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Mortimer Caplin

Mortimer Caplin
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Boris Chaliapin, 22 Sep 1904 - 18 May 1979
Mortimer Maxwell Caplin, 11 Jul 1916 - 15 Jul 2019
Watercolor, graphite pencil and colored pencil on illustration board
Frame: 61 x 50.8 cm (24 x 20")
Mat: 71.1 × 55.9 cm (28 × 22")
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie
Mortimer Maxwell Caplin: Male
Mortimer Maxwell Caplin: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
Mortimer Maxwell Caplin: Education\Educator
Mortimer Maxwell Caplin: Education\Educator\Professor
Mortimer Maxwell Caplin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Commissioner
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mortimer M. Caplin
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© Estate of Helcia Chaliapin
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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.
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National Portrait Gallery