Five Studies of Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890-1969)
Pastel, watercolor, and chalk on paper
Overall: 30 3/4 x 22 3/4 in. (78.1 x 57.8 cm)
inscriptions: no signature
The artist's portraits of General Eisenhower were probably preparatory sketches for a finished portrait to be placed in Kaufman's American Century series. These sketches were drawn not from life, but from photographs.
Gift of Enit Kaufman
Enit Kaufman and Dorothy Canfield Fisher, American Portraits (New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1946)
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