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Painter:
Reiss, Winold 1886-1953  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on artist board
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian Institution National Portrait Gallery 8th & F Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 72.78
Date:
Ca. 1925
Notes:
"National Portrait Gallery: Permanent Collection Illustrated Checklist," Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Instit. Press, 1987, pg. 158.
Summary:
Portrait of James Weldon John seated with his body turned to the left, his head turned to face the viewer, his arms resting on the arms of his chair. He wears a white jacket and vest with a patterned tie.
Topic:
Portrait male--Johnson, James Weldon--Waist length  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Occupation--Writer--Poet  Search this
Occupation--Other--Reformer  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08650390
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_370656