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Nixon II

Artist
Jack Davis, 2 Dec 1924 - 27 Jul 2016
Sitter
Leonid Ilyich Brezhnev, 19 Dec 1906 - Nov 1982
Chou En-lai, 1898 - 1976
Henry Alfred Kissinger, born 27 May 1923
Richard Milhous Nixon, 9 Jan 1913 - 22 Apr 1994
Date
1972-1973
Type
Painting
Medium
Watercolor, gouache and colored pencil on paperboard
Dimensions
66.1cm x 50.8cm (26" x 20"), Accurate
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Restrictions & Rights
© Jack Davis
Object number
NPG.78.TC625
Culture
Leonid Ilyich Brezhnev: European\Russian
Chou En-lai: Asian\Chinese
Henry Alfred Kissinger: European\German
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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