American Paintings from the Collection of the National Gallery of Art
May 23 – July 11, 1948
Ground Floor, Central Gallery
This exhibition is no longer on view at the National Gallery.
Overview: This group of portraits ranged from Pocahontas to General Dwight Eisenhower. This was the annual exhibition of American portraits held in the custody of the Gallery for a future National Portrait Gallery, to be exhibited 4 weeks each year.