Recent Acquisitions

November 9, 2012 – October 27, 2013

National Portrait Gallery
8th and F Streets, NW
Washington, DC

1st Floor, North Floor Plan

On view are works recently aquired by the museum, including paintings of Henry Louis Gates Jr. and Adolph Ochs; a bronze of Ethel Waters; photographs of Marjorie Merriweather Post, Mary Pickford, and Muhammad Ali; and prints of George Washington and Samuel Adams.

A commissioned portrait of General Colin Powell by artist Ron Sherr goes on view outside the exhibition entrance on December 3, 2012.