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Menachem Begin and Anwar Sadat

Artist
Julian Allen, 1942 - 1998
Sitter
Menachem Begin, 16 Aug 1913 - Mar 1992
Anwar Sadat, 25 Dec 1918 - 6 Oct 1981
Date
1978
Type
Painting
Medium
Gouache on paper
Dimensions
47.7cm x 36.2cm (18 3/4" x 14 1/4"), Accurate
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number
NPG.82.TC66
Culture
Menachem Begin: Middle Eastern\Israeli
Anwar Sadat: African\Egyptian
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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