William F. Tompkins

William F. Tompkins

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Description
Oil on illustration board. Portrait of two star General William F. Tompkin. Army Service Ribbons for Decorations and Medals include: Distinguished Service Medal, Legion of Merit, Purple Heart, Mexican Service, Victory with gold stars, American Defense Service, European-African Middle Eastern Campaign, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign, American Campaign, WWII Victory, and Philippine Liberation Medal. Tompkin has grey hair, blue eyes, and is clean shaven. A beige background is behind the Major General's left shoulder. Tompkins signature in pencil is in the right hand corner.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Painting
date made
1945
associated date
1941 - 1945
associated person
Chase, Joseph Cummings
Chase, Joseph Cummings
artist
Chase, Joseph Cummings
Physical Description
oil (overall production method/technique)
illustration board (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 24 in x 18 in; 60.96 cm x 45.72 cm
ID Number
AF.47007
catalog number
47007
accession number
166217
Credit Line
Joseph Cummings Chase
World War II
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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