Lester Young

image for Lester Young
Artist
Alfred Bendiner, 23 Jun 1899 - 19 Mar 1964
Sitter
Lester Willis Young, 27 Aug 1909 - 15 Mar 1959
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Alfred Bendiner Foundation
Restrictions & Rights
© Alfred and Elizabeth Bendiner Foundation
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
c. 1945
Object number
NPG.85.199
Topic
Caricature
Music\Musical instrument\Saxophone
Lester Willis Young: Male
Lester Willis Young: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn\Saxophonist
Lester Willis Young: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz
Portrait
Medium
Crayon on paper
Dimensions
Sheet: 23.1 × 32 cm (9 1/8 × 12 5/8")
National Portrait Gallery
Type
Drawing