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Marian Anderson

Artist:
William Henry Johnson, 18 Mar 1901 - 13 Apr 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
Oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
Board: 90.5 × 73.3 cm (35 5/8 × 28 7/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1945
Topic:
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
1967.59.657 SAAM
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Exhibition:
One Life: Marian Anderson
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 141
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1967.59.657_SAAM

Marian Anderson sings at the Lincoln Memorial, Washington, D.C.

Artist:
Arthur Ellis, 1912 - 3 Feb 1989  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Unidentified Man  Search this
Associated Person:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 34.8 × 27.6 cm (13 11/16 × 10 7/8")
Sheet: 35.6 × 28.3 cm (14 × 11 1/8")
Mat: 50.8 × 40.6 cm (20 × 16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington\parks\The Mall
Date:
Apr 9, 1939
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Piano  Search this
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Exterior\Exterior with Interior View  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture\Statue  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat\Fur  Search this
Architecture\Stairs  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Gift from the Trustees of the Corcoran Gallery of Art (Estate of Frederica Ellis, wife of Arthur J. Ellis) The Corcoran Gallery of Art, one of the country’s first private museums, was established in 1869 to promote art and American genius. In 2014 the Works from the Corcoran Collection were distributed to institutions in Washington, D.C.
Object number:
NPG.2019.45
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
One Life: Marian Anderson
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 141
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2019.45

Marian Anderson

Artist:
Beauford Delaney, 1901 - 1979  Search this
Sitter:
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 160 × 130.8 cm (63 × 51 1/2")
Frame: 168.1 × 135.9 × 4.8 cm (66 3/16 × 53 1/2 × 1 7/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1965
Topic:
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Website: https://www.vmfa.museum/
Object number:
2012.277 VMFA
Restrictions & Rights:
Photo by Travis Fullerton, © Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Exhibition:
One Life: Marian Anderson
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 141
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_2012.277_VMFA

Marian Anderson and Leonard Bernstein

Artist:
Ruth Orkin, 3 Sep 1921 - Jan 1985  Search this
Sitter:
Leonard Bernstein, 25 Aug 1918 - 14 Oct 1990  Search this
Marian Anderson, 27 Feb 1897 - 8 Apr 1993  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 24.1 x 17.1 cm (9 1/2 x 6 3/4")
Mat: 55.9 x 40.6 cm (22 x 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1947
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Piano  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Stool  Search this
Music\Sheet music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Female  Search this
Marian Anderson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Opera  Search this
Marian Anderson: Education\Educator\Teacher\Music  Search this
Marian Anderson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Marian Anderson: Congressional Gold Medal  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:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.98.82
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1947 Ruth Orkin
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
One Life: Marian Anderson
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 141
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.98.82

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