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General Ojukwu

Artist
Jacob A. Lawrence, 7 Sep 1917 - 9 Jun 2000
Sitter
Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, 4 Nov 1933 - 25/26 Nov 2011
Date
1968
Type
Painting
Medium
Tempera on paper
Dimensions
68cm x 50.1cm (26 3/4" x 19 3/4"), Accurate
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Restrictions & Rights
© The Jacob & Gwendolyn Lawrence Foundation, Seattle/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Object number
NPG.78.TC653
Culture
Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu: African\Nigerian
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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