Abdul Karim Kassem
17" x 24", oil on masonite
Prime Minister of Iraq 1958-1963
published Time Magazine, April 13, 1959
Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C.
The cover story provided background information about Kassem, and an analysis of the political climate of Iraq in 1959.
External links (open in a new window):
Wikipedia entry for Abdul Karim Kassem
Time Magazine issue online