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Marian Anderson

Artist:
William Henry Johnson, 18 Mar 1901 - 13 Apr 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
Oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
Board: 90.5 × 73.3 cm (35 5/8 × 28 7/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1945
Topic:
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
1967.59.657 SAAM
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Exhibition:
One Life: Marian Anderson
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 141
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1967.59.657_SAAM

Marian Anderson sings at the Lincoln Memorial, Washington, D.C.

Artist:
Arthur Ellis, 1912 - 3 Feb 1989  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Unidentified Man  Search this
Associated Person:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 34.8 × 27.6 cm (13 11/16 × 10 7/8")
Sheet: 35.6 × 28.3 cm (14 × 11 1/8")
Mat: 50.8 × 40.6 cm (20 × 16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington\parks\The Mall
Date:
Apr 9, 1939
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Piano  Search this
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Exterior\Exterior with Interior View  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture\Statue  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat\Fur  Search this
Architecture\Stairs  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Gift from the Trustees of the Corcoran Gallery of Art (Estate of Frederica Ellis, wife of Arthur J. Ellis) The Corcoran Gallery of Art, one of the country’s first private museums, was established in 1869 to promote art and American genius. In 2014 the Works from the Corcoran Collection were distributed to institutions in Washington, D.C.
Object number:
NPG.2019.45
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
One Life: Marian Anderson
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 141
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2019.45

Marian Anderson

Artist:
Horace Pippin, 22 Feb 1888 - 6 Jul 1946  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
45.7 × 30.5cm (18 × 12")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1941
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Pearl  Search this
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Heritage Gallery
Object number:
CA900025
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_CA900025

Marian Anderson

Artist:
Lowell Grant  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Dimensions:
12.7 × 22.9cm (5 × 9")
Mount: 19.7 × 32.4cm (7 3/4 × 12 3/4")
Mount: 32.4 × 19.7cm (12 3/4 × 7 3/4")
Type:
Sculpture
Topic:
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
CA990294
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_CA990294

Marian Anderson

Artist:
Samuel Johnson Woolf, 12 Feb 1880 - 1948  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
Charcoal on paper
Dimensions:
142.2 × 116.1cm (56 × 45 11/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
mid 20th Century
Topic:
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc.
Website: www.hirschlandadler.com/
Object number:
DLR02046
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR02046

Marian Anderson II

Artist:
Horace Pippin, 22 Feb 1888 - 6 Jul 1946  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
61 × 50.8cm (24 × 20")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1941
Topic:
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
PC992378
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC992378

Marian Anderson

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
UNL01831
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_UNL01831

Marian Anderson

Artist:
Beauford Delaney, 1901 - 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 160 × 130.8 cm (63 × 51 1/2")
Frame: 168.1 × 135.9 × 4.8 cm (66 3/16 × 53 1/2 × 1 7/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1965
Topic:
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Website: https://www.vmfa.museum/
Object number:
2012.277 VMFA
Restrictions & Rights:
Photo by Travis Fullerton, © Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Exhibition:
One Life: Marian Anderson
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 141
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_2012.277_VMFA

Marian Anderson

Artist:
Yousuf Karsh, 23 Dec 1908 - 13 Jul 2002  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 28 × 21.6 cm (11 × 8 1/2")
Sheet: 65.2 × 27.4 cm (25 11/16 × 10 13/16")
Mount: 40.7 × 33.1 cm (16 × 13 1/16")
Mat (Karsh exhibit): 55.9 × 40.6 cm (22 × 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1945
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Pearl  Search this
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Estrellita Karsh in memory of Yousuf Karsh
Object number:
NPG.2012.77.4
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Yousuf Karsh
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2012.77.4

Marian Anderson

Artist:
Al Hirschfeld, 21 Jun 1903 - 21 Jan 2003  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
Ink over graphite on illustration board
Dimensions:
Not recorded
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1948
Topic:
Caricature  Search this
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Al Hirschfeld Foundation
Website: www.alhirschfeldfoundation.org
Object number:
NY780061
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NY780061

Marian Anderson

Artist:
Lily Deitchman Ente, 1905 - 1984  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
Terra cotta
Dimensions:
27.9 x 25.4 x 22.9cm (11 x 10 x 9")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1958
Topic:
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Estate of Lily Deitchman Ente
Object number:
NY990255
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NY990255

Marian Anderson as Ulrika in "A Masked Ball"

Title:
Marian Anderson as Ulrika in "Un Balla in Maschera"
Artist:
Michael De Marco, 20th Century  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
91.4 x 121.9cm (36 x 48")
Type:
Painting
Date:
mid-late 20th Century
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Bone\Skull  Search this
Equipment\Scepter  Search this
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: [UNLOCATED]
Object number:
UNL00488
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_UNL00488

Paul Robeson and Marian Anderson

Artist:
Faith Ringgold, born 8 Oct 1930  Search this
Sitter:
Paul Robeson, 9 Apr 1898 - 23 Jan 1976  Search this
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
Hand-painted etching and pochoir border on linen
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23.6 x 38.2cm (9 5/16 x 15 1/16")
Type:
Bound Object
Date:
1998
Topic:
Architecture\Wall  Search this
Book  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Paul Robeson: Male  Search this
Paul Robeson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Paul Robeson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Paul Robeson: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Paul Robeson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2004.24.7
Restrictions & Rights:
© Faith Ringold / Artists Rights Society (ARS)
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2004.24.7

Marian Anderson

Artist:
Boris Artzybasheff, 1899 - 16 Jul 1965  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on laid paper
Dimensions:
25.2 x 22.6cm (9 15/16 x 8 7/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1946
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Pin  Search this
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Butler Library, Columbia University
Object number:
NY350501
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NY350501

Marian Anderson

Artist:
Nicolaus Koni, 1911 - 2000  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
With Base (Accurate): 40 x 23 x 24cm (15 3/4 x 9 1/16 x 9 7/16")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1936
Topic:
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Metropolitan Opera Association
Object number:
NY590004
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NY590004

Marian Anderson

Artist:
Enit Kaufman, 1897 - 1961  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
68.6 x 50.8cm (27 x 20")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1940
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: New-York Historical Society
Website: www.nyhistory.org/
Object number:
1947.216 NYHS
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1947.216_NYHS

Marian Anderson on the cover of The American Mercury

Artist:
Al Hirschfeld, 21 Jun 1903 - 21 Jan 2003  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
color halftone on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 19.4 x 14cm (7 5/8 x 5 1/2")
Type:
Print
Date:
1945
Topic:
Interior\Performing Arts\Theatrical\Stage  Search this
Magazine  Search this
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.98.132
Restrictions & Rights:
© Al Hirschfeld. Art reproduced by special arrangement with Hirschfeld's exclusive representative, the Margo Feiden Galleries, Ltd., New York.
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.98.132

Marian Anderson and Leonard Bernstein

Artist:
Ruth Orkin, 3 Sep 1921 - Jan 1985  Search this
Sitter:
Leonard Bernstein, 25 Aug 1918 - 14 Oct 1990  Search this
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 24.1 x 17.1 cm (9 1/2 x 6 3/4")
Mat: 55.9 x 40.6 cm (22 x 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1947
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Piano  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Stool  Search this
Music\Sheet music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Leonard Bernstein: Male  Search this
Leonard Bernstein: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Leonard Bernstein: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Leonard Bernstein: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter  Search this
Leonard Bernstein: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist  Search this
Leonard Bernstein: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Conductor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.98.82
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1947 Ruth Orkin
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
One Life: Marian Anderson
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 141
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.98.82

Marian Anderson

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
Photogravure
Dimensions:
22.2cm x 14.8cm (8 3/4" x 5 13/16"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1947 (printed 1983)
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.83.188.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Photograph© Carl Van Vechten Trust Gravure and compilation ©Eakins Press Foundation
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.83.188.2

Marian Anderson

Artist:
Charles L. Smith  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
161.3cm x 85.1cm (63 1/2" x 33 1/2"), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1946
Topic:
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Mrs. Beatrice J. Johnson
Object number:
NJ990018
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NJ990018

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