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Description of the panorama of the palace and gardens of Versailles, painted by Mr. Vanderlyn. The original sketches of which were taken on the spot, by him, in the autumn of 1815 ..

Author:
Vanderlyn, John 1775-1852  Search this
Physical description:
11 p. fold. pl. 23 x 15 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Versailles (France)
Date:
1820
Topic:
Panoramas  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.V23 A1
N40.1.V23A1
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_155161

Joel Barlow

Artist:
John Vanderlyn, 1776 - 1852  Search this
Sitter:
Joel Barlow, 24 Mar 1754 - 26 Dec 1812  Search this
Medium:
Charcoal, pencil and china white on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 × 15.2 cm (7 7/8 × 6")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1798
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Joel Barlow: Male  Search this
Joel Barlow: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Joel Barlow: Literature\Writer  Search this
Joel Barlow: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Joel Barlow: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Joel Barlow: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Joel Barlow
Object number:
NPG.76.31
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.76.31

The Landing of Columbus

Artist:
John Vanderlyn, born Kingston, NY 1775-died Kingston, NY 1852  Search this
Sitter:
Christopher Columbus  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
27 3/8 x 40 1/4 in. (69.5 x 102.3 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1840
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Waterscape\boat  Search this
Ethnic\Indian  Search this
Occupation\other\explorer  Search this
History\United States\discovery of United States  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of I. Austin Kelly III
Object number:
1971.5
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 7A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1971.5

James Madison

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
John Vanderlyn, 1776 - 1852  Search this
Sitter:
James Madison, 16 Mar 1751 - 28 Jun 1836  Search this
Medium:
Stipple engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 20.3cm x 13.3cm (8" x 5 1/4")
Sheet: 22cm x 15.5cm (8 11/16" x 6 1/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1801-1810
Topic:
James Madison: Male  Search this
James Madison: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Virginia  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
James Madison: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\Statesman\Signer of Constitution  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.91.20
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.91.20

Caius Marius on the Ruins of Carthage

Artist:
Stephen Alonzo Schoff, born Danville, VT 1818-died Norfolk, CT 1904  Search this
Copy after:
John Vanderlyn, born Kingston, NY 1775-died Kingston, NY 1852  Search this
Sitter:
Gaius Marius  Search this
Medium:
engraving
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Architecture\ruins  Search this
Portrait male\full length  Search this
Landscape\Tunisia\Carthage  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of William Page Howell
Object number:
1979.135.4
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1979.135.4

James Monroe

Artist:
Joseph Castel, French, born Nice, France 1798-died Rome, Italy 1856  Search this
Copy after:
John Vanderlyn, born Kingston, NY 1775-died Kingston, NY 1852  Search this
Sitter:
James Monroe  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
image (oval): 3 1/4 x 2 5/8 in. (8.1 x 6.6 cm)
Type:
Painting-Miniature
Date:
ca. 1818
Topic:
Occupation\political\president  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Mary Elizabeth Spencer
Object number:
1999.27.4
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1999.27.4

Theodosia Bartow Burr Alston

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
John Vanderlyn, 1776 - 1852  Search this
Sitter:
Theodosia Bartow Burr Alston, 21 Jun 1783 - Jan 1813  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
68cm x 56cm (26 3/4" x 22 1/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1850-1900
Topic:
Theodosia Bartow Burr Alston: Female  Search this
Theodosia Bartow Burr Alston: Society and Social Change\Hostess  Search this
Theodosia Bartow Burr Alston: Politics and Government\First Lady\South Carolina  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.76.29
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.76.29

Samuel Ringgold

Artist:
John Vanderlyn, 1776 - 1852  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Ringgold, 1796 - 11 May 1846  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Frame: 96.5 x 83.2 x 5.7cm (38 x 32 3/4 x 2 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1825
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Cape  Search this
Samuel Ringgold: Male  Search this
Samuel Ringgold: Military\Army\Officer  Search this
Samuel Ringgold: Science and Technology\Inventor\Military  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the William Woodville Estate
Object number:
NPG.96.93
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.96.93

Elbridge Gerry

Artist:
James Barton Longacre, 11 Aug 1794 - 1 Jan 1869  Search this
Copy after:
John Vanderlyn, 1776 - 1852  Search this
Sitter:
Elbridge Gerry, 17 Jul 1744 - 23 Nov 1814  Search this
Medium:
Ink wash on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 9.8cm x 8.2cm (3 7/8" x 3 1/4")
Sheet: 17.6cm x 13cm (6 15/16" x 5 1/8")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1820
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Elbridge Gerry: Male  Search this
Elbridge Gerry: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Elbridge Gerry: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Elbridge Gerry: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Elbridge Gerry: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
Elbridge Gerry: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Elbridge Gerry: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.297
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.297

William Wirt

Artist:
Cephas Thompson, 1 Jul 1775 - 6 Nov 1856  Search this
Former attribution:
John Vanderlyn, 1776 - 1852  Search this
Sitter:
William Wirt, 8 Nov 1772 - 18 Feb 1834  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Frame: 107 x 90.2 x 8.9cm (42 1/8 x 35 1/2 x 3 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1809-1810
Topic:
William Wirt: Male  Search this
William Wirt: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
William Wirt: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\US Attorney General  Search this
William Wirt: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Virginia  Search this
William Wirt: Literature\Writer  Search this
William Wirt: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.89.11
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.89.11

Elizabeth Washington Gamble Wirt

Artist:
Cephas Thompson, 1 Jul 1775 - 6 Nov 1856  Search this
Former attribution:
John Vanderlyn, 1776 - 1852  Search this
Sitter:
Elizabeth Washington Gamble Wirt, 30 Jan 1784 - 24 Jan 1857  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Frame: 111.1 x 94.6 x 6.4cm (43 3/4 x 37 1/4 x 2 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1809-1810
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Elizabeth Washington Gamble Wirt: Female  Search this
Elizabeth Washington Gamble Wirt: Literature\Writer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.89.12
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.89.12

James Monroe

Artist:
John Vanderlyn, 1776 - 1852  Search this
Sitter:
James Monroe, 28 Apr 1758 - 4 Jul 1831  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 67.3 × 57.2cm (26 1/2 × 22 1/2")
Frame (Verified): 87 x 78.1 x 10.2cm (34 1/4 x 30 3/4 x 4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1816
Topic:
James Monroe: Male  Search this
James Monroe: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Virginia  Search this
James Monroe: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
James Monroe: Military\Army\Officer\Captain  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Monroe: Education\Administrator\University\Trustee  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.70.59
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.70.59

James Monroe

Artist:
James Herring, 12 Jan 1794 - 8 Oct 1867  Search this
Copy after:
John Vanderlyn, 1776 - 1852  Search this
Sitter:
James Monroe, 28 Apr 1758 - 4 Jul 1831  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76 x 63.5cm (29 15/16 x 25")
Frame: 92.1 x 80 x 9.2cm (36 1/4 x 31 1/2 x 3 5/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1834
Topic:
James Monroe: Male  Search this
James Monroe: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Virginia  Search this
James Monroe: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
James Monroe: Military\Army\Officer\Captain  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Monroe: Education\Administrator\University\Trustee  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  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:
NPG.65.62
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
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edanmdm:npg_NPG.65.62

Aaron Burr

Title:
New Universal Biographical Dictionary and American Remembrancer
Artist:
Enoch G. Gridley, active 1801 - 1818  Search this
Copy after:
John Vanderlyn, 1776 - 1852  Search this
Sitter:
Aaron Burr, 6 Feb 1756 - 14 Sep 1836  Search this
Author:
James Hardie  Search this
Medium:
Stipple engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Book (open): 21.6 x 21.6cm (8 1/2 x 8 1/2")
Type:
Bound Object
Date:
c. 1801
Topic:
Book  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Aaron Burr: Male  Search this
Aaron Burr: Politics and Government\State Legislator\New York  Search this
Aaron Burr: Politics and Government\US Senator\New York  Search this
Aaron Burr: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Aaron Burr: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Aaron Burr: Military\Soldier\Revolution  Search this
Aaron Burr: Politics and Government\State Attorney General\New York  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.184.4.B
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.184.4.B

James Monroe

Artist:
Moody Morse Peabody, 1789 - 1866  Search this
Copy after:
John Vanderlyn, 1776 - 1852  Search this
Sitter:
James Monroe, 28 Apr 1758 - 4 Jul 1831  Search this
Medium:
Stipple engraving
Dimensions:
18.7cm x 16.1cm (7 3/8" x 6 5/16"), Image
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1817
Topic:
James Monroe: Male  Search this
James Monroe: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Virginia  Search this
James Monroe: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
James Monroe: Military\Army\Officer\Captain  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Monroe: Education\Administrator\University\Trustee  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.85.135
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.85.135

James Monroe

Artist:
Thomas Gimbrede, 1781 - 1832  Search this
Copy after:
John Vanderlyn, 1776 - 1852  Search this
Sitter:
James Monroe, 28 Apr 1758 - 4 Jul 1831  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 36.3 x 25.7 cm (14 5/16 x 10 1/8")
Mat: 55.9 x 40.6 cm (22 x 16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1817
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Drape  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
James Monroe: Male  Search this
James Monroe: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Virginia  Search this
James Monroe: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
James Monroe: Military\Army\Officer\Captain  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Monroe: Education\Administrator\University\Trustee  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2008.118
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2008.118

Vanderlyn, John

Collection Creator:
Bulliet, C.J. (Clarence Joseph), 1883-1952  Search this
Container:
Box 23, Folder 81
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1888-1959
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The C. J. Bulliet papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
The C. J. Bulliet papers, circa 1888-1959. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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C. J. (Clarence Joseph) Bulliet papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bullclar-ref3183

Vanderlyn, John (NM), 1988

Collection Creator::
Archives of American Art  Search this
Container:
Box 29 of 55
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2019; Transferring office; 3/2/1988 memorandum, Massa to Fleckner; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-089, Archives of American Art, Departmental Records
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Departmental Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa06-089-refidd1e12107

James Madison

Artist:
John Vanderlyn, 1776 - 1852  Search this
Sitter:
James Madison, 16 Mar 1751 - 28 Jun 1836  Search this
Medium:
Charcoal on laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 28.2cm x 21.4cm (11 1/8" x 8 7/16"), Accurate
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1816
Topic:
James Madison: Male  Search this
James Madison: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Virginia  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
James Madison: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\Statesman\Signer of Constitution  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Denver Art Museum
Website: www.denverartmuseum.org/
Object number:
1974.424
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1974.424

Samuel Bard

Artist:
Thomas McClelland, flourished 1821  Search this
Copy after:
John Vanderlyn, 1776 - 1852  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Bard, 1742 - 1821  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 81.4 x 64.6cm (32 1/16 x 25 7/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
before 1821
Topic:
Printed Material\Document\Scroll  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Inkstand  Search this
Samuel Bard: Male  Search this
Samuel Bard: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
Samuel Bard: Education\Administrator\College\President  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Columbia University, Art Properties
Website: library.columbia.edu/locations/avery/art-properties.html
Object number:
COO.461
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_COO.461

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