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Syngman Rhee

Artist
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - May 1979
Sitter
Syngman Rhee, 1875 - 1965
Date
1953
Type
Painting
Medium
Tempera, pencil and ink on board
Dimensions
42.5cm x 52.1cm (16 3/4" x 20 1/2"), Accurate
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Restrictions & Rights
© Chris Murphy
Object number
NPG.78.TC694
Culture
Syngman Rhee: Asian\Korean
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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