On March 19, 1984, Time magazine featured on its cover an oil-on-silkscreen portrait of Mr. Jackson.
The portrait’s author: renowned American pop artist Andy Warhol.
Time subsequently donated the artwork to the Smithonian Institution’s National Portrait Gallery in Washington D.C. The Gallery most recently displayed Mr. Jackson’s likeness in its exhibit A Brush with History, highlighting individuals “who have made significant contributions to the history and development of the United States.”
To learn more about Mr. Warhol, click here.
To read the March 19, 1984, Time feature on Mr. Jackson, click here.