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[Fanny Longfellow, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left]
Lady in carriage

Lady in carriage

Date based on Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912). Photograph of a painting at Toledo Museum of Art. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M 170. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Chapeau blanc

Chapeau blanc

Public domain photo of portrait art print, 18th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

[William Cullen Bryant]

[William Cullen Bryant]

Public domain photograph of 19th-century painting, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Emperor Wilhelm II, full-length portrait]

[Emperor Wilhelm II, full-length portrait]

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Marine Room, [East India Marine Hall], Peabody Museum, Salem, Mass.

Marine Room, [East India Marine Hall], Peabody Museum, Salem, Mass.

Public domain image of a large historic building, city hall, urban architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

[Masters Charlie and Bobbie Warren, full-length portrait]

[Masters Charlie and Bobbie Warren, full-length portrait]

Picryl description: Public domain image of children, kids, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

[Chief Joseph, Nez Percé chief, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front] / E.A. Burbank, Nespelem, Wash.

[Chief Joseph, Nez Percé chief, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing fr...

40025 U.S. Copyright Office. Reproduction from painting by E.A. Burbank, now in the collection of E.E. Ayer, Chicago.

Jacob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Jacob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy

Print shows Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right. No. 936. Reproduction of 1845 painting by E. Magnus.

The sisters

The sisters

Picryl description: Public domain image of children, kids, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Mona Lisa

Mona Lisa

Title and date from Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912). Photograph of a painting. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 029478. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

John Singleton Copley - General Joseph Warren

John Singleton Copley - General Joseph Warren

Date based on Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912). Photograph of painting at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Detroit Publishing Co. no. M257. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Roger Sherman, half-length portrait, facing right, holding quill pen]

[Roger Sherman, half-length portrait, facing right, holding quill pen]

H15779 U.S. Copyright Office. From a miniature by John Trumbull. Copyright by Randall. Photograph of a painting.

Rembrandt, half-length self-portrait

Rembrandt, half-length self-portrait

Title devised by cataloger. Jacket title: Portrait of a man. Photograph of a painting by Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 1640. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 09743. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Erl Koenig - Shubert [sic]

Erl Koenig - Shubert [sic]

Franz Schubert seated at desk, writing with feather pen; in background man on horseback carrying baby. G55536 U.S. Copyright Office Photograph of painting.

Theodore Roosevelt, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front

Theodore Roosevelt, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front

Photograph of painting by Seymour M. Stone. G64420 U.S. Copyright Office

Gilbert Stuart - George Washington, first president of the United States

Gilbert Stuart - George Washington, first president of the United Stat...

From the original series painted by Stuart for the Messrs. Doggett of Boston. Reference copy in PRES FILE Washington, George Portraits Lithographs Bust.

[George Washington, head-and-shoulders portrait]

[George Washington, head-and-shoulders portrait]

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[Ben Franklin]

[Ben Franklin]

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Your friend John Brown - "his soul is marching on" / enlarged and painted by J.W. Dodge, from the original picture taken from life.

Your friend John Brown - "his soul is marching on" / enlarged and pain...

Photograph shows John Brown, half-length portrait, standing, facing slightly right with hands in pockets. Entered According to act of Congress, in the year 1865, by J.W. Dodge, in the Clerks Office of the Dist... More

H. Berlioz / E. Hader, pinxit ; phot. u. verl v. Sophus Williams, Berlin W.

H. Berlioz / E. Hader, pinxit ; phot. u. verl v. Sophus Williams, Berl...

Photograph of painting by Ernst Hader shows composer Hector Berlioz, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left Stamped on verso: Gift, Virginia S. Benjamin, Feb. 12, 1946. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

[Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left]

[Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left...

17386 U.S. Copyright Office. Photograph of painting(?). Public domain photograph of 19th-century painting, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Nell Gwyn, head-and-shoulders portrait]

[Nell Gwyn, head-and-shoulders portrait]

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Samuel Adams

Samuel Adams

Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Sarah Bernhardt dans Gismonda]

[Sarah Bernhardt dans Gismonda]

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[Joan of Arc in infancy]

[Joan of Arc in infancy]

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[Joan of Arc, three-quarter length portrait, standing in field, facing front, clutching sword to chest]

[Joan of Arc, three-quarter length portrait, standing in field, facing...

G60288 U.S. Copyright Office. Photograph of painting.

[Christopher Columbus]
Charlotte Brontë

Charlotte Brontë

Reproduction of a painting by George Richards, 1850. Stamped on verso: Sewell Collection. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

G. Cuvier / E.Hader, pixnit ; photo. u. verl. v. Sophus Williams, Berlin W..

G. Cuvier / E.Hader, pixnit ; photo. u. verl. v. Sophus Williams, Berl...

Photograph of painting shows Baron Georges Cuvier, French naturalist, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left. Printed on verso: George Baron von Cuvier; stamped: Gift, Virginia S. Benjamin, Feb. 12, 1946. Re... More

[Mrs. Daniel Wells, full-length portrait]

[Mrs. Daniel Wells, full-length portrait]

Picryl description: Public domain vintage artistic photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

[Miss Thomson, head-and-shoulders portrait]

[Miss Thomson, head-and-shoulders portrait]

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[James Monroe, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing slightly left]

[James Monroe, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing slightly ...

Photograph of painting by Gilbert Stuart at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.

[Mona Lisa]

[Mona Lisa]

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Franklin the editor and writer

Franklin the editor and writer

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[Samuel Finley Breese Morse, head and shoulders, self-portrait]

[Samuel Finley Breese Morse, head and shoulders, self-portrait]

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Marine Room, East India Marine Hall, Peabody Museum of Salem, Salem, Mass.

Marine Room, East India Marine Hall, Peabody Museum of Salem, Salem, M...

Title devised by cataloger. "No. 19" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 039496. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Theodore Roosevelt, full front view portrait and standing]

[Theodore Roosevelt, full front view portrait and standing]

G33733 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from copyright registration. Painting signed "W. D. Murphy, N.Y., 1906". On verso: "Photo of 1906 painting of Theodore Roosevelt". Copyright 1910 by W.D. Murphy, New York, NY.

[Theodore Roosevelt, front view bust portrait]

[Theodore Roosevelt, front view bust portrait]

G57652 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from copyright registration. Copyright 1919 by R. J. Shoemaker, Jr., New York.

U.S. Capitol paintings. Washington in House chamber

U.S. Capitol paintings. Washington in House chamber

Public domain photograph of male portrait print, engraving, 18th-19th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

U.S. Capitol paintings. Thomas Jefferson, Secretary of State, close-up, painting in U.S. Capitol II

U.S. Capitol paintings. Thomas Jefferson, Secretary of State, close-up...

Titles devised. Public domain photograph of portrait painting, 18th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Gilbert Stuart - George Washington, first president of the United States

Gilbert Stuart - George Washington, first president of the United Stat...

From the original series painted by Stuart for the Messrs. Doggett of Boston. Reference copy in PRES FILE Washington, George Portraits Lithographs Bust.

[Geraldine Farrar in La Tosca]

[Geraldine Farrar in La Tosca]

Geraldine Farrar, an American soprano singer and silent film actress of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, was born in Melrose, Massachusetts, in 1882. She began her career in Europe. Metropolitan Opera in... More

[Eli Whitney, half-length portrait, facing slightly left] / painted by Mr. King ; Wm. Hoogland sculpt. N.Y.

[Eli Whitney, half-length portrait, facing slightly left] / painted by...

Facsimile signature. After painting by Charles Bird King. Public domain photograph of 19th-century painting, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Samuel Finley Breese Morse, head and shoulders self-portrait]

[Samuel Finley Breese Morse, head and shoulders self-portrait]

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Washington & Lincoln (Apotheosis). American Civil War 1861-1865.

Washington & Lincoln (Apotheosis). American Civil War 1861-1865.

Abraham Lincoln embracing George Washington as Washington holds a laurel wreath over Lincoln's head. Stamped on mount: S.J. Ferris, pinxt. Photo and Pub. by Phil. Pho. Co., 730 Chestnut. Copyright by J.A. Arthu... More

[Alexander Graham Bell, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing left]

[Alexander Graham Bell, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facin...

Gilbert H. Grosvenor Collection of Alexander Graham Bell photographs. Photograph of 1882 painting by Lobrichon, Paris.

[Woman, full-length portrait]

[Woman, full-length portrait]

Public domain scan of portrait art print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Major-General Henry Knox, three-quarter-length portrait]

[Major-General Henry Knox, three-quarter-length portrait]

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[Sir Walter Scott, head-and-shoulders portrait]

[Sir Walter Scott, head-and-shoulders portrait]

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[Charles Goodyear, seated in chair, full-length portrait]

[Charles Goodyear, seated in chair, full-length portrait]

Public domain photograph of male portrait print, engraving, 16th-17th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

A courtier

A courtier

Public domain photograph of 18th019th-century cartoon print, satirical portrait, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Patrick Henry, half-length portrait]

[Patrick Henry, half-length portrait]

Public domain scan of portrait print, engraving, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Abraham Lincoln, head-and-shoulders portrait]

[Abraham Lincoln, head-and-shoulders portrait]

Public domain image related to President Abraham Lincoln, gelatin silver print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Portrait paintings. Woman standing with back towards viewer and turned head

Portrait paintings. Woman standing with back towards viewer and turned...

Picryl description: Public domain photo of portrait art painting, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Thomas Paine

Thomas Paine

Painting shows author and philosopher Thomas Paine, half-length portrait, facing left. Photographic reproduction of a ca. 1859 painting attributed to Bass Otis, possibly after the Thomas Thompson copy or from ... More

[Galileo Galilei, half-length portrait, facing left]

[Galileo Galilei, half-length portrait, facing left]

Possibly a reproduction of a painting by Giusto Sustermans. "Edne. Alinari...no. 104." Captioned in Italian.

George Washington

George Washington

George Washington, full-length portrait, with right arm extended holding sword, on horseback. Reproduction of painting: "Washington receiving a salute on the field of Trenton"(?).

James McNeill Whistler - The little rose

James McNeill Whistler - The little rose

Listed in Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912) under title: The little rose of Lyme Regis. Date based on Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912). Photograph of a painting. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 029806. Gift; ... More

[Washington Allston, head-and-shoulders, self portrait]

[Washington Allston, head-and-shoulders, self portrait]

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[Woman, half-length portrait]

[Woman, half-length portrait]

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Portrait of Archbishop Cranmer

Portrait of Archbishop Cranmer

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[Theodore Roosevelt, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

[Theodore Roosevelt, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

Copyright 1904 by Geo. Prince. No. 2. Mounted with photo of Roosevelt facing front: LC-DIG-ppmsca-36083.

Portrait paintings. Woman in party dress seated on couch I

Portrait paintings. Woman in party dress seated on couch I

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Benjamin Franklin - peint d'après nature pour la famille - exposé au Salon de 1779 / Duplessis pinxit ; A. Maurin, lith.

Benjamin Franklin - peint d'après nature pour la famille - exposé au S...

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left. Lithograph after painting by Joseph-Siffrède Duplessis.

Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus

Title devised by cataloger. "Hac est effigies liguris miranda Columbi antipodum primus rate qui penetravit in orbem" on painting. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 29258. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Thomas Jefferson]

[Thomas Jefferson]

Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

A. Lincoln showing Sojourner Truth the Bible presented by colored people of Baltimore, Executive Mansion, Washington, D.C., Oct. 29, 1864

A. Lincoln showing Sojourner Truth the Bible presented by colored peop...

Photograph of a painting. R.D. Bayley, Battle Creek, Mich. Public domain image related to President Abraham Lincoln, gelatin silver print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Pocahontas

Pocahontas

Title and date from Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912). Photograph of a painting signed "Richd. N. Brooke." Detroit Publishing Co. no. 040171. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Thomas Paine]

[Thomas Paine]

Painting shows author and philosopher Thomas Paine, bust portrait, facing left. Photographic reproduction of a ca. 1876 painting by Auguste Milliére, after an engraving by William Sharp, after a 1792 painting ... More

[Martha Washington, Athenaeum portrait]

[Martha Washington, Athenaeum portrait]

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George Washington

George Washington

Public domain photograph of male portrait print, engraving, 18th-19th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Abraham Lincoln, seated in chair, full portrait]

[Abraham Lincoln, seated in chair, full portrait]

Public domain image related to President Abraham Lincoln, gelatin silver print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The torn hat

The torn hat

Public domain photograph of 19th-century painting, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Man identified with the surname Black, three-quarter length portrait, smoking

Man identified with the surname Black, three-quarter length portrait, ...

Title devised by cataloger, from information provided by the curator at the Gari Melchers Home and Studio in 2014. The only portrait mentioned in the Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912) is for "Theodore Roosev... More

À la mémoire de J.M. Jacquard d'après le tableau de C. Bonnefond ; exécuté par Didier Petit et Cie

À la mémoire de J.M. Jacquard d'après le tableau de C. Bonnefond ; exé...

Picture shows Joseph Marie Jacquard, full-length portrait, facing slightly left, seated in an upholstered chair in his workshop; he is holding a drafting compass in his right hand. On a table on the left is a m... More

[Henry W. Longfellow, head-and-shoulders portrait]

[Henry W. Longfellow, head-and-shoulders portrait]

Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Thomas Jefferson, third president of the United States

Thomas Jefferson, third president of the United States

Picryl description: Public domain reproduction of portrait art print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

[General T.J. Jackson, three-quarter length portrait]

[General T.J. Jackson, three-quarter length portrait]

Picryl description: Public domain image of an American Civil War, military forces and conflict, officer, uniform, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Gilbert Stuart - John Adams, second president of the United States

Gilbert Stuart - John Adams, second president of the United States

Title from another impression. From another impression "From the original series painted by Stuart for the Messrs. Doggett of Boston." Publication information from the American Antiquarian Society. Inscribed in... More

A Toltec princess / P. Fritel, pinx. ; photogravure, Gebbie & Husson Co., Ltd.

A Toltec princess / P. Fritel, pinx. ; photogravure, Gebbie & Husson C...

Young woman standing, facing left; holding a jug above a fountain. Copyright by Gebbie & Co. "From a drawing in the museum at Madrid." "America at time of invasion by Spain."

[General Robert Edward Lee, three-quarter-length portrait]

[General Robert Edward Lee, three-quarter-length portrait]

Public domain reproduction of portrait art print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Old man seated in chair, half-length portrait]

[Old man seated in chair, half-length portrait]

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Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

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Alexander Hamilton

Alexander Hamilton

Public domain image of an engraving, male portrait, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

William Cullen Bryant, head-and-shoulders portrait

William Cullen Bryant, head-and-shoulders portrait

Title devised by cataloger; Caption on negative: William Cullen Bryant. Date based on Detroit, Thistle Publications (1912). Photograph of a painting dated 1854 at Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Detro... More

Mrs. James Madison

Mrs. James Madison

Picryl description: Public domain image of a woman, female portrait, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Rembrandt Peale - Washington before Yorktown

Rembrandt Peale - Washington before Yorktown

Reproduction shows George Washington, full-length portrait, in full dress uniform on horseback preparing his troops for the final battle of the Revolutionary War in Yorktown, Virginia. The figure to Washington'... More

The Duchess of Devonshire 1784 Sir J. Reynolds, P.R.A. pinxt ; P. Lightfoot sculpt

The Duchess of Devonshire 1784 Sir J. Reynolds, P.R.A. pinxt ; P. Ligh...

Print shows Georgiana Spencer Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire, with her infant daughter Georgiana Dorothy Cavendish. Caption continues: From the picture in the Royal Collection. Ownership stamp on verso, with... More

Portrait of Mrs. Duveneck

Portrait of Mrs. Duveneck

Public domain scan of portrait art print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Daniel O'Connell, half-length portrait]

[Daniel O'Connell, half-length portrait]

Public domain image of a male portrait, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

[Andrew Jackson, full-length portrait]

[Andrew Jackson, full-length portrait]

Public domain scan of portrait print, aristocracy, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[George Washington]

[George Washington]

Public domain photograph of 19th-century painting, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Portrait of a lady

Portrait of a lady

Public domain reproduction of portrait art print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Joseph Smith, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right]

[Joseph Smith, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right]

Photograph of painting. Public domain photograph - portrait painting, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Nicolaes Maes - Portrait of the Duchesse de Mazarin

Nicolaes Maes - Portrait of the Duchesse de Mazarin

Title from jacket. Negatives are variants. "090194" and "G 260" on negative. Photograph of a picture of a painting by Maes. Detroit Publishing Co. nos. 090226, 090227. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

J.Q. Adams

J.Q. Adams

John Q. Adams, half-length portrait, seated, facing slightly left, holding book. Engraving from original painting by J.P.A. (i.e. G.P.A.) Healy. Copyright by J.C. Tichenor.

[Woman, three-quarter-length portrait]

[Woman, three-quarter-length portrait]

Public domain image, 18th-century female portrait, aristocracy, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

The little rose

The little rose

Public domain photograph of 19th-century painting, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Woman holding flower, seated in chair, three-quarter length portrait]

[Woman holding flower, seated in chair, three-quarter length portrait]

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