President George H. W. Bush
Oil on canvas, 48 x 36 inches
Award for Life’s Service
Private collection of J. Eldon Yates, Chairman and Founder, Vietnam Veterans Institute
This portrait was painted in 1991 through special access to the President granted by the White House to the Vietnam Veterans Institute. It was the only portrait painted of him while a sitting President (as confirmed by the George H. W. Bush Presidential Library Center).