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Hafez al-Assad

Artist
Burton Philip Silverman, born 11 Jun 1928
Sitter
Hafez al-Assad, 6 Oct 1930 - 10 Jun 2000
Date
1983
Type
Painting
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
50.5cm x 41cm (19 7/8" x 16 1/8"), Accurate
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Restrictions & Rights
© Burton Philip Silverman / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY
Object number
NPG.86.TC3
Culture
Hafez al-Assad: Middle Eastern\Syrian
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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