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Of Men and Mountains

Associated Person:
Carl Ruggles, 11 Mar 1876 - Oct 1971  Search this
Medium:
Letterpress on paper
Dimensions:
35.5 x 26.6 cm. (14 x 10 1/2")
Type:
Document
Date:
c. 1927
Topic:
Sheet music  Search this
Music\Musical note  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
AD/NPG.80.5
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Carl Ruggles

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Carl Ruggles, 11 Mar 1876 - Oct 1971  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
15.3cm x 10.1cm (6" x 4"), Image
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1911
Topic:
Music\Musical note  Search this
Carl Ruggles: Male  Search this
Carl Ruggles: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Carl Ruggles: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Carl Ruggles: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Conductor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.38
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George Washington

Title:
DEAD MARCH & MONODY
Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Gilbert Stuart, 3 Dec 1755 - 9 Jul 1828  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Stipple engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 33.6 × 24.8 cm (13 1/4 × 9 3/4")
Type:
Print
Date:
1799-1800
Topic:
Costume\Hair Accessory\Wig  Search this
Sheet music  Search this
Music\Musical note  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.80.34
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Paul Hindemith

Artist:
Egon C. J. Egone, 1899 - 1985  Search this
Sitter:
Paul Hindemith, 16 Nov 1895 - 28 Dec 1963  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 24.6cm x 19.6cm (9 11/16" x 7 11/16"), Accurate
sheet: 25.2cm x 20.2cm (9 15/16" x 7 15/16"), Accurate
Culture:
Paul Hindemith: European\German  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1940
Topic:
Music\Musical note  Search this
Paul Hindemith: Male  Search this
Paul Hindemith: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Paul Hindemith: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
Paul Hindemith: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Violinist  Search this
Paul Hindemith: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Conductor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Stella Egone
Object number:
NPG.90.146
Restrictions & Rights:
© Egon C.J. Egone, 1940
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Eddie Cantor in "The Kid From Spain"

Artist:
Joseph Grant, 15 May 1908 - 6 May 2005  Search this
Sitter:
Eddie Cantor, Sept 1892 - 10 Oct 1964  Search this
Medium:
Ink wash, gouache, crayon and ink on board
Dimensions:
Image: 24.6cm x 23.5cm (9 11/16" x 9 1/4")
Board: 33.9cm x 30.2cm (13 3/8" x 11 7/8")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1932
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Cape  Search this
Nature & Environment\Moon  Search this
Music\Musical note  Search this
Eddie Cantor: Male  Search this
Eddie Cantor: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Eddie Cantor: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Eddie Cantor: Literature\Writer\Screenwriter  Search this
Eddie Cantor: Oscar  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Carol Grubb and Jennifer Grant Castrup
Object number:
NPG.93.408
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Oscar Hammerstein II

Artist:
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - May 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Oscar Hammerstein II, 12 Jul 1895 - 23 Aug 1960  Search this
Medium:
Gouache and graphite pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
30.5 x 27.2 cm. (12 x 10 11/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1947
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Cowboy hat  Search this
Equipment\Umbrella\Parasol  Search this
Equipment\Rope\Lasso  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Music\Musical note  Search this
Oscar Hammerstein II: Male  Search this
Oscar Hammerstein II: Literature\Writer\Librettist  Search this
Oscar Hammerstein II: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter  Search this
Oscar Hammerstein II: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Oscar Hammerstein II: Performing Arts\Producer\Theater  Search this
Oscar Hammerstein II: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the family of Oscar Hammerstein II
Object number:
NPG.96.TC1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Chris Murphy
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Arturo Toscanini on the cover of The American Mercury

Copy after:
Al Hirschfeld, 21 Jun 1903 - 21 Jan 2003  Search this
Sitter:
Arturo Toscanini, 25 Mar 1867 - 16 Jan 1957  Search this
Medium:
Color halftone on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 19.5 x 13.9cm (7 11/16 x 5 1/2")
Culture:
Arturo Toscanini: European\Italian  Search this
Type:
Print
Date:
1944
Topic:
Interior\Performing Arts  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Conductor's baton  Search this
Magazine  Search this
Music\Musical note  Search this
Arturo Toscanini: Male  Search this
Arturo Toscanini: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Conductor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.98.130
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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Joe E. Brown -- "Courtin' Time"

Artist:
Norkin  Search this
Sitter:
Joe E. Brown, 28 Jul 1892 - 6 Jul 1973  Search this
Medium:
Color lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 54.8cm x 33.3cm (21 9/16" x 13 1/8")
Sheet: 55.9cm x 35.5cm (22" x 14")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1951
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Sign  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Music\Musical note  Search this
Joe E. Brown: Male  Search this
Joe E. Brown: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Joe E. Brown: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Joe E. Brown: Performing Arts\Performer\Vaudeville  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Rosemary Frank
Object number:
S/NPG.94.89
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Performer and Critic

Title:
Jimmy Carter and Gerald Ford
Artist:
Patrick Oliphant, born 1935  Search this
Sitter:
James Earl Carter, Jr., born 1 Oct 1924  Search this
Gerald Rudolph Ford, Jr., 14 Jul 1913 - 26 Dec 2006  Search this
Medium:
India ink over pencil
Dimensions:
Sheet: 29.4 x 44.8 cm (11 9/16 x 17 5/8")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1977
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Tuba  Search this
Music\Sheet music  Search this
Cartoon\Political  Search this
Music\Musical note  Search this
James Earl Carter, Jr.: Male  Search this
James Earl Carter, Jr.: Literature\Writer  Search this
James Earl Carter, Jr.: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
James Earl Carter, Jr.: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
James Earl Carter, Jr.: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Earl Carter, Jr.: Politics and Government\Governor\Georgia  Search this
James Earl Carter, Jr.: Society and Social Change\Founder\Charity  Search this
James Earl Carter, Jr.: Politics and Government\State Senator\Georgia  Search this
James Earl Carter, Jr.: Nobel Prize  Search this
James Earl Carter, Jr.: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Gerald Rudolph Ford, Jr.: Male  Search this
Gerald Rudolph Ford, Jr.: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Gerald Rudolph Ford, Jr.: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Gerald Rudolph Ford, Jr.: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
Gerald Rudolph Ford, Jr.: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Gerald Rudolph Ford, Jr.: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Gerald Rudolph Ford, Jr.: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Michigan  Search this
Gerald Rudolph Ford, Jr.: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Gerald Rudolph Ford, Jr.: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Susan Corn Conway, in honor of Alan Fern, on behalf of Patrick Oliphant
Object number:
NPG.2002.135
Restrictions & Rights:
© Time Inc.
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Langston Hughes

Artist:
Winold Reiss, 16 Sep 1886 - 29 Aug 1953  Search this
Sitter:
Langston Hughes, 1 Feb 1902 - 22 May 1967  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on illustration board
Dimensions:
Sheet: 76.3 x 54.9cm (30 1/16 x 21 5/8")
Frame: 88.9 x 69.2 x 4.1cm (35 x 27 1/4 x 1 5/8")
Culture:
Langston Hughes: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1925
Topic:
Printed Material\Book\Notebook  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Desk  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Music\Musical note  Search this
Langston Hughes: Male  Search this
Langston Hughes: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Langston Hughes: Literature\Writer\Librettist  Search this
Langston Hughes: Communications\Journalist\Columnist  Search this
Langston Hughes: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Langston Hughes: Communications\Translator  Search this
Langston Hughes: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of W. Tjark Reiss, in memory of his father, Winold Reiss
Object number:
NPG.72.82
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Winold Reiss
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Paul Hindemith

Artist:
Egon C. J. Egone, 1899 - 1985  Search this
Sitter:
Paul Hindemith, 16 Nov 1895 - 28 Dec 1963  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 22.4cm x 17.1cm (8 13/16" x 6 3/4"), Accurate
sheet: 25.2cm x 20.1cm (9 15/16" x 7 15/16"), Accurate
Culture:
Paul Hindemith: European\German  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1940
Topic:
Music\Musical note  Search this
Paul Hindemith: Male  Search this
Paul Hindemith: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Paul Hindemith: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
Paul Hindemith: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Violinist  Search this
Paul Hindemith: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Conductor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Stella Egone
Object number:
S/NPG.90.138
Restrictions & Rights:
© Egon C.J. Egone, 1940
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Stephen Collins Foster

Attribution:
Samuel Finley Breese Morse, 27 Apr 1791 - 2 Apr 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Stephen Collins Foster, 4 Jul 1826 - 13 Jan 1864  Search this
Medium:
Oil on wood
Dimensions:
73.3cm x 62.9cm (28 7/8" x 24 3/4"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1845-1850
Topic:
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Music\Musical note  Search this
Stephen Collins Foster: Male  Search this
Stephen Collins Foster: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Stephen Collins Foster: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Washington County Museum of Fine Arts
Website: www.washcomuseum.org/
Object number:
A1547;68.15
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Cole Porter

Artist:
Al Hirschfeld, 21 Jun 1903 - 21 Jan 2003  Search this
Sitter:
Cole Porter, 9 Jun 1892 - 15 Oct 1964  Search this
Medium:
Ink over graphite on illustration board
Dimensions:
Not recorded
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1991
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drinking vessel\Glass  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Music\Musical note  Search this
Cole Porter: Male  Search this
Cole Porter: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Cole Porter: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Lyricist  Search this
Cole Porter: Oscar  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Al Hirschfeld Foundation
Website: www.alhirschfeldfoundation.org
Object number:
NY780117
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Mary Elizabeth Royster (Cousins) at the age of 14

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Mary Elizabeth Royster, 1816 - 1847  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
74.9 x 62.9cm (29 1/2 x 24 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Tennessee\Davidson\Nashville-Davidson
Date:
c. 1830
Topic:
Music\Musical note  Search this
Music  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC991739
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Leonard Bernstein

Artist:
Al Hirschfeld, 21 Jun 1903 - 21 Jan 2003  Search this
Sitter:
Leonard Bernstein, 25 Aug 1918 - 14 Oct 1990  Search this
Medium:
Ink with gouache or watercolor on illustration board
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1946
Topic:
Individual  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Piano  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Music\Sheet music  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Bow  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Conductor's baton  Search this
Music\Musical note  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:
Owner: The Al Hirschfeld Foundation
Website: www.alhirschfeldfoundation.org
Object number:
NY780036
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Irving Berlin

Artist:
Al Hirschfeld, 21 Jun 1903 - 21 Jan 2003  Search this
Sitter:
Irving Berlin, 11 May 1888 - 22 Sep 1989  Search this
Medium:
Ink over graphite on illustration board
Dimensions:
Not recorded
Culture:
Irving Berlin: European\Russian  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1948
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Piano  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Music\Musical note  Search this
Irving Berlin: Male  Search this
Irving Berlin: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter  Search this
Irving Berlin: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist  Search this
Irving Berlin: Military\Army  Search this
Irving Berlin: Oscar  Search this
Irving Berlin: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Irving Berlin: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Al Hirschfeld Foundation
Website: www.alhirschfeldfoundation.org
Object number:
NY780112
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Ellington, Duke, Circa 1927

Title:
Duke Ellington
Artist:
Al Hirschfeld, 21 Jun 1903 - 21 Jan 2003  Search this
Sitter:
Duke Ellington, 29 Apr 1899 - 24 May 1974  Search this
Medium:
Ink over graphite on illustration board
Dimensions:
Not recorded
Culture:
Duke Ellington: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1992
Topic:
Caricature  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Music\Musical note  Search this
Duke Ellington: Male  Search this
Duke Ellington: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Duke Ellington: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist  Search this
Duke Ellington: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Duke Ellington: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Al Hirschfeld Foundation
Website: www.alhirschfeldfoundation.org
Object number:
NY780116
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Harry S Truman

Artist:
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - May 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Harry S Truman, 8 May 1884 - 26 Dec 1972  Search this
Medium:
Tempera on paper
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 30.2 x 27.1cm (11 7/8 x 10 11/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1950
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Music\Musical note  Search this
Harry S Truman: Male  Search this
Harry S Truman: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Harry S Truman: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Harry S Truman: Natural Resources\Agriculturist  Search this
Harry S Truman: Military\Army\Officer\Captain  Search this
Harry S Truman: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge  Search this
Harry S Truman: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Harry S Truman: Politics and Government\US Senator\Missouri  Search this
Harry S Truman: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Harry S. Truman Library & Museum
Website: www.trumanlibrary.org/
Object number:
78-330 HSTL
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