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Frank Parker

Frank Parker

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Description
Oil on illustration board. Portrait of one star general Frank Parker. Army Service Ribbons for Decorations and Medals include: Distinguished Service Medal, Unknown Ribbon (red and green bands with gold stars), Silver Star, Army of Cuban Pacification, Unknown Ribbon (solid white), Unknown Ribbon (solid red with device), Unknown Ribbon (red and green bands with gold stars), Unknown Ribbon (solid red with rosette possibly Légion d'honneur), and Spanish War Service. Parker wears infantry and officer pins on his collar and a Sam Browne belt. He also wears a peaked cap with the insignia of the United States. Parker's signature is in the bottom left corner in pencil.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Painting
associated date
1917 - 1918
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 1/2 in x 18 1/2 in; 62.23 cm x 46.99 cm
ID Number
AF.37717
catalog number
37717
accession number
117218
Credit Line
Committee to Acquire for the Nation the Chase Collection of A. E. F. Portraits
World War I
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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