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Artist:
Ernest Hamlin Baker, 1889 - 1975  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Stalin, 21 Dec 1879 - Mar 1953  Search this
Medium:
Graphite pencil and crayon on paper
Dimensions:
Sketch 1: 27.6 x 24.6 cm. (10 7/8 x 9 11/16")
Sketch 2: 6.1 x 5.8 cm. (2 3/8 x 2 1/4")
Sheet: 35 x 42.9 cm. (13 3/4 x 16 7/8")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1939
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:
Preparatory sketch  Search this
Joseph Stalin: Male  Search this
Joseph Stalin: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Revolutionary  Search this
Joseph Stalin: Politics and Government\Foreign leader\Dictator  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of June H. Williams
Object number:
NPG.98.TC7.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Ernest Hamlin Baker
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Location:
Currently not on view
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm421e6a8f4-ff56-4122-8b6e-00dcba31985c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.98.TC7.1