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John F. Kennedy

Artist
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - May 1979
Sitter
John Fitzgerald Kennedy, 29 May 1917 - 22 Nov 1963
Date
1960
Type
Painting
Medium
Watercolor, gouache, colored pencil and graphite pencil on illustration board
Dimensions
Sight: 44.5 x 31.4cm (17 1/2 x 12 3/8")
Frame: 73.7 x 58.4 x 4.4cm (29 x 23 x 1 3/4")
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Restrictions & Rights
© Chris Murphy
Object number
NPG.78.TC500
Culture
John Fitzgerald Kennedy: American\Irish American
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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