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William Jeffers on the Union Pacific: the railroads have done the improbable, now for the impossible"

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
William Martin Jeffers, 1876 - 1953  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and grease pencil on paper
Dimensions:
21.6 x 19.7cm (8 1/2 x 7 3/4")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1945
Topic:
Railroad  Search this
William Martin Jeffers: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Illustration House, Inc.
Website: www.illustration-house.com/
Object number:
DLR00947
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Edward R. Murrow

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
Edward Roscoe Murrow, 25 Apr 1908 - 27 Apr 1965  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
1957
Topic:
Indeterminable  Search this
Edward Roscoe Murrow: Male  Search this
Edward Roscoe Murrow: Politics and Government\Government Official  Search this
Edward Roscoe Murrow: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Executive  Search this
Edward Roscoe Murrow: Communications\Broadcast Journalist  Search this
Edward Roscoe Murrow: Communications\Broadcast Journalist\Television  Search this
Edward Roscoe Murrow: Communications\Broadcast Journalist\Radio  Search this
Edward Roscoe Murrow: Communications\Broadcast Journalist\Newscaster  Search this
Edward Roscoe Murrow: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Tufts University
Website: www.tufts.edu/
Object number:
MA420003
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Richard Nixon

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
Richard Milhous Nixon, 9 Jan 1913 - 22 Apr 1994  Search this
Medium:
Grease on illustration board
Dimensions:
Image: 31.7 × 22.7 cm (12 1/2 × 8 15/16")
Sheet: 33 × 27.5 cm (13 × 10 13/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1952
Topic:
Indeterminable  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Richard Milhous Nixon: Male  Search this
Richard Milhous Nixon: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Richard Milhous Nixon: Literature\Writer  Search this
Richard Milhous Nixon: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Richard Milhous Nixon: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
Richard Milhous Nixon: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Richard Milhous Nixon: Politics and Government\US Senator\California  Search this
Richard Milhous Nixon: Politics and Government\US Congressman\California  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Charles Rowe
Object number:
NPG.81.145
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William Orville Douglas

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
William Orville Douglas, 16 Oct 1898 - 19 Jan 1980  Search this
Medium:
Gouache on acetate
Dimensions:
Sheet: 30.5 × 25.4 cm (12 × 10")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1943
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Architecture\Building\Supreme Court  Search this
William Orville Douglas: Male  Search this
William Orville Douglas: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
William Orville Douglas: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\US Supreme Court Justice  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Charles Rowe
Object number:
NPG.82.104
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David Ben-Gurion

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
David Ben-Gurion, 16 Oct 1886 - 1 Dec 1973  Search this
Medium:
Acrylic and ink on board
Dimensions:
33.6cm x 31.1cm (13 1/4" x 12 1/4"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1957
Topic:
David Ben-Gurion: Male  Search this
David Ben-Gurion: Politics and Government\Foreign Leader\Prime Minister\Israel  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC234
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Alben William Barkley

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
Alben William Barkley, 24 Nov 1877 - 30 Apr 1956  Search this
Medium:
Tempera and crayon on acetate
Dimensions:
Image: 28.7 × 25.7 cm (11 5/16 × 10 1/8")
Sheet: 29 × 27 cm (11 7/16 × 10 5/8")
Mount: 34.5 × 33 × 0.5 cm (13 9/16 × 13 × 3/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
not dated
Topic:
Indeterminable  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Star  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Alben William Barkley: Male  Search this
Alben William Barkley: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Alben William Barkley: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Alben William Barkley: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge  Search this
Alben William Barkley: Politics and Government\US Senator\Majority Leader  Search this
Alben William Barkley: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Kentucky  Search this
Alben William Barkley: Politics and Government\US Senator\Kentucky  Search this
Alben William Barkley: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Charles Rowe
Object number:
NPG.83.27
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Elizabeth, Queen Mother

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
Queen Elizabeth, Queen Mother, 4 Aug 1900 - 30 Mar 2002  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
19.6 x 13.5 cm (7 11/16 x 5 5/16" )
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1953?
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Pearl  Search this
Queen Elizabeth, Queen Mother: Female  Search this
Queen Elizabeth, Queen Mother: Rulers and Nobility\Queen  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.88.TC105
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Mohammed Reza Pahlevi

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
Mohammed Reza Pahlevi, 26 Oct 1919 - 27 Jul 1980  Search this
Medium:
Opaque watercolor with blotting and scraping on transparent film
Dimensions:
30.5cm x 27.3cm (12" x 10 3/4"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1945
Topic:
Vehicle\Military vehicle  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National  Search this
Mohammed Reza Pahlevi: Male  Search this
Mohammed Reza Pahlevi: Politics and Government\World Leader  Search this
Mohammed Reza Pahlevi: Rulers and Nobility\King\Shah  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC738
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Lyndon B. Johnson

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
Lyndon Baines Johnson, 27 Aug 1908 - 22 Jan 1973  Search this
Medium:
Acrylic on plaster
Dimensions:
31.8cm x 27.9cm (12 1/2" x 11"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1960
Topic:
Weapon\Whip  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Boots  Search this
Lyndon Baines Johnson: Male  Search this
Lyndon Baines Johnson: Literature\Writer  Search this
Lyndon Baines Johnson: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Lyndon Baines Johnson: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Lyndon Baines Johnson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Lyndon Baines Johnson: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Lyndon Baines Johnson: Politics and Government\US Senator\Texas  Search this
Lyndon Baines Johnson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Texas  Search this
Lyndon Baines Johnson: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC474
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George Frost Kennan

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
George Frost Kennan, 16 Feb 1904 - 17 Mar 2005  Search this
Medium:
Tempera on cardboard
Dimensions:
Image/Sight: 21.5 × 19.3 cm (8 7/16 × 7 5/8")
Mount: 35.3 × 28.1 cm (13 7/8 × 11 1/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
not dated
Topic:
Artwork\Sculpture  Search this
Imaginary  Search this
Architecture\Building\Capitol\US Capitol  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Star  Search this
George Frost Kennan: Male  Search this
George Frost Kennan: Literature\Writer  Search this
George Frost Kennan: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Ambassador  Search this
George Frost Kennan: Politics and Government\Government Official  Search this
George Frost Kennan: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
George Frost Kennan: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
George Frost Kennan: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
George Frost Kennan: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Charles Rowe
Object number:
NPG.83.28
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Harry S Truman

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
Harry S Truman, 8 May 1884 - 26 Dec 1972  Search this
Medium:
Oil on acetate?
Dimensions:
Sight: 29.5 x 27.9cm (11 5/8 x 11")
Frame: 48.9 x 47 x 2.5cm (19 1/4 x 18 1/2 x 1")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Star  Search this
Personal Attribute\Teeth  Search this
Nature & Environment\Olive branch  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Emblem\Coat of arms\Presidential  Search this
Harry S Truman: Male  Search this
Harry S Truman: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Harry S Truman: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Harry S Truman: Natural Resources\Agriculturist  Search this
Harry S Truman: Military\Army\Officer\Captain  Search this
Harry S Truman: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge  Search this
Harry S Truman: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Harry S Truman: Politics and Government\US Senator\Missouri  Search this
Harry S Truman: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of James J. Miller
Object number:
NPG.84.64
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Frederick Moore Vinson

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
Frederick Moore Vinson, 22 Jan 1890 - 8 Sep 1953  Search this
Medium:
Grease on paper
Dimensions:
35cm x 30.5cm (13 3/4" x 12"), Accurate
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1951
Topic:
Indeterminable  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Frederick Moore Vinson: Male  Search this
Frederick Moore Vinson: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of Treasury  Search this
Frederick Moore Vinson: Politics and Government\Government Official\Presidential Advisor  Search this
Frederick Moore Vinson: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\US Supreme Court Justice\Chief Justice of US  Search this
Frederick Moore Vinson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Kentucky  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Charles Rowe
Object number:
NPG.81.147
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Omar Nelson Bradley

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
Omar Nelson Bradley, 12 Feb 1893 - 8 Apr 1981  Search this
Medium:
Gouache, ink and graphite pencil on matboard
Dimensions:
21.6 x 19.1 cm (8 1/2 x 7 1/2" )
Type:
Painting
Date:
1950
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Epaulet  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Star  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Omar Nelson Bradley: Male  Search this
Omar Nelson Bradley: Literature\Writer  Search this
Omar Nelson Bradley: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Omar Nelson Bradley: Military\Joint Chiefs of Staff\Chairman  Search this
Omar Nelson Bradley: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Charles Rowe
Object number:
NPG.82.TC153
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Mark Wayne Clark

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
Mark Wayne Clark, 1 May 1896 - 17 Apr 1984  Search this
Medium:
Gouache
Dimensions:
23.5 x 21 cm (9 1/4 x 8 1/4" ), Estimate
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1950
Topic:
Indeterminable  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Seal  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Mark Wayne Clark: Male  Search this
Mark Wayne Clark: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Mark Wayne Clark: Education\Administrator\College\President  Search this
Mark Wayne Clark: Military\Army\Officer\World War II  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Charles Rowe
Object number:
NPG.82.107
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Harold Macmillan

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
Harold Macmillan, 1894 - 1986  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor and pencil on acetate
Dimensions:
30.5cm x 21.6cm (12" x 8 1/2"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1957
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Cat\Lion  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\British  Search this
Architecture\Building\Castle  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Harold Macmillan: Male  Search this
Harold Macmillan: Politics and Government\Foreign Leader\Prime Minister\Great Britain  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC833
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Dwight D. Eisenhower

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
Dwight David Eisenhower, 14 Oct 1890 - 28 Mar 1969  Search this
Medium:
Grease on paper
Dimensions:
27.6cm x 24.3cm (10 7/8" x 9 9/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1943
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Military  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Star  Search this
Dwight David Eisenhower: Male  Search this
Dwight David Eisenhower: Literature\Writer  Search this
Dwight David Eisenhower: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Dwight David Eisenhower: Education\Administrator\University\President  Search this
Dwight David Eisenhower: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Dwight David Eisenhower: Politics and Government\Chief of Staff  Search this
Dwight David Eisenhower: Military\Army\Officer\World War II  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Charles Rowe
Object number:
NPG.81.TC1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Guy Rowe
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Maxwell Davenport Taylor

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
Maxwell Davenport Taylor, 26 Aug 1901 - 19 Apr 1987  Search this
Medium:
Paint on acetate
Dimensions:
24.1 x 24.4 cm (9 1/2 x 9 5/8" )
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Weapon\Gun  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Exterior\Mountains  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Star  Search this
Human Figures\Soldier  Search this
Maxwell Davenport Taylor: Male  Search this
Maxwell Davenport Taylor: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Maxwell Davenport Taylor: Politics and Government\Government Official\Presidential Advisor  Search this
Maxwell Davenport Taylor: Military\Army\Officer\Joint Chiefs of Staff  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Charles Rowe
Object number:
NPG.82.128
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William Fife Knowland

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
William Fife Knowland, 26 Jun 1908 - 23 Feb 1974  Search this
Medium:
Tempera/crayon on cardboard
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 30.3 × 27.6 cm (11 15/16 × 10 7/8")
Mount: 36.6 × 30 cm (14 7/16 × 11 13/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1953
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Indeterminable  Search this
Architecture\Building\Capitol\US Capitol  Search this
Architecture\Building\White House  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Elephant  Search this
Game\Chess set  Search this
William Fife Knowland: Male  Search this
William Fife Knowland: Military\Army\Officer  Search this
William Fife Knowland: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
William Fife Knowland: Politics and Government\US Senator\Majority Leader  Search this
William Fife Knowland: Politics and Government\US Senator\Minority Leader  Search this
William Fife Knowland: Politics and Government\US Senator\California  Search this
William Fife Knowland: Politics and Government\State Legislator\California  Search this
William Fife Knowland: Politics and Government\State Senator\California  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Charles Rowe
Object number:
NPG.83.29
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Nikita Khrushchev

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev, 17 Apr 1894 - Sep 1971  Search this
Medium:
Tempera and pencil on fiberglass
Dimensions:
36.2cm x 26.4cm (14 1/4" x 10 3/8"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1960
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Animal\Bear  Search this
Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev: Male  Search this
Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev: Politics and Government\Foreign Leader\Premier\Soviet Union  Search this
Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev: Politics and Government\Foreign Leader\Communist Party Secretary\Soviet Union  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC529
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Mao Tse-tung

Artist:
Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969  Search this
Sitter:
Mao Tse-Tung, 26 Dec 1893 - Sep 1976  Search this
Medium:
Tempera and pencil on board
Dimensions:
47.6cm x 41.2cm (18 3/4" x 16 1/4"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1966-1967
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Military  Search this
Mao Tse-Tung: Male  Search this
Mao Tse-Tung: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Revolutionary  Search this
Mao Tse-Tung: Politics and Government\Foreign Leader\Communist Party Chairman  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC794
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