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National Portrait Gallery's Portrait Search

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Search more than 100,000 portrait records from the Catalog of American Portraits, which includes images of American subjects or by American artists, generally limited to one-of-a-kind likenesses such as paintings, sculpture, drawings, miniatures, silhouettes, and daguerreotypes.

Subjects: 
Art;
Prints;
Biography;
United States History

Notes: 
The Catalog of American Portraits is a survey of American portraits in public and private collections across the United States and abroad. The CAP encompasses portraits of American subjects or by American artists, generally limited to one-of-a-kind likenesses such as paintings, sculpture, drawings, miniatures, and silhouettes. National Portrait Gallery collections are included in this portrait database.

Dates of Coverage: 
1700-present

Format: 
Web

Language: 
English