
Sitter:
Jeremiah Gurney, 12 Oct 1812 - 21 Apr 1895  Search this
Medium:
Salted paper print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 41.4 × 35.9 cm (16 5/16 × 14 1/8")
Mount: 46.4 × 35.9 cm (18 1/4 × 14 1/8")
Frame: 80 × 64.7 cm (31 1/2 × 25 1/2")
Mat: 71.1 × 55.9 cm (28 × 22")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1859
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Jeremiah Gurney: Male  Search this
Jeremiah Gurney: Literature\Writer  Search this
Jeremiah Gurney: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Dealer\Art  Search this
Jeremiah Gurney: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer\Daguerreotypist  Search this
Jeremiah Gurney: Science and Technology\Inventor\Photography  Search this
Jeremiah Gurney: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Jeweler  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Larry J. West
Object number:
S/NPG.2007.71
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
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Abe Fortas

Artist:
Oscar Berger, 1901 - 1997  Search this
Sitter:
Abe Fortas, 19 Jun 1910 - 6 Apr 1982  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 40 × 30.5 cm (15 3/4 × 12")
Mount: 43 × 32.8 cm (16 15/16 × 12 15/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1968
Topic:
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Interior\Office  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Pince-nez  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Desk  Search this
Abe Fortas: Male  Search this
Abe Fortas: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Abe Fortas: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\US Supreme Court Justice  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist
Object number:
NPG.69.16
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
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James Honyman

Artist:
Samuel Okey, active 1765 - 1780  Search this
Copy after:
? Gains  Search this
Sitter:
James Honyman, 1675 - 2 Jul 1750  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint
Dimensions:
Image: 31.1 × 25.2 cm (12 1/4 × 9 15/16")
Sheet: 42.5 × 29.6 cm (16 3/4 × 11 5/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
1774
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Hair Accessory\Wig  Search this
James Honyman: Male  Search this
James Honyman: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Clergyman  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.78.237
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
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George Bancroft

Artist:
John Jabez Edwin Mayall, 17 Sept 1813 - 1901  Search this
Sitter:
George Bancroft, 3 Oct 1800 - 17 Jan 1891  Search this
Medium:
Half-plate daguerreotype with applied color
Dimensions:
Image: 12.5 x 9.1 cm (4 15/16 x 3 9/16")
Plate [sight]: 15.4 x 11.9 cm (6 1/16 x 4 11/16")
Case Open: 16.8 x 26.5 cm (6 5/8 x 10 7/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1847
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Cased object  Search this
George Bancroft: Male  Search this
George Bancroft: Literature\Writer  Search this
George Bancroft: Military\Navy\Secretary of the Navy  Search this
George Bancroft: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
George Bancroft: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; partial gift of Dr. and Mrs. Lester Tuchman
Object number:
NPG.79.214
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.79.214

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