[Philadelphia (PA): Rice & Hart, Publishers, No. 27 Minor Street, 1854]. Single sheet, folded. 25 cm.  pp., text on 2 outer pages only. Old fold lines, else very good. Text in two columns, printing the notices for this publication from the National Intelligencer of Feb. 11, and the Washington Union of Feb. 4. The contents, including the list of portraits and biographies in of each of the four volumes, is also listed. OCLC lists two copies of this circular: NY Hist. Soc. and AAS. Item #65544
The "National Portrait Gallery of Distinguished Americans" was published by Rice & Hart in 1854.