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Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris

Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris
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Artist
Russell Hoban, 4 Feb 1925 - 13 Dec 2011
Sitter
Mickey Charles Mantle, 20 Oct 1931 - 13 Aug 1995
Roger Eugene Maris, 10 Sep 1934 - 14 Dec 1985
Date
c. 1961
Type
Painting
Medium
Casein on board
Dimensions
Board: 87.9 x 61cm (34 5/8 x 24")
Frame: 100.3 x 73.3 x 5.1cm (39 1/2 x 28 7/8 x 2")
Topic
Costume\Headgear\Hat
Equipment\Sports Equipment\Baseball Equipment\Baseball
Exterior\Sports arena\Baseball stadium
Human Figures\Crowd
Roger Eugene Maris: Male
Roger Eugene Maris: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Baseball
Mickey Charles Mantle: Male
Mickey Charles Mantle: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Baseball
Portrait
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Copyright
© Estate of Russell Hoban
Object number
NPG.88.TC139
Collection Description
In 1978, Time magazine donated approximately eight hundred works of original cover art to the National Portrait Gallery. The museum is dedicated to telling the stories of individuals who have shaped the United States, and the Time Collection—featuring prominent international figures and events—enriches our understanding of the United States in a global context.
En 1978, la revista Time donó a la National Portrait Gallery cerca de 800 obras de arte originales creadas para sus portadas. Nuestro museo se dedica a narrar la historia de figuras que han contribuido a forjar el desarrollo de Estados Unidos, y es así que la Colección Time, que incluye retratos de importantes personalidades internacionales, nos ayuda a comprender mejor a nuestra nación en un contexto global.
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
Exhibition
Champions
On View
NPG, South Gallery 341 Mezzanine