Bob Stump chaired the Veterans’ Affairs Committee for six years, and this portrait by artist Michael Del Priore commemorates that service. Two years later, the House acquired a remarkably similar portrait that marked Stump’s chairmanship of the Armed Services Committee. 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/2002/2002-019-001/ (February 17, 2020)
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