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Artist:
Don Weller, born 1937  Search this
Sitter:
Elton Hercules John, born 1947  Search this
Medium:
Ink and cut paper on paperboard
Dimensions:
50.1cm x 50.8cm (19 3/4" x 20"), Accurate
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1975
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:
Music\Musical instrument\Piano  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Sunglasses  Search this
Elton Hercules John: Male  Search this
Elton Hercules John: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Elton Hercules John: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist  Search this
Elton Hercules John: Oscar  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC470
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Don Weller
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Location:
Currently not on view
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm412b41a7d-a664-4efb-ab68-23b6dc5c0bc1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.TC470