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Margaret Mead

Artist:
Ken Heyman, 6 Oct 1930 - 10 Dec 2019  Search this
Sitter:
Margaret Mead, 16 Dec 1901 - 15 Nov 1978  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 38.7 x 38 cm (15 1/4 x 14 15/16")
Sheet: 50.4 x 40.3 cm (19 13/16 x 15 7/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1957/1958 (printed later)
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Exterior\Cityscape  Search this
Margaret Mead: Female  Search this
Margaret Mead: Literature\Writer  Search this
Margaret Mead: Literature\Writer\Scientific  Search this
Margaret Mead: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Margaret Mead: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
Margaret Mead: Literature\Writer\Magazine article  Search this
Margaret Mead: Humanities and Social Sciences\Anthropologist  Search this
Margaret Mead: Humanities and Social Sciences\Researcher  Search this
Margaret Mead: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist  Search this
Margaret Mead: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Margaret Mead: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Institute for Intercultural Studies, Inc.
Object number:
NPG.2006.115
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ken Heyman
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Exhibition:
In Mid-Sentence
On View:
NPG, North Gallery 220
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2006.115

Formation of Guerilla Bands

Artist:
Adalbert John Volck, 14 Apr 1828 - 26 Mar 1912  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 12.3 × 17.2 cm (4 13/16 × 6 3/4")
Sheet: 22.7 × 30.4 cm (8 15/16 × 11 15/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1863
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Weapon\Knife  Search this
Human Figures\Soldier  Search this
Architecture\Ruins  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.79.95.H
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.79.95.H

Chief Black Rock with His Wife and Daughter

Artist:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Native American Woman  Search this
Chief Black Rock  Search this
Unidentified Native American Child  Search this
Unidentified Native American Woman  Search this
Unidentified Native American Child  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
paper: 18 1/4 x 22 1/2 in. (46.4 x 57.2 cm)
painted area: 14 1/2 x 19 1/2 in. (36.8 x 49.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1865
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Headdress  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Weapon\Spear  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Medallion  Search this
Home Furnishings\Blanket  Search this
Unidentified Native American Woman: Female  Search this
Chief Black Rock: Male  Search this
Chief Black Rock: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Detroit Institute of Arts
Website: www.dia.org
Object number:
08.10 DIA
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_08.10_DIA

Jhumpa Lahiri

Title:
"Rock in the Wind" Jhumpa Lahiri
Artist:
Raymond Elman, born 1945  Search this
Sitter:
Jhumpa Lahiri, born 11 Jul 1967  Search this
Medium:
Photograph enhanced with oil pigment on paper adhered to canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 101.6 × 152.4cm (40 × 60")
Type:
Mixed Media
Place:
United States\Massachusetts\Barnstable\Wellfleet
Date:
2012
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Exterior\Waterscape\Seascape  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Watch\Wrist watch  Search this
Jhumpa Lahiri: Female  Search this
Jhumpa Lahiri: Literature\Writer  Search this
Jhumpa Lahiri: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist
Object number:
NPG.2012.85
Restrictions & Rights:
© Raymond Elman
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2012.85

Indian Girl with Pottery Jug

Artist:
Carl Everton Moon, 1878 - 1948?  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Native American Child  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
66 x 81.3cm (26 x 32")
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.a.
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Water  Search this
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Container\Pitcher  Search this
Nature & Environment\Rock  Search this
Home Furnishings\Blanket  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Huntington Library Art Collections and Botanical Gardens
Object number:
25.28 HL
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_25.28_HL

Indian Boy with Buffalo Skull

Artist:
Carl Everton Moon, 1878 - 1948?  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Native American Child  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
81.3 x 66cm (32 x 26")
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.a.
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant  Search this
Exterior\Landscape\Western  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Shoes  Search this
Nature & Environment\Bone\Skull  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Grass  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Huntington Library Art Collections and Botanical Gardens
Object number:
25.29 HL
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_25.29_HL

Hopi Maiden, Village of Walpi

Artist:
Carl Everton Moon, 1878 - 1948?  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Native American Child  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
81.3 x 66cm (32 x 26")
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.a.
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Plant  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Exterior\Architecture  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Equipment\Ladder  Search this
Home Furnishings\Blanket  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Huntington Library Art Collections and Botanical Gardens
Object number:
25.37 HL
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_25.37_HL

A Vision of the Past

Artist:
Eanger Irving Couse, 1866 - 1936  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Native American Child  Search this
Ben Lujan  Search this
Jerry Mirabel, 1870 - 1980  Search this
Francisco Gornez  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
59 X 59" (149.86 x 149.86 cm.)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1913
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Water  Search this
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Home Furnishings\Blanket  Search this
Nature & Environment\Mountain  Search this
Costume\Headgear  Search this
Ben Lujan: Male  Search this
Ben Lujan: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Gardener  Search this
Jerry Mirabel: Male  Search this
Francisco Gornez: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Butler Institute of American Art
Website: www.butlerart.com/
Object number:
919-0-501
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_919-0-501

Shimomura Crossing the Delaware

Title:
Roger Shimomura Self-portrait
Artist:
Roger Shimomura, born 1939  Search this
Sitter:
Roger Shimomura, born 1939  Search this
Medium:
Acrylic on canvas
Dimensions:
3 canvas panels each: 182.9 x 121.9cm (72 x 48")
Overall Unframed: 182.9 x 365.8cm (72 x 144")
Overall Framed: 193 x 375.9cm (76 x 148")
Type:
Painting
Date:
2010
Topic:
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Tricorne  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Vehicle\Boat  Search this
Equipment\Sports Equipment\Oar  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Exterior\Waterscape\Riverscape  Search this
Roger Shimomura: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Gift of Raymond L. Ocampo Jr., Sandra Oleksy Ocampo, and Robert P. Ocampo
Object number:
NPG.2012.71
Restrictions & Rights:
© Roger Shimomura
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2012.71

An Old Nayas Indian, His Granddaughter, and a Boy

Artist:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Native American Child  Search this
Unidentified Native American Woman  Search this
Unidentified Native American Man  Search this
Medium:
Oil on card mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
47.5 x 64cm (18 11/16 x 25 3/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1855/1869
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Water  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Pipe\Peace pipe  Search this
Baggage & Luggage\Bag\Pouch  Search this
Equipment\Sports Equipment\Oar  Search this
Unidentified Native American Woman: Female  Search this
Unidentified Native American Man: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: National Gallery of Art
Website: www.nga.gov
Object number:
1965.16.154 NGA
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1965.16.154_NGA

Ten-sqúat-a-way, The Open Door, Known as The Prophet, Brother of Tecumseh

Artist:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Ten-sqúat-a-way, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas/mounted on aluminum
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 73.7 x 61 cm (29 x 24")
Frame: 86.4 x 73.7 x 3.2 cm (34 x 29 x 1 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1830
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Bead  Search this
Architecture\Wall  Search this
Exterior\Architecture  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Feather  Search this
Weapon\Quiver  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Nose ring  Search this
Nature & Environment\Pelt  Search this
Ten-sqúat-a-way: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
1985.66.279
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1985.66.279

Wah Chee Te and Child

Artist:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Wah-chee-te, born early-mid 19th Century  Search this
Unidentified Child  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
73.7 x 60.9 cm (29 x 24" )
Type:
Painting
Date:
1834
Topic:
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Nature & Environment\Rock  Search this
Unidentified Child: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
1985.66.30 NMAA
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1985.66.30_NMAA

Chippeway Squaw and Child

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Lithographer:
John T. Bowen, 1801 - c. 1856  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Bird King, 26 Sep 1785 - 18 Mar 1862  Search this
James Otto Lewis, 1799 - 1858  Search this
Publisher:
Edward C. Biddle, active early 19th Century  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Native American Woman  Search this
Unidentified Native American Child  Search this
Medium:
Hand-colored lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 50 × 36cm (19 11/16 × 14 3/16")
Type:
Bound Object
Date:
1837
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Print  Search this
Baggage & Luggage\Cradleboard  Search this
Unidentified Native American Woman: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Betty A. and Lloyd G. Schermer
Object number:
NPG.99.167.22
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.99.167.22

Keokuk - Chief of the Sacs and Foxes

Attribution:
Alfred M. Hoffy, active 1835 - 1864  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Bird King, 26 Sep 1785 - 18 Mar 1862  Search this
Lithographer:
J. T. Bowen Lithography Company, active 1834 - 1844?  Search this
Publisher:
Frederick W. Greenough, active c. 1838  Search this
Publication:
Thomas L. McKenney and James Hall's History of the Indian Tribes of North America, 3 vols., Philadelphia, 1837 - 1844  Search this
Sitter:
Keokuk, c. 1790 - 1848  Search this
Unidentified Native American Child  Search this
Medium:
Hand-colored lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 50.6 x 36 cm (19 15/16 x 14 3/16")
Book: 51.5 x 37.5 x 5.4 cm (20 1/4 x 14 3/4 x 2 1/8")
Type:
Bound Object
Date:
1838
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Headdress  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Medal  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Medal\Peace medal  Search this
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Equipment\Staff  Search this
Book  Search this
Keokuk: Male  Search this
Keokuk: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Betty A. and Lloyd G. Schermer
Object number:
NPG.99.168.13
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.99.168.13

Woman with Her Child in a Cradle

Title:
Ju-ah-kis-gaw, Woman with Her Child in a Cradle
Artist:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Ju-ah-kis-gaw, born early 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
73.7 x 60.9 cm (29 x 24" )
Type:
Painting
Date:
1835
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Ju-ah-kis-gaw: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
1985.66.186 NMAA
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1985.66.186_NMAA

Unidentified Mandan Boy, Four Bears, Mink

Title:
Unidentified Mandan Boy, Mah-to-toh-pa, Mi-neek-ee-sunk-te-ka
Mandan Indianer
Mandan Group
Artist:
George Catlin, 26 Jul 1796 - 23 Dec 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Four Bears, c. 1795 - 1837  Search this
Mi-neek-ee-sunk-te-ka, 1800? - 1837?  Search this
Unidentified Native American Child  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
48 x 65.5 cm (18 7/8 x 25 13/16" ), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1850-1855
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Weapon  Search this
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Exterior\Sky  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Feather  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Skin  Search this
Four Bears: Male  Search this
Four Bears: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Mi-neek-ee-sunk-te-ka: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Museum fur Volkerkunde
Object number:
GE010005
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_GE010005

Native American Indian Ceremony

Artist:
Valentine Walter Lewis Bromley, 1848 - 1877  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Native American Man  Search this
Unidentified Native American Child  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
11.0 x 14.0 cm (4 5/16 x 5 1/2" ), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1876
Topic:
Exterior\Landscape\Western  Search this
Architecture\Building\Tent\Tepee  Search this
Exterior\Forest  Search this
Unidentified Native American Man: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: British Museum, Department of Ethnography
Website: www.thebritishmuseum.ac.uk/
Object number:
UK150169
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_UK150169

Indian Woman and Child of Pomeiooc

Title:
Indian Woman and Young Girl
Cheife (Chief) Herowans Wyfe of Pomeoc. and her Daughter
Artist:
John White, active 1585 - 1593  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Native American Woman  Search this
Unidentified Native American Child  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite, touched with white drawing on paper
Dimensions:
Estimate: 26.3 x 14.9 cm (10 3/8 x 5 7/8" )
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1585-1593
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Container\Pot  Search this
Painting  Search this
Toy\Doll  Search this
Unidentified Native American Woman: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: British Museum, Department of Prints and Drawings
Website: www.thebritishmuseum.ac.uk/
Object number:
1906-5-9-1-13
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1906-5-9-1-13

Indian Woman of Pomeiooc Carrying a Child

Title:
Indian Woman and Baby of Pomeiooc
Wife of an Herowan of Pomeiooc
Artist:
John White, active 1585 - 1593  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Native American Woman  Search this
Unidentified Native American Child  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite, touched with white drawing on paper
Dimensions:
Estimate: 25.7 x 14.1 cm (10 1/8 x 5 9/16" )
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1585-1593
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Painting  Search this
Unidentified Native American Woman: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: British Museum, Department of Prints and Drawings
Website: www.thebritishmuseum.ac.uk/
Object number:
1906-5-9-1-15
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1906-5-9-1-15

Martin Luther King, Jr., wife Coretta Scott King, and their daughter Yolanda

Artist:
Dan Weiner, 1919 - 1959  Search this
Sitter:
Martin Luther King, Jr., 15 Jan 1929 - 4 Apr 1968  Search this
Coretta Scott King, 27 Apr 1927 - 30 Jan 2006  Search this
Yolanda Denise King, 17 Nov 1955 - 15 May 2007  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 27.7 x 35.5cm (10 7/8 x 14")
Mat: 55.9 x 71.1cm (22 x 28")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Alabama\Montgomery\Montgomery
Date:
1956
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Pearl  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Bonnet  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Veil  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower\Corsage  Search this
Exterior\Cityscape  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Feather  Search this
Coretta Scott King: Female  Search this
Coretta Scott King: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Coretta Scott King: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Yolanda Denise King: Female  Search this
Yolanda Denise King: Literature\Writer  Search this
Yolanda Denise King: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Yolanda Denise King: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Yolanda Denise King: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Male  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist\Civil rights leader  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Minister  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Nobel Prize  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution © Sandra Weiner
Object number:
NPG.94.253
Restrictions & Rights:
© International Center of Photography, New York
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.94.253

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