Ralph Wolfe Cowan

From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ralph Cowan at a charity event, 1999

Ralph Wolfe Cowan (December 16, 1931 – September 4, 2018) was an American portrait artist. He painted more reigning monarchs and heads of state than any artist in history.[1] He was born in Phoebus, Virginia.

Cowan died in West Palm Beach, Florida on September 4, 2018 at the age of 86.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State Portraiture". Retrieved 5 September 2018.
  2. "The man who painted this portrait". palmbeachdailynews. 6 September 2018. Archived from the original on 9 September 2018. Retrieved 9 September 2018.

Other websites[change | change source]