President Taylor and His Cabinet

President Taylor and His Cabinet

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Description (Brief)
Black and white print; half length portraits of Zachary Taylor and seven other men from his cabinet (See Related People). Some are seated and some are seated. This was based on daguerreotypes taken by Mathew Brady in Washington, D.C. April 1849.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lithograph
Object Type
Lithograph
date made
1849
depicted
Johnson, Reverdy
Meredith, William Morris
Taylor, Zachary
Crawford, George Walker
Collamer, Jacob
Ewing, Thomas
Clayton, John Middleton
Preston, William Ballard
artist
D'Avignon & Hoffmann
printer
Nagel & Weingaertner
publisher
Brady, Mathew B.
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 15 1/4 in x 23 3/4 in; 38.735 cm x 60.325 cm
overall: 21 1/2 in x 28 in; 54.61 cm x 71.12 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2593
catalog number
60.2593
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Presidents
U.S. National Government, executive branch
Chronology: 1840-1849
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Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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