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Art by State: New Jersey

Art by State: New Jersey

The listing below groups art, artists and architectural elements by state. This list is a work in progress and is not comprehensive. Select a state from the list to learn more about the elements from that state:

Art by State: New Jersey

New Jersey
Art/
Architecture
LocationDescription
Statue

Richard Stockton (Declaration of Independence signer)

Statue

Philip Kearny (“Perfect Soldier”)

Portrait

House of Representatives Speaker’s Lobby

Jonathan Dayton, Speaker (by Henry Harrison)

Portrait

House of Representatives Speaker’s Lobby

William Pennington, Speaker (by Joseph Lauber)

Painting

Senate wing

Augustus W. Cutler, Representative, represented in The Florida Case before the Electoral Commission (by Cornelia Adèle Strong Fassett)

Painting

Senate wing

A. A. Hardenbergh, Representative, represented in The Florida Case before the Electoral Commission (by Cornelia Adèle Strong Fassett)

Painting

House wing, east stairway

Jonathan Dayton, represented in Signing of the Constitution (by Howard Chandler Christy)

Painting

House wing, east stairway

William Livingston, represented in Signing of the Constitution (by Howard Chandler Christy)

Painting

House wing, east stairway

William Paterson, represented in Signing of the Constitution (by Howard Chandler Christy)

Painting

House wing, east stairway

David Brearley, represented in Signing of the Constitution (by Howard Chandler Christy)

State Seal

President’s Room

ceiling mural (by Constantino Brumidi)

State Seal

plaster relief

Artist

Senate Gallery

Vittorio Ciani

d. Perth Amboy, New Jersey

Portrait bust of George Clinton

Artist

Office of the Architect

William Dunlap

b. Perth Amboy, New Jersey

Portrait of George Washington

Artist

Old Supreme Court Chamber

John Frazee

b. Rahway, New Jersey Portrait

bust of John Jay

Artist

House Office Buildings

Michel Jacobs

d. Rumson, New Jersey

Portraits of Oscar Underwood and Champ Park, both located in the Longworth Building; Portrait of Joseph Cannon in the Cannon Building; Portrait of William J. Bryan in the Rayburn Building

Artist

Boris Plenkovich

b. West New York, New Jersey

Columbus Landing at San Salvador

Bust

Senate wing

Vice President Garret A. Hobart (by Francis Edwin Elwell)

Last Updated: November 05, 2013