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

 Item
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.

Dates

  • 1908

Creator

Biographical / Historical

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

Extent

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

Language of Materials

English

Condition

Good (2). Conserved.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Lord Lee of Fareham; 11/18/1938.

Related Materials

Negative #243324.

General Note

See curatorial file.

General

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

Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Sponsor
The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017).

Repository Details

Part of the Research Library Special Collections Repository

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