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Van Cliburn

Van Cliburn
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Artist
Robert Vickrey, 26 Aug 1926 - 17 Apr 2011
Sitter
Harvey Lavan Cliburn, Jr., 12 Jul 1934 - 27 Feb 2013
Date
1958
Type
Painting
Medium
Opaque semi-gloss paint on canvas mounted on paperboard
Dimensions
Board: 64.1 × 53.7cm (25 1/4 × 21 1/8")
Topic
Music\Musical instrument\Piano
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie
Harvey Lavan Cliburn, Jr.: Male
Harvey Lavan Cliburn, Jr.: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist
Harvey Lavan Cliburn, Jr.: Presidential Medal of Freedom
Portrait
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine; conserved with funds from The Pritzker Traubert Family Foundation
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Copyright
© Robert Vickrey / Licensed by VAGA at Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Object number
NPG.78.TC308
Collection Description
In 1978, Time magazine donated approximately eight hundred works of original cover art to the National Portrait Gallery. The museum is dedicated to telling the stories of individuals who have shaped the United States, and the Time Collection—featuring prominent international figures and events—enriches our understanding of the United States in a global context.
En 1978, la revista Time donó a la National Portrait Gallery cerca de 800 obras de arte originales creadas para sus portadas. Nuestro museo se dedica a narrar la historia de figuras que han contribuido a forjar el desarrollo de Estados Unidos, y es así que la Colección Time, que incluye retratos de importantes personalidades internacionales, nos ayuda a comprender mejor a nuestra nación en un contexto global.
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery