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National Portrait Gallery Exhibits Portrait of Caplin & Drysdale Founder Mortimer Caplin

November 18, 2011, National Portrait Gallery
The oil painting of Mortimer Caplin by Boris Chaliapin will be featured in the National Portrait Gallery exhibit. The portrait was initially featured in February 1963 on the front cover of Time Magazine. The Gallery has also acquired approximately forty new objects that will be highlighted. This installation includes caricatures of Beverly Sills and Fatha Hines by Al Hirschfeld, photographs of former first ladies Nancy Reagan and Barbara Bush By Diana Walker, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton by Chuck Close, and poet Sadakichi Hartmann by Zaida Ben-Yusuf.

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