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Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill
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Artist
Ernest Hamlin Baker, 1889 - 1975
Sitter
Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill, 30 Nov 1874 - 24 Jan 1965
Date
1949
Type
Drawing
Medium
Pencil on translucent plastic
Dimensions
Sketch 1 (left): 14.2 x 12.3 cm. (5 9/16 x 4 13/16")
Sketch 2 (right): 14 x 12.3 cm. (5 1/2 x 4 13/16")
Sheet: 35 x 43 cm. (13 3/4 x 16 15/16")
Topic
Exterior\Landscape
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie
Preparatory sketch
Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill: Male
Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill: Literature\Writer
Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill: Politics and Government\Foreign leader\Prime Minister\Great Britain
Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill: Nobel Prize
Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill: Congressional Gold Medal
Portrait
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of June H. Williams
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Copyright
© Estate of Ernest Hamlin Baker
Object number
NPG.98.TC2.1
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