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John Paul II

Artist
Mario Donizetti, born 1932
Sitter
Pope John Paul II, 18 May 1920 - 2 Apr 2005
Date
1979
Type
Painting
Medium
Oil with airbrushed acrylic acetate overlay on board
Dimensions
30.3cm x 28cm (11 15/16" x 11"), Image
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Restrictions & Rights
© Mario Donizetti
Object number
NPG.88.TC122
Culture
Pope John Paul II: European\Polish
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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