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Artist:
Gerard De Rose, 1918 - 1987  Search this
Sitter:
Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov, 23 Apr 1899 - 2 Jul 1977  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
61cm x 58.8cm (24" x 23 1/8"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1969
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:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov: Male  Search this
Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov: Education and Scholarship\Educator  Search this
Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist  Search this
Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov: Education and Scholarship\Educator\Professor\Literature  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC608
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/sm455088ed8-7aa2-43c4-99e1-f0e0ec058381
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.TC608