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Congratulatory telegram to President Buchanan on the completion of the first Trans-Atlantic cable

Author:
Queen Victoria, English, born London, England 1819-died Osborne, England 1901  Search this
Medium:
telegram, mounted and framed
Dimensions:
sight 17 1/2 x 34 1/2 in. (44.5 x 87.7 cm.)
Type:
Other
Date:
1858
Topic:
Object\written matter\letter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Harriet Lane Johnston
Object number:
1906.9.23
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Portrait of Queen Victoria

Artist:
Unidentified (British)  Search this
Sitter:
Queen Victoria  Search this
Medium:
photograph in red plush frame, autographed
Dimensions:
sight 10 1/4 x 6 1/8 in. (26.0 x 15.5 cm.)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1898
Topic:
Recreation\leisure\reading  Search this
Portrait female  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Harriet Lane Johnston
Object number:
1906.9.24
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Bible upon which U. S. President James Buchanan took the oath of office

Publisher:
Oxford University Press, founded 1668  Search this
Medium:
Reddish brown velvet, gilt edges, brass details and clasp
Dimensions:
closed: 5 3/4 x 4 3/8 x 2 in. (14.7 x 11.0 x 5.0 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Book
Date:
1853
Topic:
Occupation\political\president  Search this
Object\written matter\Bible  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Harriet Lane Johnston
Object number:
1906.9.26.1
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Letter to U. S. President James Buchanan, March 24, 1862

Author:
Edward, Prince of Wales, English, born London, England 1841-died London, England 1910  Search this
Medium:
pen and ink on paper; letter and envelope in elaborate brass frame
Dimensions:
frame: 24 3/8 x 17 7/8 in. (62.0 x 45.5 cm) irregular
Type:
Other
Date:
1862
Topic:
Occupation\political\president  Search this
Object\written matter\letter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Harriet Lane Johnston
Object number:
1906.9.29
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Harriet Lane Johnston

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Sitter:
Harriet Lane Johnston  Search this
Medium:
photograph
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 9 1/4 x 6 in. (23.4 x 15.1 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1898
Topic:
Portrait female  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Harriet Lane Johnston
Object number:
1906.9.33
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John Hampden

Artist:
Jacobus Houbraken, Dutch, born Dordrecht, Netherlands 1698-died Amsterdam, Netherlands 1780  Search this
Sitter:
John Hampden  Search this
Medium:
engraving on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 14 3/4 x 9 3/8 in. (37.5 x 23.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1740
Topic:
Occupation\other\aristocrat  Search this
Dress\historic\armor  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Harriet Lane Johnston
Object number:
1906.9.34
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Christ before Pilate

Artist:
Walter Beck, born Dayton, OH 1864-died Millbrook, NY 1954  Search this
Medium:
pastel
Dimensions:
48 x 32 in. (121.9 x 81.3 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Religion\New Testament\Christ  Search this
Religion\New Testament\Pilate  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of William T. Evans
Object number:
1913.1.2
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Easter Greetings

Artist:
Walter Shirlaw, born Paisley, Scotland 1838-died Madrid, Spain 1909  Search this
Medium:
pastel
Dimensions:
52 1/4 x 29 1/4 in. (132.7 x 74.3 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1895
Topic:
Figure group\female and child  Search this
Ceremony\holiday\Easter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Walter Shirlaw
Object number:
1913.11.4
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Figure of an Old Man

Artist:
Jules Adler, French, born Luxeuil, France 1865-died Nogent-sur-Marne, France 1952  Search this
Medium:
crayon on paper
Dimensions:
sight 16 1/8 x 11 1/2 in. (41.0 x 29.2 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1914
Topic:
Dress\accessory\umbrella  Search this
Figure male\elderly\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Republic of France
Object number:
1915.11.1
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Premier Drapeau Pris a l'Ennemi/Drapeau du 132e d'Infanterie/Ier Regiment de Basse-Alsace Strasbourg/Pris le 15 aout 1914/a St. Blaise par les Chasseurs a Pied/a Nos Amis d'Amerique

Artist:
Joseph-Felix Bouchor, French, born Paris, France 1853-died Paris, France 1937  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Still life\other\flag  Search this
Animal\bird\eagle  Search this
History\United States\World War I  Search this
Emblem  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Republic of France
Object number:
1915.11.10
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Schoolgirl

Artist:
Louise Breslau, Swiss, born Munich, Germany 1856-died Neuilly, France 1927  Search this
Medium:
charcoal and chalk on paper
Dimensions:
sight 21 1/2 x 8 3/4 in. (54.6 x 22.2 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure female\child  Search this
Recreation\leisure\reading  Search this
Occupation\education\student  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Republic of France
Object number:
1915.11.11
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Old Woman

Artist:
Eugène Burnand, Swiss, born Moudon, Switzerland 1850-died Paris, France 1921  Search this
Sitter:
unidentified  Search this
unidentified  Search this
Medium:
crayon
Dimensions:
15 x 11 in. (38.1 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Portrait female\bust  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Portrait female\elderly  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Republic of France
Object number:
1915.11.12
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Greeting

Artist:
Antoine Calbet, French, born Engayrac, France 1860-died Paris, France 1944  Search this
Medium:
crayon and chalk
Dimensions:
sight: 15 x 9 in. (38.1 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group\female  Search this
Recreation\leisure\conversation  Search this
State of being\emotion\friendship  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Republic of France
Object number:
1915.11.13
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Sketch of a Lady

Artist:
Emile Auguste Carolus-Duran, French, born Lille, France 1838-died Paris, France 1917  Search this
Medium:
pencil
Dimensions:
sight: 12 x 9 in. (30.5 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Study  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Republic of France
Object number:
1915.11.14
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Nurse and Patient

Artist:
Jules Cayron, French, born Paris, France 1868-died 1940  Search this
Medium:
crayon and chalk on paper
Dimensions:
sight: 18 1/2 x 13 1/8 in. (47 x 33.3 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1915
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\medicine\nurse  Search this
Occupation\military\soldier  Search this
State of being\evil\war  Search this
History\United States\World War I  Search this
State of being\illness\wound  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Republic of France
Object number:
1915.11.15
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Ostend

Artist:
Arsène Chabanian, Armenian, born Erzurum, Turkey 1864-died Paris, France 1949  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Dimensions:
sight 11 3/4 x 16 1/2 in. (29.8 x 41.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\beach  Search this
Recreation\sport and play\swimming  Search this
Landscape\Netherlands\Ostend  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\recreation  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Republic of France
Object number:
1915.11.16
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Young Girl

Artist:
Paul Chabas, French, born Nantes, France 1869-died Paris, France 1937  Search this
Medium:
crayon on paper
Dimensions:
14 1/2 x 13 in. (36.8 x 33 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure female\child  Search this
Figure female\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Republic of France
Object number:
1915.11.17
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Le Creusot, Usines Schnider (Partie Nord)

Artist:
Louis Charlot, French, born Cussy-en-Morvan, France 1878-died Uchon, France 1951  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and crayon
Dimensions:
18 1/2 x 23 in. (47.0 x 58.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1915
Topic:
Landscape\road  Search this
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Landscape\France\Le Creusot  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Republic of France
Object number:
1915.11.18
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The Clown

Artist:
Jules Cheret, French, born Paris, France 1836-died Nice, France 1932  Search this
Medium:
crayon on paper
Dimensions:
15 1/2 x 9 1/4 in. (39.4 x 23.5 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1915
Topic:
Figure male\full length  Search this
Dress\accessory\cane  Search this
Dress\costume\clown costume  Search this
Object\furniture\stool  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Republic of France
Object number:
1915.11.19
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Ancient Castle

Artist:
Georgette Agutte, French, born Paris, France 1867-died Chamonix, France 1922  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on paperboard
Dimensions:
14 7/8 x 17 7/8 in. (37.8 x 45.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1903
Topic:
Landscape\France\Carcassonne  Search this
Architecture Exterior\castle\Carcassone Castle  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Republic of France
Object number:
1915.11.2
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