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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.

Lee Kuan Yew

Artist
Mel Odem, born 1950
Sitter
Lee Kuan Yew, 16 Sep 1923 - 23 Mar 2015
Date
1982
Type
Drawing
Medium
Gouache on paper
Dimensions
24.5cm x 19.2cm (9 5/8" x 7 9/16"), Accurate
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number
NPG.84.TC161
Culture
Lee Kuan Yew: Asian\Singaporean
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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