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    KN-18225. White House Furnishings and Artifacts: Two White Pitchers and Two Marble Busts
    White House Photographs29 June 1961

    Two white pitchers with a floral design on a small table. Two marble busts sit on the floor under the table. On the left is a marble bust of Amerigo Vespucci by Giuseppe Ceracchi, modeled ca. 1790-1794 and carved ca. 1815. The bust measures 21 x 12.5 x 10 inches and was purchased by the United States government in 1817 from Benjamin Lear. On the ri...

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    KN-18241. White House Artifacts: Marble Bust of John Bright
    White House Photographs30 June 1961

    Marble bust of British statesman John Bright by John Warrington Wood, 1864. The bust measures 22.5 x 13.5 x 9.5 inches and was a gift of Thomas G. Blain. White House, Washington, D.C.

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    KN-C22717. East Wing Visitors Foyer
    White House Photographs11 July 1962

    View of the East Wing Visitors Foyer. Portraits of James Buchanan (painted by William Merritt Chase) and William McKinley (painted by Harriet Anderson Stubbs Murphy) hang on the wall. Lining the walls are busts of Abraham Lincoln, Christopher Columbus (sculpted by Giuseppe Ceracchi), and John Bright (sculpted by John Warrington Wood). White House, ...

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    KN-C22718. East Wing Visitors Foyer
    White House Photographs11 July 1962

    View of the East Wing Visitors Foyer. Portraits of William McKinley (painted by Harriet Anderson Stubbs Murphy) and Abraham Lincoln (painted by William F. Cogswell) hang on the walls. Flanking Lincoln's portrait are busts of John Bright (sculpted by John Warrington Wood) and Martin Van Buren (sculpted by Hiram Powers). White House, Washington, D.C...

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