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John Wayne

Artist
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - May 1979
Sitter
John Wayne, 26 May 1907 - Jun 1979
Date
1952
Type
Painting
Medium
Watercolor, gouache, colored pencil and graphite pencil on illustration board
Dimensions
Sight: 29.8 x 31.1cm (11 3/4 x 12 1/4")
Frame: 53.3 x 49.8 x 1.9cm (21 x 19 5/8 x 3/4")
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Restrictions & Rights
© Chris Murphy
Object number
NPG.78.TC807
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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