Muhammad Reza Shah Pahlevi
17" x 24", oil on masonite
Shah of Iran 1941-1979
published Time Magazine, September 12, 1960
location unknown, possibly destroyed
The cover story was on the Shah's struggle for political stability and the economic growth of Iran.
The Shah sent a personal thank you to Safran after the cover ran. Safran never found out where the original painting went, but he suspected it had been given to the Shah as a gift from TIME.
External links (open in a new window):
Wikipedia entry for Reza Shah
Time Magazine issue online