TITLE Roy's Postcards: Postcard from 1983/11/06 RSS http://www.crummy.com/writing/postcards/rss.xml STYLE http://www.crummy.com/writing/postcards/postcards.css
Roy's Postcards: 1983/11/06
In the National Portrait Gallery over a stairway hangs this giant painting.
GRANT AND HIS GENERALS
By Ole Peter Hansen Balling, 1865
oil on canvas, 10 x 16 feet
Gift of Mrs. Harry Newton Blue in Memory of her Husband, 1966
NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY NPG.66.37
SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION, WASHINGTON, D.C.
Reproduction forbidden without written permission.
Sorry, Smithsonian Institution, but this painting sits firmly within the public domain. Although you may have a claim on the back of the postcard.
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