1700-1900, English, Photograph edition: [Portrait prints from the Marian S. Carson collection] [graphic].

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Physical Description
  • 1,262 prints : engravings, etchings, lithographs, photogravures, collotypes, chiefly b&​w, some color ; prints 35 x 27 cm or smaller.
Published
  • [1700-1900]
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • [Portrait prints from the Marian S. Carson collection].
Other Creators
  • Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress)
Published
  • [1700-1900]
Medium
  • [graphic]
Content Types
  • still image
Carrier Types
  • sheet
Physical Description
  • 1,262 prints : engravings, etchings, lithographs, photogravures, collotypes, chiefly b&​w, some color ; prints 35 x 27 cm or smaller.
Part Of
  • Carson, Marian S. Visual materials from the Marian S. Carson collection
Subjects
Summary
  • Portraits of prominent persons in the history of the United States in general, and Pennsylvania in particular. Most are individual portraits, also includes portraits arranged as a group. Includes members of the Continental Congress, presidents, congressmen, senators, and other political figures, actors and actresses, authors, feminists, and various military figures. Most are represented only once or twice, those represented six or more times are: John Dickinson, William Henry Drayton, Alexander Hamilton, Joseph Hopkinson, Jared Ingersoll, Andrew Jackson, John Paul Jones, Henry Knox, Henry Laurens, Thomas Macdonough, James Madison, Thomas McKean, William Penn, Oliver Hazard Perry, Martin Van Buren, and Anthony Wayne.
Notes
  • Lot title devised by Library staff.
  • Among the artists, printmakers, publishers represented are: Alexander Bannerman, J.C. Buttre, Childs &​ Inman, Lehman &​ Duval, P.S. Duval, David Edwin, Charles Fenderich, J. Fielding, Pater Noster Row, H.B. Hall, Munich photographer F. von Hanfstaengl, W. Harrison of Wash. City, Herline &​ Hensel Lith., W. Holl, Johnson, Fry &​ Co., Langtree &​ O'Sullivan, J.B. Longacre, St. Memin, John Neagle, Albert Newsam, A.H. Ritchie, Albert Rosenthal, Max Rosenthal, John Sartain, Samuel Sartain, Thomas Sully, and T.B. Welch.
  • As a sampling, also among the many sitters are: Louis Agassiz, Rev. Archibald Alexander (includes biographical text), Rev. Richard Allen, Bishop of African Methodist Episcopal Church, P.T. Barnum, William Bartram, Fredrika Bremer, Anna Lea Baker Carson with Joseph Carson, Angelica Catalani, Tench Coxe, Robert Fulton, William B. Gihon, Ashbel Green, Harriet Hosmer, Washington Irving, Rufus King, John Marshall, Harriet Martineau, Timothy Matlack, Peter Peppercorn, Lydia Estes Pinkham, Red Jacket, David Rittenhouse, Sarah Siddons, Increase Sumner, William Tilghman, Caspar Wistar, and Brigham Young.
  • (DLC/​PP-1998:151.33, .35, .38, 2001:029, 2001:068)
  • Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress.
Numbering Note
  • Finding aid available in Prints and Photographs Reading Room, filed by lot number; lists sitters alphabetically using the LC authorized name headings, includes dates when known, and number of prints if more than one
Terms of Use
  • No known restrictions on publication.
Language
  • English
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