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Kong Le

Artist
Boris Artzybasheff, 1899 - 16 Jul 1965
Sitter
Kong Le, 6 Mar 1934 - 17 Jan 2014
Date
1964
Type
Painting
Medium
Tempera on board
Dimensions
52.1cm x 35.9cm (20 1/2" x 14 1/8"), Accurate
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Restrictions & Rights
© Boris Artzybasheff
Object number
NPG.78.TC527
Culture
Kong Le: Asian\Laotian
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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