Query: Artists -- United States -- Portraits
The artists of America : a series of biographical sketches of American artists : with portraits and designs on steel / by C. Edwards Lester
Creators:
Lester, C. Edwards (Charles Edwards), 1815-1890
Dates:
1846
Size:
vi, 257 p., [8] leaves of plates ; (on partial microfilm reel) (ill., ports., 23 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.lestchar2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Washington Allston.--Henry Inman.--Benjamin West.--Gilbert Charles Stuart.--John Trumbull.--James DeVeaux.--Rembrandt Peale.--Thomas Crawford.

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[Artists' portraits from Henry Tuckerman's Book of the Artists...], circa 1865]-1867
Creators:
Rockwood, George Gardner, 1832-1911
Dates:
undated
Size:
24 Items (photographic prints, b&w, 17 1/2 x 13 1/2 cm., on sheet 30 1/2 x 24 cm. or smaller.)
Collection ID:
AAA.rockgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Portraits of artists taken by George Rockwood and Napoleon Sarony (Sarony Photographic Co.) for the large paper, extra-illustrated edition of Henry Tuckerman's, "American artist life : comprising biographical and critical sketches of American artists : preceded by an historical account of the rise and progress of art in America : with an appendix …

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Charles Henry Hart autograph collection
Creators:
Hart, Charles Henry, 1847-1918
Dates:
1731-1918
Size:
1.71 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hartchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Charles Henry Hart autograph collection dates from 1731-1917 and measures 1.71 linear feet comprised of 232 letters, portrait prints, and other documents signed by American artists. There is a .01 linear foot (6 items) unprocessed addition to this collection donated in 2021 that includes a letter from Winslow Homer to Mr. Clarke, November 28, 1892; typed and annotated lists of autographs of artists in the collections of Charles Henry Hart; handwritten note about English painter and engraver, John Keyse Sherwin, undated; handwritten note regarding Gennearino Persico, miniature artist, July 18, 1826.

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Bettina Steinke papers
Creators:
Steinke, Bettina, 1913-1999
Dates:
1936-1998
bulk 1936-1976
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.steibett
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs, printed material, and artifacts documenting Bettina Steinke's career as a portrait painter.

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Exhibition Records
Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Office of Exhibitions
Dates:
circa 1968-1976
Size:
14.5 cu. ft. (29 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 361
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Records in this record unit document the exhibition research and activities of the National Portrait Gallery and its Office of Exhibitions. Particularly well represented are exhibitions mounted between 1974 and 1976, with materials documenting research and publications on numerous artists, paintings, prints, broadsides, books, documents and letters. A large amount of correspondence …

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Alfred T. Agate drawings from the United States Exploring Expedition
Creators:
Agate, Alfred T., 1812-1846
Dates:
1838-1842
Size:
5 Drawings
2 Engravings
Collection ID:
NAA.MS382524
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of five (5) watercolor drawings and two (2) engravings made by Alfred T. Agate for the United States Exploring Expedition. It includes portraits of King Kamehameha III of Hawaii, Kotowatowa (a Maori chief), and unnamed individuals from Brazil, Peru, Fiji, as well as illustrations of Maori ornamental carvings. Please …

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S. J. Woolf papers
Creators:
Woolf, S. J. (Samuel Johnson), 1880-1948
Dates:
1835-1986
bulk 1880-1948
Size:
3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.woolsj
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, letters, art works, 2 contracts, notes, writings, subject files, scrapbooks, printed material, and photographs document the journalism and portraiture of S.J. Woolf. His subjects included many of the twentieth century's most influential figures.

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Central Administrative Records
Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Administrative Office
Dates:
1963-1987
Size:
14 cu. ft. (14 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 379
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit documents the activities and efforts of the Administrative Office to acquire objects and portraits, most notably correspondence with art collectors and professional artists. The records include correspondence and memoranda with various art collectors, professional artists, domestic and foreign museums, educational institutions, government agencies, professional associations, and scholars …

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Website Records
Dates:
2008-2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-286
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of three websites and one blog maintained by the National Portrait Gallery. The main National Portrait Gallery website, crawled July 21, 2013, includes information on exhibitions, visiting, educational activities, publications, research projects, and donating. The website also includes the online exhibition Picturing Business in America: Hedcuts in the Wall …

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Historical American Records Survey portrait survey records
Creators:
Historical Records Survey (U.S.)
Dates:
1935-1942
Size:
4.4 Linear feet ((on 12 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.histreco
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Records documenting activities of the Survey to inventory portraits in America done before 1860 in the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

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