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Iconic President

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Iconic President

“Who will ever forget that gifted American artist’s renditions of the ski-nosed schemer with frail, hunched shoulders, angry jowls, and five o’clock shadow?” Navasky writes of Herblock's famous Richard Nixon portrayal.
Herbert Block drew Nixon in 1954 in this sketch titled "Here He Comes Now."