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Carl Sagan

Carl Sagan
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Artist
Raul Vega, born c. 1955
Sitter
Carl Edward Sagan, 9 Nov 1934 - 20 Dec 1996
Date
1980
Type
Photograph
Medium
Chromogenic print with opaque white paint on paper
Dimensions
Image/Sheet: 57.5 × 50.5cm (22 5/8 × 19 7/8")
Board: 60.8 × 50.6cm (23 15/16 × 19 15/16")
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Object number
NPG.82.TC136
Collection Description
In 1978, Time magazine donated approximately eight hundred works of original cover art to the National Portrait Gallery. The museum is dedicated to telling the stories of individuals who have shaped the United States, and the Time Collection—featuring prominent international figures and events—enriches our understanding of the United States in a global context.
En 1978, la revista Time donó a la National Portrait Gallery cerca de 800 obras de arte originales creadas para sus portadas. Nuestro museo se dedica a narrar la historia de figuras que han contribuido a forjar el desarrollo de Estados Unidos, y es así que la Colección Time, que incluye retratos de importantes personalidades internacionales, nos ayuda a comprender mejor a nuestra nación en un contexto global.
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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