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Philippine Village

MO 63.302
Philippine Village
Fernando Amorsolo (Fillipino, 1892-1972)
1962
Oil on canvas board
Oil painting of rural scene in Philippine village. Two women and a child are walking past a hut followed by a man leading an ox cart. A woman tends to a fire near the hut in the background.
The daughter of President Diosdado Macapagal of the Philippines, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, who gave the painting to President Kennedy, became the 14th president of the Philippines.
Diosdado Macapagal, (9th President of the Philippines 1963-1965)
Donated to the United States
JFKSG-MO-1963-302