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Barack Obama

Artist
Michael A. Glier, born 1953
Sitter
Barack Hussein Obama, born 4 Aug 1961
Date
2008
Type
Painting
Medium
Oil on gessoed paper
Dimensions
Sheet: 72.1 × 52.7cm (28 3/8 × 20 3/4")
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Restrictions & Rights
©2008 Mike Glier/Artist Rights Society (ARS), New York
Object number
NPG.2012.TC1
Culture
Barack Hussein Obama: American\African American
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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