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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.

B.F. Skinner

Artist
Don Ivan Punchatz, 8 Sep 1936 - 22 Oct 2009
Sitter
Burrhus Frederic Skinner, 20 Mar 1904 - Aug 1990
Date
1971
Type
Painting
Medium
Acrylic on paperboard
Dimensions
38.7cm x 28.5cm (15 1/4" x 11 1/4"), Accurate
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine; conserved with funds from The Pritzker Traubert Family Foundation
Object number
NPG.78.TC754
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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