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Aleksandr Nesmeyanov

Artist
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - May 1979
Sitter
Aleksandr Nikolaevich Nesmeyanov, 9 Sep 1899 - 17 Jan 1980
Date
1958
Type
Painting
Medium
Tempera, pencil and ink on board
Dimensions
48cm x 33.6cm (18 7/8" x 13 1/4"), Accurate
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Restrictions & Rights
© Chris Murphy
Object number
NPG.78.TC619
Culture
Aleksandr Nikolaevich Nesmeyanov: European\Russian
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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