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Ayatollah Khomeini

Artist
Brad Holland, born 1944
Sitter
Mussavi Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, 1900 - 1989
Date
1979
Type
Painting
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
Stretcher: 30.5 x 22.2cm (12 x 8 3/4")
Frame: 57.2 x 45.7 x 5.1cm (22 1/2 x 18 x 2")
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Restrictions & Rights
© Time inc.
Object number
NPG.84.TC122
Culture
Mussavi Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini: Middle Eastern\Iranian
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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