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Freddie Laker Takes Off

Artist
Warren Linn, born 1946
Sitter
Frederick Alfred Laker, 6 Aug 1922 - 9 Feb 2006
Sir Francis Scott McFadzean, 1915 - 1992
C. Edward Meyer, Jr., born 1928
William T. Seawell, 1918 - 20 May 2005
Date
1977
Type
Painting
Medium
Watercolor and pencil on board
Dimensions
47.3cm x 32.3cm (18 5/8" x 12 11/16"), Accurate
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number
NPG.78.TC534
Culture
Frederick Alfred Laker: European\British\English
Sir Francis Scott McFadzean: European\British
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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