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Caldwell Sister

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, born Queen Anne's County, MD 1741-died Philadelphia, PA 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Caldwell  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
image (oval): 1 5/8 x 1 1/4 in. (4.1 x 3.1 cm)
Type:
Painting-Miniature
Date:
ca. 1782
Topic:
Portrait female\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Mary Elizabeth Spencer
Object number:
1999.27.31.1
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1999.27.31.1

Caldwell Sister

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, born Queen Anne's County, MD 1741-died Philadelphia, PA 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Caldwell  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
image (oval): 1 5/8 x 1 1/4 in. (4.1 x 3.1 cm)
Type:
Painting-Miniature
Date:
ca. 1782
Topic:
Portrait female\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Mary Elizabeth Spencer
Object number:
1999.27.31.2
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1999.27.31.2

Rev. Joseph Pilmore

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, born Queen Anne's County, MD 1741-died Philadelphia, PA 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Pilmore  Search this
Medium:
mezzotint on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 6 1/4 x 5 in. (16.0 x 12.9 cm) oval
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1787
Topic:
Occupation\religion\clergy  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of International Business Machines Corporation
Object number:
1966.48.84
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.48.84

Betsy Heck Demonstrating Physignotrace

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Peale, Charles Willson  Search this
National Portrait Gallery (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Person, candid
Date:
c. 1986
Topic:
Heck, Betsy  Search this
Women  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Standard number:
66671
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_5628

Thomas Paine

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Paine, 29 Jan 1737 - 8 Jun 1809  Search this
Medium:
Engraving and etching on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 13.4 x 9.9 cm (5 1/4 x 3 7/8")
Sheet: 19.4 x 13.5 cm (7 5/8 x 5 5/16")
Culture:
Thomas Paine: European\British\English  Search this
Type:
Print
Date:
1791
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  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.78.24
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.24

Rembrandt Peale

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Rembrandt Peale, 22 Feb 1778 - 3 Oct 1860  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
68.6cm x 52.7cm (27" x 20 3/4"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1818
Topic:
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Nature & Environment\Water\Waterfall  Search this
Rembrandt Peale: Male  Search this
Rembrandt Peale: Literature\Writer\Scientific  Search this
Rembrandt Peale: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Rembrandt Peale: Science and Technology\Scientist\Naturalist  Search this
Rembrandt Peale: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\History  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Donald Hamilton Workman in memory of his father, James Clark Workman, and his grandfather, James Henry Workman
Object number:
NPG.82.58
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.82.58

Philip Key

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Philip Key, 1750 - 1820  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Accurate: 78.2 x 63.5 cm (30 13/16 x 25")
Frame: 101 × 86 × 8.6 cm (39 3/4 × 33 7/8 × 3 3/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1800-1820
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Button  Search this
Philip Key: Male  Search this
Philip Key: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Maryland  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Charles Lionberger van Ravenswaay
Object number:
S/NPG.65.103
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.65.103

Dr. John Cochran

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
John Cochran, 1 Sep 1730 - 6 Apr 1807  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
Frame: 22.7 x 20.3cm (8 15/16 x 8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.a.
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
John Cochran: Male  Search this
John Cochran: Health and Medicine\Physician\Surgeon  Search this
John Cochran: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Revolutionary  Search this
John Cochran: Health and Medicine\Founder  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Henry Stephen Magraw Uhl
Object number:
S/NPG.93.56
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.93.56

General John Cadwalader

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, born Queen Anne's County, MD 1741-died Philadelphia, PA 1827  Search this
Sitter:
John Cadwalader  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
sight 1 1/2 x 1 1/4 x 1/4 in. (3.9 x 3.2 x 0.5 cm) oval
Type:
Painting-Miniature
Date:
ca. 1788
Topic:
Occupation\military\general  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Mary Elizabeth Spencer
Object number:
1999.27.30
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1999.27.30

Colonel John Cox

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, born Queen Anne's County, MD 1741-died Philadelphia, PA 1827  Search this
Sitter:
John Cox  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
sight 1 1/2 x 1 1/8 in. (3.7 x 3.0 cm) oval
Type:
Painting-Miniature
Date:
1778
Topic:
Occupation\military\colonel  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Mary Elizabeth Spencer
Object number:
1999.27.32
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1999.27.32

Capt. John Gassoway

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, born Queen Anne's County, MD 1741-died Philadelphia, PA 1827  Search this
Sitter:
John Gassoway  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
sight 1 1/2 x 1 1/8 in. (3.8 x 2.9 cm) oval
Type:
Painting-Miniature
Date:
ca. 1790
Topic:
Dress\uniform\military uniform  Search this
Occupation\military\captain  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Mary Elizabeth Spencer
Object number:
1999.27.33
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1999.27.33

Charles Willson Peale Self-Portrait

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Frame: 84.8 x 72.1 x 7.3cm (33 3/8 x 28 3/8 x 2 7/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1791
Topic:
Self-portrait  Search this
Charles Willson Peale: Male  Search this
Charles Willson Peale: Literature\Writer  Search this
Charles Willson Peale: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Charles Willson Peale: Visual Arts\Founder\Art Museum  Search this
Charles Willson Peale: Military\Militia\Officer  Search this
Charles Willson Peale: Science and Technology\Scientist\Naturalist  Search this
Charles Willson Peale: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Pennsylvania  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Frame conserved with funds from the Smithsonian Women's Committee
Object number:
NPG.89.205
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
American Origins
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 150a
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.89.205

Amerigo Vespucci

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Amerigo Vespucci, Mar 1454 - 22 Feb 1512  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 58.4 x 48.3cm (23 x 19")
Frame: 65.1 x 55.9 x 3.2cm (25 5/8 x 22 x 1 1/4")
Culture:
Amerigo Vespucci: European\Italian  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1816
Topic:
Amerigo Vespucci: Male  Search this
Amerigo Vespucci: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
Amerigo Vespucci: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Amerigo Vespucci: Science and Technology\Navigator  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2011.14
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2011.14

David Ramsay

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
David Ramsay, 2 Apr 1749 - 8 May 1815  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 53.7 × 48.6 × 2.9 cm (21 1/8 × 19 1/8 × 1 1/8")
Frame: 76.2 × 72.1 × 10.2 cm (30 × 28 3/8 × 4")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia
Date:
1771
Topic:
Interior  Search this
David Ramsay: Male  Search this
David Ramsay: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
David Ramsay: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
David Ramsay: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
David Ramsay: Politics and Government\State Legislator\South Carolina  Search this
David Ramsay: Politics and Government\State Senator\South Carolina  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Pattison and Carolyn Fulton
Object number:
NPG.2014.80
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Recent Acquisitions 2018
On View:
NPG, North Gallery 140
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2014.80

George Clymer

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
George Clymer, 16 Mar 1739 - 25 Jan 1813  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
77.5cm x 63.5cm (30 1/2" x 25"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1807-1810
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
George Clymer: Male  Search this
George Clymer: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
George Clymer: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
George Clymer: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Pennsylvania  Search this
George Clymer: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Banker  Search this
George Clymer: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
George Clymer: Politics and Government\Statesman\Signer of Constitution  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of W.B. Shubrick Clymer
Object number:
NPG.72.5
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.72.5

Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 16.5cm x 14.3cm (6 1/2" x 5 5/8")
Sheet: 26.4cm x 22.9cm (10 3/8" x 9")
Type:
Print
Place:
United States\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia\Philadelphia
Date:
1787
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.95.34
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.95.34

Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint on paper
Dimensions:
Image/plate: 46.7 x 35.1 cm (18 3/8 x 13 13/16")
Sheet: 52.1 x 36 cm (20 1/2 x 14 1/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1790
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Desk  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.97.232
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.97.232

Benjamin Harrison, Jr.

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Harrison, Jr., 1750? - 1799  Search this
Formerly alleged:
Benjamin Harrison, Sr., 1726 - 1791  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 76.2 x 33cm (30 x 13")
Frame: 90.2 x 76.8 x 6.4cm (35 1/2 x 30 1/4 x 2 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1783
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Inkstand  Search this
Printed Material\Papers\Envelope  Search this
Benjamin Harrison, Sr.: Male  Search this
Benjamin Harrison, Sr.: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Virginia  Search this
Benjamin Harrison, Sr.: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Harrison, Sr.: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Harrison, Sr.: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Revolutionary  Search this
Benjamin Harrison, Sr.: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Benjamin Harrison, Jr.: Male  Search this
Benjamin Harrison, Jr.: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Revolutionary  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the National Gallery of Art; gift of the A.W. Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust, 1942
Object number:
S/NPG.65.109
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.65.109

John Ewing

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
John Ewing, 1732 - 1802  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight (Verified): 95.3 x 69.9 x 3.8 cm (37 1/2 x 27 1/2 x 1 1/2")
Frame (Verified): 105.4 x 82.6 x 8.9 cm (41 1/2 x 32 1/2 x 3 1/2")
Stretcher: 92.1 × 69.4 × 3 cm (36 1/4 × 27 5/16 × 1 3/16")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia\Philadelphia
Date:
1788
Topic:
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Costume\Hair Accessory\Wig  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Equipment\Optical Devices\Telescope  Search this
John Ewing: Male  Search this
John Ewing: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Clergyman  Search this
John Ewing: Education\Administrator\University  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; partial gift of Dean Emerson and Maisie Emerson Macy
Object number:
NPG.2001.5
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2001.5

Thomas McKean

Attribution:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas McKean, 19 Mar 1734 - 24 Jun 1817  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 69.9 x 55.9cm (27 1/2 x 22")
Frame: 82.9 x 70.2 x 5.1cm (32 5/8 x 27 5/8 x 2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
after 1787
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Bookcase  Search this
Costume\Hair Accessory\Wig  Search this
Thomas McKean: Male  Search this
Thomas McKean: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Thomas McKean: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Thomas McKean: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Thomas McKean: Politics and Government\Governor\Pennsylvania  Search this
Thomas McKean: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Delaware  Search this
Thomas McKean: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\State Supreme Court Justice\Pennsylvania  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum; gift of the collection of George Buchanan Coale, 1926
Object number:
NPG.66.63
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.66.63

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