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Jimmy Carter

Full length portrait of a man standing by a desk
Jimmy Carter born 1924

Thirty-ninth president, 1977–1981
Robert Templeton (1929–1991)
Oil on canvas, 1980
Partial gift of the 1977 Inauguration Committee