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Gordon Cooper

Artist
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - May 1979
Sitter
L. Gordon Cooper Jr., 6 Mar 1927 - 4 Oct 2004
Date
1963
Type
Painting
Medium
Tempera, pencil and ink on board
Dimensions
48.5cm x 38.4cm (19 1/8" x 15 1/8"), Accurate
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Restrictions & Rights
© Chris Murphy
Object number
NPG.78.TC315
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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