Arts

Presidential Portraits… including the latest.

Obama unveiled his official portrait at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery in Washington today…

 

George Washington, by Charles Willson Peale, 1776

 

Abraham Lincoln, by William F Cogswell, 1869

 

President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, by Elizabeth Shoumatoff, 1966

 

Harry S Truman, by Martha Greta Kempton, 1947

 

Dwight David Eisenhower, by Thomas Edgar Stephens, 1960

 

John Fitzgerald Kennedy, by Aaron Shikler, 1970

 

Richard Milhous Nixon, by Alexander Benjamin Clayton, 1981

 

Gerald Rudolph Ford, by Everett Raymond Kinstler, 1977

 

Jimmy Carter, by Herbert E Abrams, 1982

 

Ronald Wilson Reagan, by Evewrett Raymond Kinstler, 1991

 

 George Herbert Walker Bush, by Herbert E Abrams, 1994

 

William Jefferson Clinton, by Simmie Knox, 2002

 

George Walker Bush, by John Howard Sanden, 2012

 

Barack Hussein Obama, by Kehinde Wiley, 2018

 

 

 

 

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