Barack Obama Says This Michelle’s Portrait Captured Her ‘Hotness’, People React
Former President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama’s portraits were formally unveiled at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C., and this warmed the hearts of many people.
According to HuffPost, Michelle Obama’s portrait was painted by Amy Sherald, and it “depicts the former first lady in a white dress with geometric patterns, set in front of a pale blue background.”
While Barack Obama’s portrait was painted by Nigerian artist, Kehinde Wiley, and it showed president wearing a suit without a tie, seated on a chair and surrounded by leaves and flowers.
The couple absolutely loved the portraits.
Here’s what Michelle Obama said about it on her Instagram:
And reacting to his wife’s portrait, Obama thanked the artist, for “spectacularly capturing the grace, and beauty, and intelligence, and charm, and hotness of the woman I love.”
Watch the clip:
Barack Obama praises Michelle Obama’s portrait artist “for so spectacularly capturing the grace and beauty and intelligence and charm and hotness of the woman I love.” https://t.co/31IsuBQpNp pic.twitter.com/7tkznasSaA
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