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Portrait of Truman Capote (1925-1984)

Artist:
James Whitney Fosburgh (American, 1910–1978)
Date:
1971
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
60 x 36 1/8 in. (152.4 x 91.8 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mr. George Backer Gift, Mrs. Katherine Graham Gift, Mr. and Mrs. Henry J. Heinz II Gift, Mrs. Lawrence Lowman Gift, Joseph A. and Katherine S. Meehan Foundation, Inc. Gift, Mr. and Mrs. Edward M. M. Warburg Gift, 1972
Accession Number:
1972.93
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated (lower left): JF / 71
the artist, New York (1971–72; sold to MMA)

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