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Bar in Hotel Scribe

Bar in Hotel Scribe
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Artist
Floyd MacMillan Davis, 1896 - 1966
Sitter
Floyd MacMillan Davis, 1896 - 1966
Gladys Rockmore Davis, 1901 - 16 Feb 1967
David Edward Scherman, 2 Mar 1916 - 1997
Janet Flanner, 13 Mar 1892 - 7 Nov 1978
William Lawrence Shirer, 23 Feb 1904 - 28 Dec 1993
Ernest Miller Hemingway, 21 Jul 1899 - 2 Jul 1961
A. J. Liebling, 18 Oct 1904 - 28 Dec 1963
Merrill Mueller, 1916 - 1980
Hans Von Kaltenborn, 9 Jul 1878 - 1965
Richard De Rochemont, 13 Dec 1903 - Aug 1982
Bill Reusswig, 1902 - 1978
Ham Green
Robert Allen Cromie, 1909 - 1999
Hugh Schuck
Will Lang, 1914 - Jan 1968
Lee Miller, 23 Apr 1907 - 21 Jul 1977
Graham Miller
Donald MacKenzie, 1918 - 1993
Robin Duff
Ralph Morse, 23 Oct 1917 - 7 Dec 2014
Charles Wertenbaker, 1901 - 1955
Robert Capa, 22 Oct 1913 - 25 May 1954
Noel Busch, 1906 - 1985
Date
1944
Type
Painting
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
Stretcher: 48.3 x 74.3 x 2.5cm (19 x 29 1/4 x 1")
Frame: 68.6 x 94 x 6.4cm (27 x 37 x 2 1/2")
Topic
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair
Costume\Headgear\Military
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table
Home Furnishings\Drinking vessel\Glass
Artwork\Photograph
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Stool
Caricature
Interior\Nightclub
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\French
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\British
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\Nazi
Container\Bottle\Wine bottle
Symbols & Motifs\Emblem\Hammer and sickle
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\USSR
Lee Miller: Female
Lee Miller: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer\War photographer
Lee Miller: Society and Social Change\Fashion model
Lee Miller: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer\Fashion photographer
Gladys Rockmore Davis: Female
Gladys Rockmore Davis: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter
Donald MacKenzie: Male
Donald MacKenzie: Communications\Journalist\Correspondent
Robert Allen Cromie: Male
Robert Allen Cromie: Literature\Writer
Robert Allen Cromie: Communications\Journalist\Columnist
Robert Allen Cromie: Communications\Journalist\Correspondent
Janet Flanner: Female
Janet Flanner: Literature\Writer\Novelist
Janet Flanner: Literature\Writer\Essayist
Janet Flanner: Communications\Journalist\Correspondent
Robin Duff: Male
Robin Duff: Communications\Journalist\Correspondent
Hugh Schuck: Male
Hugh Schuck: Communications\Journalist\Correspondent
A. J. Liebling: Male
A. J. Liebling: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Newspaper
A. J. Liebling: Communications\Journalist\Columnist
A. J. Liebling: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Magazine
A. J. Liebling: Communications\Journalist\Correspondent
Ham Green: Male
Ham Green: Communications\Journalist\Correspondent
Merrill Mueller: Male
Merrill Mueller: Communications\Journalist\Correspondent
Bill Reusswig: Male
Bill Reusswig: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator
Graham Miller: Male
Graham Miller: Communications\Journalist\Correspondent
Floyd MacMillan Davis: Male
Floyd MacMillan Davis: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter
Floyd MacMillan Davis: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator
Floyd MacMillan Davis: Visual Arts\Artist\Printmaker\Lithographer
Richard De Rochemont: Male
Richard De Rochemont: Literature\Writer
Richard De Rochemont: Performing Arts\Director\Motion Pictures
Richard De Rochemont: Performing Arts\Producer\Motion Pictures
Richard De Rochemont: Performing Arts\Producer\Newsreel
Richard De Rochemont: Oscar
David Edward Scherman: Male
David Edward Scherman: Literature\Writer
David Edward Scherman: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Magazine
David Edward Scherman: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer\War photographer
David Edward Scherman: Literature\Literary critic
David Edward Scherman: Communications\Journalist\Correspondent
Will Lang: Male
Will Lang: Military\Soldier
Will Lang: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Magazine
Will Lang: Communications\Journalist\Correspondent
Charles Wertenbaker: Male
Charles Wertenbaker: Communications\Journalist\Correspondent
Noel Busch: Male
Noel Busch: Communications\Journalist\Correspondent
Ralph Morse: Male
Ralph Morse: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer\War photographer
Ralph Morse: Communications\Journalist\Photojournalist
Robert Capa: Male
Robert Capa: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer
Robert Capa: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer\War photographer
William Lawrence Shirer: Male
William Lawrence Shirer: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Newspaper
William Lawrence Shirer: Literature\Writer\Novelist
William Lawrence Shirer: Communications\Broadcast Journalist
William Lawrence Shirer: Literature\Writer\Historical
William Lawrence Shirer: Communications\Broadcast Journalist\Newscaster
Hans Von Kaltenborn: Male
Hans Von Kaltenborn: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Newspaper
Hans Von Kaltenborn: Communications\Broadcast Journalist\Radio
Hans Von Kaltenborn: Communications\Journalist\Correspondent
Hans Von Kaltenborn: Communications\Broadcast Journalist\Newscaster
Ernest Miller Hemingway: Male
Ernest Miller Hemingway: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Newspaper
Ernest Miller Hemingway: Literature\Writer\Novelist
Ernest Miller Hemingway: Sports and Recreation\Outdoorsman
Ernest Miller Hemingway: Communications\Journalist\Correspondent
Ernest Miller Hemingway: Nobel Prize
Ernest Miller Hemingway: Pulitzer Prize
Portrait
Place
France\Île-de-France\Ville de Paris, Départment de\Paris
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Copyright
© Life Magazine
Object number
NPG.88.57
Provenance
(Illustration House, New York); purchased by NPG 1988.
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
Exhibition
20th Century Americans: 1930-1960
On View
NPG, South Gallery 321