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Richard Nixon and Dwight D. Eisenhower

Richard Nixon and Dwight D. Eisenhower
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Artist
James Ormsbee Chapin, 1887 - 1975
Sitter
Dwight David Eisenhower, 14 Oct 1890 - 28 Mar 1969
Richard Milhous Nixon, 9 Jan 1913 - 22 Apr 1994
Date
1956
Type
Painting
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
Frame: 58.4 x 43.2cm (23 x 17")
Topic
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie
Dwight David Eisenhower: Male
Dwight David Eisenhower: Literature\Writer
Dwight David Eisenhower: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General
Dwight David Eisenhower: Education and Scholarship\Administrator\University administrator\University president
Dwight David Eisenhower: Politics and Government\President of US
Dwight David Eisenhower: Politics and Government\Chief of Staff
Dwight David Eisenhower: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\World War II
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 Time magazine
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Copyright
© James Cox Gallery at Woodstock for the James Chapin Estate
Object number
NPG.78.TC347
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.
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery