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Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919) / UR "P.A. Laszlo/Washington"

Identifier: Art Survey No. 1249

Scope and Contents

Portrait of Theodore Roosevelt (U.S. President 1901-1909, naturalist, sportsman, conservationist, and military leader) sitting in chair wearing suit/riding clothes, cape over shoulders, crop and gloves in right hand, head facing forward, body 1/4 turned. Inscription: Frame plate "Theodore Roosevelt/1858-1919/Twenty-Sixth President of the United States/Painted at the White House, Oct. 1908/by P.A. DeLaszlo." Frame: Gold gilt, leaf motif, 63 x 49.


  • 1908


Biographical / Historical

Born in: Budapest, Hungary; Died in: England.


1 Item (1 painting) : oil on canvas ; 51 x 38 in.

Language of Materials



Good (2). Conserved.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Lord Lee of Fareham; 11/18/1938.

Related Materials

Negative #243324.

General Note

See curatorial file.


Exhibitions note: 1969-1974 - White House (Cabinet Room)

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The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017).

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