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Valentino by Mencken

1972 Richard Merkin Born: New York, New York 1938 Died: Croton-on-Hudson, New York 2009 acrylic and crayon on paper sheet: 39 3/8 x 28 in. (100.0 x 71.0 cm) irregular Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of the Sara Roby Foundation 1986.6.64 Not currently on view


Keywords

Dress - accessory - tie

Miscellaneous - homage - Mencken

Performing arts - theater - performer

Portrait male - Valentino, Rudolph - waist length

painting

crayon

paint - acrylic

paper - wove paper

About Richard Merkin

Born: New York, New York 1938 Died: Croton-on-Hudson, New York 2009

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