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Photo, Print, Drawing Russian spies arraignment, Manhattan Federal Court 6/28/2010 / Eliz. Williams.

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Title

  • Russian spies arraignment, Manhattan Federal Court 6/28/2010 / Eliz. Williams.

Summary

  • Drawing shows, seated from left to right, Anna Chapman (Anna Kushchenko), Peruvian journalist Vicky Palaez, Juan Lazaro (Mikhail Anatonoljevich Vasenkov), Cynthia Murphy (Lydia Guryev), and Richard Murphy (Vladimir Guryev), all facing left during their trial for espionage, at the Manhattan Federal Court in New York City, New York. Includes a preliminary sketch on verso.

Names

  • Williams, Elizabeth (Courtroom artist), artist

Created / Published

  • [2010-06-28]

Headings

  • -  Spies--Russian--New York (State)--New York--2010-2020

Headings

  • Courtroom sketches--2000-2010.
  • Pastels (Visual works)--2000-2010.
  • Sketches--2000-2010.

Genre

  • Sketches--2000-2010
  • Courtroom sketches--2000-2010
  • Pastels (Visual works)--2000-2010

Notes

  • -  Caption label from exhibit Drawing Justice: Russian Spies Look Like Americans. Anna Chapman (aka Anna Kushchenko), Peruvian journalist Vicky Palaez, Richard Murphy (aka Vladimir Guryev), Cynthia Murphy (aka Lydia Guryev), and Juan Lazaro (aka Mikhail Anatonoljevich Vasenkov) are shown in U.S. District Court for Southern District of New York in Manhattan on June 28, 2010, the day after their arrest by the FBI. They were Russian sleeper agents accused of passing encrypted information to Russia's Foreign Intelligence Service. The "Agents of Foreign Governments," 18 U.S.C. 951, covers the penalties for acting as an agent of a foreign government, including fines or imprisonment of up to ten years. Instead of serving a prison sentence, Judge Kimba Wood ordered Chapman and nine other spies deported. They were exchanged for four Western agents on the tarmac of the Vienna International Airport in Austria.
  • -  Title from item.
  • -  Signed on lower right.
  • -  Forms part of: The Thomas V. Girardi collection of courtroom illustration drawings at the Library of Congress.
  • -  Published in: The illustrated courtroom : 50 years of court art / Elizabeth Williams and Sue Russell. New York : CUNY Journalism Press, 2014, p. 31.
  • -  Exhibited: "Drawing Justice" at the Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building, Washington, D.C., April - October 2017.

Medium

  • 1 drawing : color pastel, acrylic paint, crayon, and porous point pen on cream laid paper ; sheet 50 x 70 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • LOT 15615, no. 1 [P&P]

Source Collection

  • The Thomas V. Girardi collection of courtroom illustration drawings at the Library of Congress

Repository

  • Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2017646666

Reproduction Number

  • LC-DIG-ppmsca-51574 (digital file from original, recto) LC-DIG-ppmsca-51575 (digital file from original, verso)

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  • Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-51574 (digital file from original, recto) LC-DIG-ppmsca-51575 (digital file from original, verso)
  • Call Number: LOT 15615, no. 1 [P&P]
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Williams, Elizabeth , Artist. Russian spies arraignment, Manhattan Federal Court 6/28/ / Eliz. Williams. New York, 2010. [-06-28] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2017646666/.

APA citation style:

Williams, E. (2010) Russian spies arraignment, Manhattan Federal Court 6/28/ / Eliz. Williams. New York, 2010. [-06-28] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2017646666/.

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Williams, Elizabeth , Artist. Russian spies arraignment, Manhattan Federal Court 6/28/ / Eliz. Williams. [-06-28] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2017646666/>.