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The Café and Courtyard will be closed Sunday, Nov. 17 in preparation for a special event. The museums will close at 5:00 pm, at which point visitors will be directed to exit through the building’s F street lobby. The G street exit and ramp will remain accessible to those who need it. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Fiftieth Anniversary Russian Revolution

Artist
George Giusti, 1908 - 1991
Sitter
Aleksei Nikolayevich Kosygin, 1904 - 1980
Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev, 17 Apr 1894 - Sep 1971
Vladimir Ilyich Lenin, 1870 - 1924
Joseph Stalin, 21 Dec 1879 - Mar 1953
Date
1967
Type
Sculpture
Medium
Metal, tempera and ink on board
Dimensions
35.6cm x 25.4cm (14" x 10"), Accurate
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number
NPG.78.TC56
Culture
Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev: European\Russian
Aleksei Nikolayevich Kosygin: European\Russian
Vladimir Ilyich Lenin: European\Russian
Joseph Stalin: European\Russian
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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