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The Pessimist

The Pessimist
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Alternate Title
Richard Nixon (with James St. Clair)
Artist
Patrick Oliphant, born 1935
Sitter
Richard Milhous Nixon, 9 Jan 1913 - 22 Apr 1994
James Draper St. Clair, 1920 - 2001
Date
1974
Type
Drawing
Medium
India ink over pencil
Dimensions
Sheet: 29.4 x 44.7cm (11 9/16 x 17 5/8")
Topic
Costume\Headgear\Hat
Printed Material\Book
Interior\Interior with Exterior View
Architecture\Window
Cartoon
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie
James Draper St. Clair: Male
James Draper St. Clair: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
Richard Milhous Nixon: Male
Richard Milhous Nixon: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
Richard Milhous Nixon: Literature\Writer
Richard Milhous Nixon: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US
Richard Milhous Nixon: Military and Intelligence\Navy\Officer
Richard Milhous Nixon: Politics and Government\President of US
Richard Milhous Nixon: Politics and Government\US Senator\California
Richard Milhous Nixon: Politics and Government\US Congressman\California
Portrait
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Susan Corn Conway, in honor of Alan Fern, on behalf of Patrick Oliphant
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Copyright
© Time Inc.
Object number
NPG.2002.180
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery