It is uncommon, but not unheard of, for a Member to have more than one portrait in the House of Representatives. This painting, marking Stump’s leadership of the Armed Services Committee, is one of two depicting Stump as a committee Chairman. Both show the subject in a similar pose, leaning to one side, left hand in pocket. Also present in the two paintings are the same turquoise-and-silver belt buckle, a reminder of Stump’s western origins.
History, Art & Archives, U.S. House of Representatives, “Robert Lee Stump,” https://history.house.gov/Collection/Listing/2002/2002-007-011/ (April 16, 2021)
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