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Artist:
Russell Hoban, 4 Feb 1925 - 13 Dec 2011  Search this
Sitter:
Jackie Gleason, 26 Feb 1916 - 24 Jun 1987  Search this
Medium:
Casein on Masonite
Dimensions:
50.8cm x 48.2cm (20" x 19"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1961
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.
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Handkerchief  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Cufflinks  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Jackie Gleason: Male  Search this
Jackie Gleason: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Jackie Gleason: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television actor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC408
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Location:
Currently not on view
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm47225f277-1843-436c-9012-1c9205acefb5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.TC408