Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Catalog Data

Artist:
Jim Sharpe, born 1936  Search this
Sitter:
Hua Kuo-feng, 1920 - 20 Aug 2008  Search this
Medium:
Paint and ink on board
Dimensions:
65.4cm x 50.8cm (25 3/4" x 20"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1976
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:
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\Chinese  Search this
Hua Kuo-feng: Male  Search this
Hua Kuo-feng: Politics and Government\Foreign leader\Prime Minister  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC455
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Jim Sharpe
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Location:
Currently not on view
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm432dcc7f3-3532-4003-9779-f156befe1275
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.TC455