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Artist:
Antonio Salemme, 1892 - 2 May 1995  Search this
Sitter:
Paul Robeson, 9 Apr 1898 - 23 Jan 1976  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
41.3 x 20.3 x 22.8 cm (16 1/4 x 8 x 9" ), with base
Culture:
Paul Robeson: American\African American  Search this
Type:
Sculpture
Place:
United States\New York\New York
Date:
1927
Provenance:
Artist’s widow, Martha Salemmé [1912-2004]; purchased NPG 1999
Topic:
Paul Robeson: Male  Search this
Paul Robeson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Paul Robeson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Paul Robeson: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Paul Robeson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.99.71
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.99.71