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Authors of the U.S.

Artist
Alexander Hay Ritchie, 1822 - 1895
Copy after
Thomas Hicks, 18 Oct 1823 - 8 Oct 1890
Sitter
George Bancroft, 3 Oct 1800 - 17 Jan 1891
Henry Ward Beecher, 24 Jun 1813 - 8 Mar 1887
William Cullen Bryant, 3 Nov 1794 - 12 Jun 1878
William Ellery Channing, 7 Apr 1780 - 2 Oct 1842
James Fenimore Cooper, 15 Sep 1789 - 14 Sep 1851
Ralph Waldo Emerson, 25 May 1803 - 27 Apr 1882
Nathaniel Hawthorne, 4 Jul 1804 - 19 May 1864
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., 29 Aug 1809 - 7 Oct 1894
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859
Date
1866
Type
Print
Medium
Engraving on paper
Dimensions
50.2cm x 86.7cm (19 3/4" x 34 1/8"), Image
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number
NPG.76.90
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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