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Elizabeth, Queen Mother

Elizabeth, Queen Mother
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Guy Rowe, 1894 - 1969
Queen Elizabeth, Queen Mother, 4 Aug 1900 - 30 Mar 2002
Pencil on paper
19.6 x 13.5 cm (7 11/16 x 5 5/16" )
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National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
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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
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