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Portrait of John F. Kennedy

Artist:
James Browning Wyeth, born 6 Jul 1946  Search this
Sitter:
John Fitzgerald Kennedy, 29 May 1917 - 22 Nov 1963  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor
Dimensions:
Frame: 45.1 × 50.2cm (17 3/4 × 19 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1967
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy: Male  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy: Literature\Writer  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy: Politics and Government\US Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
Object number:
MA900140
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Portrait of Robert F. Kennedy

Artist:
Lajos Markos, 1917 - 1993  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Francis Kennedy, 20 Nov 1925 - 6 Jun 1968  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Frame: 99.1 × 101.6cm (39 × 40")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1962
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Handkerchief  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture\Bas-relief  Search this
Robert Francis Kennedy: Male  Search this
Robert Francis Kennedy: Politics and Government\US Senator\New York  Search this
Robert Francis Kennedy: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Robert Francis Kennedy: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\US Attorney General  Search this
Robert Francis Kennedy: Literature\Writer  Search this
Robert Francis Kennedy: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Robert Francis Kennedy: Politics and Government\Campaign Director  Search this
Robert Francis Kennedy: Politics and Government\Brother of US President  Search this
Robert Francis Kennedy: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
Object number:
MA900141
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Charles Fisher

Attribution:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Charles Fisher, 1795 - 1869  Search this
Medium:
Glass plate collodion negative
Dimensions:
Plate: 8.8 × 5.8 × 0.2 cm (3 7/16 × 2 5/16 × 1/16")
Support Plate: 9.5 × 19 × 0.2 cm (3 3/4 × 7 1/2 × 1/16")
Type:
Photographic Negative
Date:
c. 1863
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Charles Fisher: Male  Search this
Charles Fisher: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Charles Fisher: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Frederick Hill Meserve Collection
Object number:
NPG.81.M225
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Charles Fisher

Attribution:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Charles Fisher, 1795 - 1869  Search this
Medium:
Glass plate collodion negative
Dimensions:
Plate: 8.8 × 5.8 × 0.2 cm (3 7/16 × 2 5/16 × 1/16")
Support Plate: 9.5 × 19 × 0.2 cm (3 3/4 × 7 1/2 × 1/16")
Type:
Photographic Negative
Date:
c. 1863
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Charles Fisher: Male  Search this
Charles Fisher: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Charles Fisher: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Frederick Hill Meserve Collection
Object number:
NPG.81.M227
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Abraham Lincoln

Artist:
Alexander Gardner, 17 Oct 1821 - 1882  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
Medium:
Wet collodion negative
Dimensions:
Image: 43.5 × 33 cm (17 1/8 × 13")
Plate: 50.7 × 43.2 cm (19 15/16 × 17")
Type:
Photographic Negative
Date:
1863
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Chain  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Interior\Studio\Photography  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:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the James Smithson Society, CBS Television Network, and James Macatee
Object number:
NPG.83.129
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Lester Wallack

Artist:
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
Sitter:
Lester Wallack, 1 Jan 1820 - 6 Sep 1888  Search this
Medium:
Collodion glass plate negative
Dimensions:
8.9cm x 13.5cm (3 1/2" x 5 5/16"), Image
Type:
Photographic Negative
Date:
c. 1863
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Architecture\Wall  Search this
Interior\Studio\Photography  Search this
Photographic format\Stereograph  Search this
Lester Wallack: Male  Search this
Lester Wallack: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Lester Wallack: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Lester Wallack: Performing Arts\Theater Manager  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Claire Kaland
Object number:
S/NPG.86.238
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Samuel Clemens

Artist:
William Ireland Starr, active c. 1908  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Langhorne Clemens, 30 Nov 1835 - 21 Apr 1910  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin dry plate positive
Dimensions:
4.4cm x 10.6cm (1 3/4" x 4 3/16"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigar  Search this
Architecture\Window  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; gift of John Seelye
Object number:
NPG.80.324.C
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Samuel Clemens

Artist:
William Ireland Starr, active c. 1908  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Langhorne Clemens, 30 Nov 1835 - 21 Apr 1910  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin dry plate positive
Dimensions:
4.4cm x 10.6cm (1 3/4" x 4 3/16"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1908
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigar  Search this
Architecture\Window  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; gift of John Seelye
Object number:
NPG.80.324.B
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Unidentified Man

Artist:
John B. Neagle, 4 Nov 1796 - 17 Sep 1865  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Man  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23.8 x 19.4 cm (9 3/8 x 7 5/8" ), Accurate
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1818-1850
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
99933/15968
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Crawford Williamson Long

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Crawford Williamson Long, 1815 - 1878  Search this
Medium:
Crayon on paper
Dimensions:
Sight: 11.7 x 9.2 x 27.3 cm (4 5/8 x 3 5/8" ), Accurate
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1842
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Miniature  Search this
Crawford Williamson Long: Male  Search this
Crawford Williamson Long: Health and Medicine\Physician\Surgeon  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
DC250648
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Samuel Morse and family

Artist:
Samuel Finley Breese Morse, 27 Apr 1791 - 2 Apr 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Finley Breese Morse, 27 Apr 1791 - 2 Apr 1872  Search this
Elizabeth Ann Breese Morse, 1766 - 1828  Search this
Jedidiah Morse, 1761 - 1826  Search this
Sidney Edwards Morse, 1794 - 1871  Search this
Richard Cary Morse, late 19th - 20th Century  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
48.8 x 61.6 cm. (19 3/16 x 24 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1810
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Interior\Domestic  Search this
Home Furnishings\Globe  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Sidney Edwards Morse: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Sidney Edwards Morse: Male  Search this
Elizabeth Ann Breese Morse: Female  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Male  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Visual Arts\Art Instructor  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Education\Founder\College  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Science and Technology\Inventor\Telegraph  Search this
Jedidiah Morse: Male  Search this
Jedidiah Morse: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Clergyman  Search this
Jedidiah Morse: Science and Technology\Scientist\Geographer  Search this
Richard Cary Morse: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
70832 NMAH
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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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Ashburnum Family

Title:
Young Man with Book
Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Mr. Ashburnum, early 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 76.2 x 66.0 cm (30 x 26 in. )
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830-1845
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Desk  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
Mr. Ashburnum: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
182022/388134
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Ashburnum Family

Title:
Mother of Ashburnum Family
Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Mrs. Ashburnum, early 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 75.9 x 66.0 cm (29 7/8 x 26 in. )
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830-1845
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Hair Accessory\Comb  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
Mrs. Ashburnum: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
182022/388135
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Sarah Ramsay Portrer

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Sarah Ramsay Portrer, born late 18th Century  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas, mounted on masonite
Dimensions:
Sight: 74.6 x 62.2 cm (29 3/8 x 24 1/2" )
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1840
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Bonnet  Search this
Sarah Ramsay Portrer: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
222.760/62.552B
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Henry Lawrence

Attribution:
Ammi Phillips, 1788 - 1865  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Lawrence, c. 1805 - ?  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 79.4 x 66.0 cm (31 1/4 x 26" )
Type:
Painting
Date:
1834
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
Henry Lawrence: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
256.396/65.886
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Grandma Chase Griswald

Title:
Grandma Chase Griswold
Attribution:
Powers & Rice, active 1830s  Search this
Asahel Lynde Powers, 1813 - 1843  Search this
Sitter:
Chase M. Griswald, 1769 - ?  Search this
Medium:
Oil on wood
Dimensions:
Actual: 88.9 x 75.2 cm (35 x 29 5/8 in. )
Type:
Painting
Date:
1837
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Painting  Search this
Folk Art  Search this
Chase M. Griswald: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
256.396/65.893
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Frances Perkins

Artist:
Max Kalish, 1 Mar 1891 - 18 Mar 1945  Search this
Sitter:
Frances Perkins, 10 Apr 1880 - 14 May 1965  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
41.3cm x 24.2cm x 31.4cm (16 1/4" x 9 1/2" x 12 3/8"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1944
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Shoes  Search this
Frances Perkins: Female  Search this
Frances Perkins: Literature\Writer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social Reformer  Search this
Frances Perkins: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Labor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
44042 NMAH
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Catalog of American Portraits
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edanmdm:npg_44042_NMAH

Abraham Lincoln

Artist:
John Rogers, 30 Oct 1829 - 26 Jul 1904  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
47cm x 29.6cm x 32.3cm (18 1/2" x 11 5/8" x 12 11/16"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
Indeterminable
Topic:
Printed Material\Newspaper  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  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:
DC250103
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Thomas Edmund Dewey

Artist:
Max Kalish, 1 Mar 1891 - 18 Mar 1945  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Edmund Dewey, 25 Mar 1902 - 16 Mar 1971  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Accurate: 44.5 x 22.6 x 40.4cm (17 1/2 x 8 7/8 x 15 7/8")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1944
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair\Armchair  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Thomas Edmund Dewey: Male  Search this
Thomas Edmund Dewey: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Thomas Edmund Dewey: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Thomas Edmund Dewey: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
167812 44060
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
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