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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.

Chou En-lai

Artist
Boris Chaliapin, 1904 - May 1979
Sitter
Chou En-lai, 1898 - 1976
Date
1954
Type
Painting
Medium
Gouache on board
Dimensions
42cm x 32cm (16 9/16" x 12 5/8"), Image
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. Boris Chaliapin
Restrictions & Rights
© Chris Murphy
Object number
NPG.88.TC13
Culture
Chou En-lai: Asian\Chinese
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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