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Midsummer's Election

Midsummer
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Artist
Duncan Macpherson, born 1924
Sitter
John George Diefenbaker, 1895 - 1979
Lester Bowles Pearson, 1897 - 1972
Date
1962
Type
Painting
Medium
Watercolor and ink on board
Dimensions
45.7cm x 32.3cm (18" x 12 11/16"), Accurate
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Object number
NPG.78.TC182
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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Usage
Not determined