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George Washington

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Silver-colored metal
Dimensions:
Diameter: 3.5 cm (1 3/8" )
Type:
Medal
Date:
c. 1887
Topic:
Symbols & Motifs\Masonic symbols  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of John and Ann Sanders
Object number:
AD/NPG.2001.1
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Letter from Isamu Noguchi to Ginger Rogers

Author:
Isamu Noguchi, 17 Nov 1904 - 30 Dec 1988  Search this
Addressee:
Ginger Rogers, 16 Jul 1911 - 25 Apr 1995  Search this
Medium:
Typewriter ink on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 31.1 x 22.2cm (12 1/4 x 8 3/4")
Type:
Document
Date:
Jul 14, 1942
Topic:
Document\Letter  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Roberta Olden / The Ginger Collection
Object number:
AD/NPG.2003.1
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Letter from Isamu Noguchi to Ginger Rogers

Author:
Isamu Noguchi, 17 Nov 1904 - 30 Dec 1988  Search this
Addressee:
Ginger Rogers, 16 Jul 1911 - 25 Apr 1995  Search this
Medium:
Typewriter ink on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 30.8 × 22.1 cm (12 1/8 × 8 11/16")
Type:
Document
Date:
Aug 17, 1942
Topic:
Document\Letter  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Roberta Olden / The Ginger Collection
Object number:
AD/NPG.2003.2
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Georgia O'Keeffe in LIFE Magazine, March 1, 1968

Artist:
John Loengard, born 1934  Search this
Publisher:
Life Magazine, founded 1883  Search this
Sitter:
Georgia O'Keeffe, 15 Nov 1887 - 6 Mar 1986  Search this
Medium:
Magazine
Dimensions:
34.1 x 26.5 cm (13 7/16 x 10 7/16")
Culture:
Georgia O'Keeffe: American\Irish American  Search this
Georgia O'Keeffe: American\Italian American  Search this
Type:
Periodical
Date:
March 1, 1968
Topic:
Georgia O'Keeffe: Female  Search this
Georgia O'Keeffe: Literature\Writer  Search this
Georgia O'Keeffe: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Georgia O'Keeffe: Visual Arts\Art Instructor  Search this
Georgia O'Keeffe: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; acquired through the generosity of Pat and John Rosenwald
Object number:
AD/NPG.2004.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© John Loengard
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Whitehurst Daguerrean Galleries advertisement

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Associated Person:
Whitehurst Studio, active 1849 - 1860  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 26.6 x 19 cm (10 1/2 x 7 1/2")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1853
Topic:
Commercial  Search this
Commercial\Advertisement  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of an anonymous donor
Object number:
AD/NPG.2005.1
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Matchbook: Jack Dempsey Knocks out Jess Willard, July 4, 1919, and Becomes Champion of the World

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
James Montgomery Flagg, 18 Jun 1877 - 27 May 1960  Search this
Sitter:
Jack Dempsey, 24 Jun 1895 - 31 May 1983  Search this
Jess Willard, 29 Dec 1881 - 15 Dec 1968  Search this
Medium:
Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3.8 x 11.3cm (1 1/2 x 4 7/16")
Type:
Print
Topic:
Jess Willard: Male  Search this
Jess Willard: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Boxer  Search this
Jack Dempsey: Male  Search this
Jack Dempsey: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Boxer  Search this
Jack Dempsey: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Restaurateur  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Beverly Jones Cox
Object number:
AD/NPG.2005.3
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Exhibition:
Champions
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 350 Mezzanine
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
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edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.2005.3

Shrimp Fork from Jack Dempsey's Broadway Restaurant

Artist:
Unidentified Maker  Search this
Associated Person:
Jack Dempsey, 24 Jun 1895 - 31 May 1983  Search this
Medium:
Plastic and ?
Dimensions:
15.2 x 1.3 x 0.2cm (6 x 1/2 x 1/16")
Type:
Artifact
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Beverly Jones Cox
Object number:
AD/NPG.2005.4
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Exhibition:
Champions
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 350 Mezzanine
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
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edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.2005.4

The Persian Gulf Stream

Artist:
Draper Hill, 1 Jul 1935 - 13 May 2009  Search this
Medium:
Ink over pencil with gouache on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 34 x 38 cm (13 3/8 x 14 15/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1980
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Exterior\Waterscape\Seascape  Search this
Vehicle\Boat  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Goatee  Search this
Cartoon  Search this
Cartoon\Political  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Human Figures\Symbolic Figure\Uncle Sam  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of John Wilmerding
Object number:
AD/NPG.2006.1
Restrictions & Rights:
©1980 The Detroit News
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Guevara Chair

Artist:
Draper Hill, 1 Jul 1935 - 13 May 2009  Search this
Medium:
Ink over graphite with gouache on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20.1 x 30.2 cm (7 15/16 x 11 7/8")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1969
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of John Wilmerding
Object number:
AD/NPG.2006.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Draper Hill
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Private Gordon

Title:
The Views of Judge Woodward and Bishop Hopkins...
Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
William D. McPherson  Search this
Mr. Oliver  Search this
Sitter:
Gordon  Search this
Author:
Frances Anne Kemble Butler, 1809 - 1893  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 22.6 x 14.8 cm (8 7/8 x 5 13/16")
Culture:
Gordon: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Book
Date:
1863
Topic:
Print  Search this
Book\Journal  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Gordon: Male  Search this
Gordon: Society and Social Change\Enslaved person  Search this
Gordon: Military\Army\Soldier  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of an anonymous donor
Object number:
AD/NPG.2006.3
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Demanding Child

Artist:
Bill Griffith  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14.6 x 36.9 cm (5 3/4 x 14 1/2")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
2006
Topic:
Interior\Art gallery  Search this
Cartoon  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; purchased with Director's Circle Funds
Object number:
AD/NPG.2006.4
Restrictions & Rights:
©2006 Bill Griffith, world rights reserved. Distributed by King Features Syndicate
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Opening Day at the Reynolds Center, July 1, 2006

Artist:
Jerry Spagnoli, born 14 Jan 1956  Search this
Medium:
Whole-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 15.6 x 20.6 cm (6 1/8 x 8 1/8")
Plate: 16.4 x 21.4 cm (6 7/16 x 8 7/16")
Case Open: 40.1 x 25.1 x 1 cm (15 13/16 x 9 7/8 x 3/8")
Case Closed: 20 x 25.1 x 2 cm (7 7/8 x 9 7/8 x 13/16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington
Date:
1 Jul 2006
Topic:
Architecture\Building  Search this
Human Figures\Crowd  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
AD/NPG.2006.5
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Opening day at the Reynolds Center, July 1, 2006

Artist:
Jerry Spagnoli, born 14 Jan 1956  Search this
Medium:
Whole-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 15.6 x 20.6 cm (6 1/8 x 8 1/8")
Plate: 16.4 x 21.4 cm (6 7/16 x 8 7/16")
Case Open: 40.1 x 25.1 x 1 cm (15 13/16 x 9 7/8 x 3/8")
Case Closed: 20 x 25.1 x 2 cm (7 7/8 x 9 7/8 x 13/16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington
Date:
1 Jul 2006
Topic:
Cased object  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
AD/NPG.2006.6
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Opening Day at the Reynolds Center, July 1, 2006

Artist:
Jerry Spagnoli, born 14 Jan 1956  Search this
Medium:
Whole-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image: 15.6 x 20.6 cm (6 1/8 x 8 1/8")
Plate: 16.4 x 21.4 cm (6 7/16 x 8 7/16")
Case Open: 40.1 x 25.1 x 1 cm (15 13/16 x 9 7/8 x 3/8")
Case Closed: 20 x 25.1 x 2cm (7 7/8 x 9 7/8 x 13/16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington
Date:
1 Jun 2006
Topic:
Cased object  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
AD/NPG.2006.7
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William Linn walking stick

Associated Person:
William Linn, 27 Feb 1752 - 8 Jan 1808  Search this
Medium:
Wood and engraved metal
Dimensions:
Sight: 92.1 x 2.5cm (36 1/4 x 1" in diameter)
Type:
Decorative Arts
Date:
c. 1800
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of DeWitt Linn Sage
Object number:
AD/NPG.2007.1
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Gurney's Daguerrean Saloon - Broadway, New York

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Associated Person:
Jeremiah Gurney, 12 Oct 1812 - 21 Apr 1895  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17.5 x 26.7 cm (6 7/8 x 10 1/2")
Mat: 35.6 x 45.7 cm (14 x 18")
Type:
Print
Date:
1853
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Larry J. West
Object number:
AD/NPG.2007.22
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Advertisement for M. M. Lawrence's Gallery, New York

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Associated Person:
Martin M. Lawrence, 1809 - 1859  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 26.5 x 19 cm (10 7/16 x 7 1/2")
Mat: 45.7 x 35.6 cm (18 x 14")
Type:
Print
Date:
1854
Topic:
Commercial\Advertisement  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Larry J. West
Object number:
AD/NPG.2007.24
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View of Broadway

Attribution:
Henry Bricher, 1817 - ?  Search this
Copy after:
J. Wade  Search this
Associated Person:
Meade Brothers Studio, active c. 1840 - c. 1869  Search this
Medium:
Color relief print with lithography
Dimensions:
Image: 25.7 x 42.7cm (10 1/8 x 16 13/16")
Sheet: 35.4 x 48.3cm (13 15/16 x 19")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1854
Topic:
Print  Search this
Exterior\Cityscape  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Larry J. West
Object number:
AD/NPG.2007.26
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Provost Marshal Pass, April 8, 1865

Associated Person:
Alfred R. Waud, 2 Oct 1828 - 6 Apr 1891  Search this
Medium:
Engraving and ink on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 x 20.3cm (3 9/16 x 8")
Mat: 45.7 x 35.6cm (18 x 14")
Note: Mat will also accomodate AD/NPG.2007.31 and AD/NPG.2007.32
Type:
Document
Date:
1865
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Larry J. West
Object number:
AD/NPG.2007.30
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War Department Pass, November 25, 1864

Associated Person:
Alfred R. Waud, 2 Oct 1828 - 6 Apr 1891  Search this
James Gardner, 1832 - ?  Search this
Medium:
Engraving and ink on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7.3 x 13.8cm (2 7/8 x 5 7/16")
Mat: 45.7 x 35.6cm (18 x 14")
Note: Mat will also accommodate AD/NPG.2007.30 and AD/NPG.2007.32
Type:
Document
Date:
1864
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Larry J. West
Object number:
AD/NPG.2007.31
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