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New Schedule: Beginning May 30, many Smithsonian museums will return to their normal operating hours, open seven days a week, including the National Portrait Gallery. We’re excited to welcome you! 

John F. Kennedy

Full length colorful abstract portrait of a man
John F. Kennedy 1917–1963

Thirty-fifth president, 1961–1963
Elaine de Kooning (1918–1989)
Oil on canvas, 1963