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Call for Submissions: Be(com)ing Desi in America

Creator:
Smithsonian Indian American Heritage Project  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 17 Jul 2013 20:50:30 +0000
Topic:
Indian American  Search this
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Indian American Story: Blog for the Smithsonian Indian American Heritage Project
Data Source:
Smithsonian Indian American Heritage Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_73474d90220274736fd15889455d7e3c

Lone Ranger from the series History

Artist:
David Levinthal, born San Francisco, CA 1949  Search this
Medium:
inkjet print
Dimensions:
17 × 22 in. (43.2 × 55.9 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
2014
Topic:
Western  Search this
Landscape\Texas  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Performing arts\theater\performer  Search this
Dress\costume\mask  Search this
Object\weapon\gun  Search this
Equestrian  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Donald Standford Rosenfeld, Jr.
Copyright:
© 2014, David Levinthal
Object number:
2017.41.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77b33949b-f394-4ec6-81e0-eeac6befdf6a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2017.41.19

Martha Graham Center of Contemporary Dance warehouse, Yonkers, New York

Artist:
Annie Leibovitz, born Waterbury, CT 1949  Search this
Printer:
David Adamson, born England 1951  Search this
Medium:
inkjet print
Dimensions:
image: 22 x 33 in. (55.9 x 83.8 cm) sheet: 24 1/4 x 35 in. (61.6 x 88.9 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
2010, printed 2012
Topic:
Performing arts\dance  Search this
Architecture Interior\commercial\warehouse  Search this
Homage\Graham, Martha  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
2012.29.39
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7afc0e7c8-4ad7-425c-adf8-41a2ef19751e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2012.29.39

Dance Composition No. 31

Artist:
Eldzier Cortor, born Richmond, VA 1916-died Seaford, NY 2015  Search this
Medium:
etching on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 20 1/2 x 15 1/4 in. (52.1 x 38.7 cm) sheet: 28 x 20 in. (71.1 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group\female  Search this
Performing arts\dance  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist in memory of Sophia Cortor
Copyright:
© Eldzier Cortor
Object number:
2012.72.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk718df4ff7-9684-4a6f-a698-c48c468aa75e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2012.72.3

Pablo Picasso

Artist:
Michelle Armitage, born 1960  Search this
Sitter:
Pablo Picasso, 25 Oct 1881 - 8 Apr 1973  Search this
Medium:
Charcoal, graphite, pencil on Strathmore board
Dimensions:
Sheet: 35.6 × 48.3 cm (14 × 19")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
2016
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Scarf  Search this
Pablo Picasso: Male  Search this
Pablo Picasso: Visual Arts\Artist\Sculptor  Search this
Pablo Picasso: Visual Arts\Artist\Printmaker  Search this
Pablo Picasso: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Pablo Picasso: Performing Arts\Costume Designer  Search this
Pablo Picasso: Visual Arts\Artist\Printmaker\Lithographer  Search this
Pablo Picasso: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Pablo Picasso: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Ceramicist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
CA990320
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm425980a0c-5dfa-4004-a065-fe8b7c75d99d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_CA990320

Aziz Ansari

Artist:
Martin Schoeller, born 1968  Search this
Sitter:
Aziz Ansari, born 1983  Search this
Medium:
Inkjet print
Dimensions:
Image: 49.6 × 40.8 cm (19 1/2 × 16 1/16")
Sheet: 67.2 × 57.2 cm (26 7/16 × 22 1/2")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
2015 (printed 2017)
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Watch  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower  Search this
Indeterminable  Search this
Aziz Ansari: Male  Search this
Aziz Ansari: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; acquired through Federal support from the Asian Pacific American Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center
Object number:
C/NPG.2017.103
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 2015 Martin Schoeller
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4afb8d861-8f97-4746-b23b-dcc653a70ecc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_C_NPG.2017.103

Lin-Manuel Miranda

Artist:
Mark Seliger, born 1959  Search this
Sitter:
Lin-Manuel Miranda, born 1980  Search this
Medium:
Archival pigment print
Dimensions:
Image: 88.9 × 66.7 cm (35 × 26 1/4")
Sheet: 101.6 × 76.1 cm (40 × 29 15/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
2016 (printed 2018)
Topic:
Costume  Search this
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Lin-Manuel Miranda: Male  Search this
Lin-Manuel Miranda: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Lin-Manuel Miranda: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; acquisition made possible through the Smithsonian Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center
Object number:
C/NPG.2018.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 2016, Mark Seliger
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d7220596-adc2-4323-a343-8c6b5207b5e6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_C_NPG.2018.19

Bill T. Jones, 2013

Artist:
Beverly McIver, born 1962  Search this
Sitter:
Bill T. Jones, born 15 Feb 1952  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 121.9 × 121.9 × 3.8 cm (48 × 48 × 1 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\North Carolina\Durham\Durham
Date:
2013
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Bill T. Jones: Male  Search this
Bill T. Jones: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Bill T. Jones: Performing Arts\Choreographer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2017.107
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 2013 Beverly McIver
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4cea63dfb-0326-4fe0-8064-026f7fb8061c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2017.107

Philip Glass

Artist:
Luis Álvarez Roure, born 1976  Search this
Sitter:
Philip Glass, born 31 Jan 1937  Search this
Medium:
Oil on masonite
Dimensions:
Image/Board: 40.7 × 40.7 × 0.3 cm (16 × 16 × 1/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
2016
Topic:
Philip Glass: Male  Search this
Philip Glass: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Philip Glass: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; anonymous gift
Object number:
NPG.2018.18
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 2018 Luis Alvarez Roure
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm43d5a6ab2-85c5-43c6-8441-8754848845ab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2018.18

Live

Artist:
Glenn Ligon, born 1960  Search this
Sitter:
Richard Pryor, 1 Dec 1940 - 10 Dec 2005  Search this
Medium:
Seven-channel video installation (color, silent)
Dimensions:
Duration: 80:51 min.
Aspect ratio: 4:3
Type:
Time-Based Media
Date:
2014
Topic:
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Installation  Search this
Richard Pryor: Male  Search this
Richard Pryor: Literature\Writer  Search this
Richard Pryor: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Richard Pryor: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Jointly owned by Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art and National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of The Carl and Marilynn Thoma Art Foundation and of Beth Rudin DeWoody and Firooz Zahedi
Object number:
NPG.2018.41
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Glenn Ligon and Luhring Augustine
Photograph Credit: © Joshua White / JWPictures.com
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm480a3664e-0c56-4c25-a84f-c3c98ae3c1ac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2018.41
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David Bowie

Artist:
Spalding Nix  Search this
Sitter:
David Bowie, 8 Jan 1947 - 10 Jan 2016  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
before 2010
Topic:
David Bowie: Male  Search this
David Bowie: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC992408
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4745c4f44-3c95-4f90-98b4-0dcc886b1ab6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC992408

Ronald Reagan

Alternate Title:
Moment of Second Inauguration
Artist:
Robert Berks, 26 Apr 1922 - 16 May 2011  Search this
Sitter:
Ronald Wilson Reagan, 6 Feb 1911 - 5 Jun 2004  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
47 × 35.6 × 30.5cm (18 1/2 × 14 × 12")
With Base: 152.4 × 61 × 61cm (60 × 24 × 24")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
late 20th-early 21st century
Topic:
Ronald Wilson Reagan: Male  Search this
Ronald Wilson Reagan: Literature\Writer  Search this
Ronald Wilson Reagan: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Ronald Wilson Reagan: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Ronald Wilson Reagan: Politics and Government\Governor\California  Search this
Ronald Wilson Reagan: Communications\Broadcast Journalist\Sportscaster  Search this
Ronald Wilson Reagan: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Ronald Wilson Reagan: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Reagan Presidential Library
Object number:
2002.00002.01
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm46bf8cdbd-ce1c-439d-b483-b1acaf12824f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_2002.00002.01

Lenny Kravitz

Artist:
Alex Asher Daniel, born 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Lenny Kravitz, born 26 May 1964  Search this
Medium:
Acrylic, colored pencil, oil stick, spray paint, collage on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 49 × 28 cm (19 5/16 × 11")
Sheet: 69.6 × 49.8 cm (27 3/8 × 19 5/8")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
2011
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Nose ring  Search this
Lenny Kravitz: Male  Search this
Lenny Kravitz: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Lenny Kravitz: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Lenny Kravitz: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
C/NPG.2016.140
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 2016, Alex Asher Daniel
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm41f94c100-2d92-4ef0-99ba-7d3570eed3b4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_C_NPG.2016.140

Michael K. Williams

Artist:
Alex Asher Daniel, born 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Michael K. Williams, born 1966  Search this
Medium:
Acrylic, colored pencil, oil stick, spray paint, collage on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 70.5 × 49.9 cm (27 3/4 × 19 5/8")
Sheet: 47.6 × 31.2 cm (18 3/4 × 12 5/16")
Type:
Drawing
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York\Manhattan Island\Harlem
Date:
2011
Topic:
Michael K. Williams: Male  Search this
Michael K. Williams: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift in honor of Michael and Sade Lythcott and Dr. Barbara Ann Teer’s National Black Theatre
Object number:
C/NPG.2016.143
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 2016, Alex Asher Daniel
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4c361e30e-e323-4859-936e-741e63a495cc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_C_NPG.2016.143

Louie Pérez, Musician (Los Lobos)

Artist:
Harry Gamboa Jr., born 1951  Search this
Sitter:
Louie Pérez, born 29 Jan 1953  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 32.5 × 21.4 cm (12 13/16 × 8 7/16")
Sheet: 35.5 × 27.8 cm (14 × 10 15/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
2012
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Bracelet  Search this
Louie Pérez: Male  Search this
Louie Pérez: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; acquisition made possible through the Smithsonian Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center
Object number:
C/NPG.2016.74
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Harry Gamboa, Jr.
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National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4231e844e-d9ad-4ace-88b3-1dcc0fc7db84
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_C_NPG.2016.74

Portrait of the Artist

Alternate Title:
Ayad Akhtar
Artist:
Shahzia Sikander, born 1969  Search this
Sitter:
Ayad Akhtar, born 1970  Search this
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Frame: 73.7 × 58.4 cm (29 × 23")
Image: 55.9 × 43.2 cm (22 × 17")
Type:
Print
Date:
2016
Topic:
Symbols & Motifs  Search this
Printed Material\Map  Search this
Imaginary  Search this
Artwork\Silhouette  Search this
Ayad Akhtar: Male  Search this
Ayad Akhtar: Literature\Writer  Search this
Ayad Akhtar: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; acquisition made possible through Federal support from the Asian Pacific American Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center
Object number:
C/NPG.2017.94
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Shahzia Sikander
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National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4b93618b8-c91f-427d-8bd1-a7b13ed1ac3d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_C_NPG.2017.94

Portrait of the Artist

Alternate Title:
Ayad Akhtar
Artist:
Shahzia Sikander, born 1969  Search this
Sitter:
Ayad Akhtar, born 1970  Search this
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Frame: 73.7 × 58.4 cm (29 × 23")
Image: 55.9 × 43.2 cm (22 × 17")
Type:
Print
Date:
2016
Topic:
Symbols & Motifs  Search this
Imaginary  Search this
Artwork\Silhouette  Search this
Ayad Akhtar: Male  Search this
Ayad Akhtar: Literature\Writer  Search this
Ayad Akhtar: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; acquisition made possible through Federal support from the Asian Pacific American Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center
Object number:
C/NPG.2017.95
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Shahzia Sikander
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National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4fa8fb281-161f-45c3-b7cf-ce889a8b9055
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_C_NPG.2017.95

Lady Gaga

Artist:
Sophia Rosman, born 1996  Search this
Sitter:
Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta ("Lady Gaga"), born 1986  Search this
Medium:
Acrylic on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 182.9 × 121.9cm (72 × 48")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Maryland\Baltimore\Owings Mills
Date:
2011
Topic:
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Costume\Hair Accessory\Wig  Search this
Interior\Performing Arts\Theatrical\Stage  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Sunglasses  Search this
Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta ("Lady Gaga"): Female  Search this
Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta ("Lady Gaga"): Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter  Search this
Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta ("Lady Gaga"): Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist  Search this
Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta ("Lady Gaga"): Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Pop  Search this
Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta ("Lady Gaga"): Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist\LGBT rights activist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
MD990283
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm419c415aa-b29b-4c9c-986c-98fd48bbf17d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_MD990283

Gertrude Hadley Jeannette

Artist:
Alex Asher Daniel, born 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Gertrude Hadley Jeannette, 1914 - 2018  Search this
Medium:
Acrylic, colored pencil, oil stick, spray paint on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 42.5 × 23 cm (16 3/4 × 9 1/16")
Sheet: 70.2 × 51 cm (27 5/8 × 20 1/16")
Type:
Drawing
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York\Manhattan Island\Harlem
Date:
2011
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Indeterminable  Search this
Gertrude Hadley Jeannette: Female  Search this
Gertrude Hadley Jeannette: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Gertrude Hadley Jeannette: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift in honor of Michael and Sade Lythcott and Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's National Black Theatre
Object number:
NPG.2016.139
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 2011 Alex Asher Daniel
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40171bfa3-ad77-4c0e-9433-dd152b2f699c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2016.139

Phylicia Rashad

Artist:
Alex Asher Daniel, born 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Phylicia Rashad, born 1948  Search this
Medium:
Acrylic paint, oil-based paint, colored pencil, oil stick, spray paint, collage on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 70.5 × 49.5 cm (27 3/4 × 19 1/2")
Type:
Drawing
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
2011
Topic:
Indeterminable  Search this
Phylicia Rashad: Female  Search this
Phylicia Rashad: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift in honor of Michael and Sade Lythcott and Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's National Black Theatre
Object number:
NPG.2016.142
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 2016, Alex Asher Daniel
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49ff8480c-92c7-4e36-9ece-bdc4d1e445ab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2016.142

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