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Jesse Jackson

Artist
Mark Hess, born 1954
Sitter
Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr., born 8 Oct 1941
Date
1984
Type
Painting
Medium
Acrylic on canvas
Dimensions
40.5cm x 30.3cm (15 15/16" x 11 15/16"), Accurate
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Restrictions & Rights
© Mark Hess
Object number
NPG.86.TC13
Culture
Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr.: American\African American
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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