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Letting The Cat Out of The Bag

Letting The Cat Out of The Bag
Artist
Louis Maurer, 1832 - 1932
Sitter
Horace Greeley, 3 Feb 1811 - 29 Nov 1872
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865
Charles Sumner, 6 Jan 1811 - 11 Mar 1874
William Henry Seward, 16 May 1801 - 15 Oct 1872
Date
1860
Type
Print
Medium
Lithograph
Dimensions
Image/Sheet: 34.2 × 45.8 cm (13 7/16 × 18 1/16")
Topic
Nature & Environment\Animal\Cat
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat
Charles Sumner: Male
Charles Sumner: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
Charles Sumner: Politics and Government\Statesman
Charles Sumner: Education and Scholarship\Educator\Lecturer
Charles Sumner: Politics and Government\US Senator\Massachusetts
William Henry Seward: Male
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\US Senator\New York
William Henry Seward: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\Statesman
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\Governor\New York
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of State
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\State Senator\New York
Horace Greeley: Male
Horace Greeley: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate
Horace Greeley: Journalism and Media\Magazine publisher
Horace Greeley: Journalism and Media\Newspaper publisher
Horace Greeley: Journalism and Media\Journalist\Reporter\Newspaper
Horace Greeley: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist
Abraham Lincoln: Male
Abraham Lincoln: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
Abraham Lincoln: Military and Intelligence\Soldier
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\President of US
Abraham Lincoln: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist
Abraham Lincoln: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Illinois
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government official\Surveyor
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\State Senator\Illinois
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government official\Postmaster
Abraham Lincoln: Crafts and Trades\Boat builder
Portrait
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Restrictions & Rights
CC0
Object number
NPG.86.67
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery