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Artist:
Bernard Safran, 1924 - 17 Oct 1995  Search this
Sitter:
Tennessee Williams, 26 Mar 1911 - Feb 1983  Search this
Medium:
Acrylic on Masonite
Dimensions:
61.6cm x 44.5cm (24 1/4" x 17 1/2"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1962
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:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Tennessee Williams: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Tennessee Williams: Male  Search this
Tennessee Williams: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Tennessee Williams: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Tennessee Williams: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Tennessee Williams: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC814
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Bernard Safran
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Location:
Currently not on view
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm428a85cba-27dd-45cd-825b-987d1ceca45d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.TC814