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Portrait of a Venetian Senator

The sitter of this portrait is identified as a Venetian senator by his rich red vesta, or outer garment, a color that was only allowed to holders of public office in the city. He is also wearing a black cap and... more

Major Joe Bunker's last parade, or the fix of a senator and his 700 independents

Democratic senator Nathaniel P. Tallmadge of New York was the leader of the conservative or pro-Bank Democrats. Here Clay satirizes Tallmadge's attempts to undermine party support for Van Buren's hard money fis... more

Nathaniel P. Tallmadge. Senator from New-York / from life & on stone by Chas. Fenderich, Washington City ; printed by P.S. Duval, Lithr., Philada.

Print shows Nathaniel P. Tallmadge, half-length portrait, facing left; includes facsimile signature.

A. Mouton. Senator from Louisiana / from life on stone by Chas. Fenderich ; printed by P.S. Duval, Lith., Philada.

Print shows Alexander Mouton, half-length portrait, facing left, with coat over right shoulder.