Thursday, December 15, 2011

A New First Family Portrait

Christmas in the Oval Office...
President Obama
and First Lady Obama sat with their daughters for this new family portrait in the Oval Office on Dec. 11, 2011, according to the White House, which released the image today. Daughters Malia and Sasha are now 13 and 10, respectively. Mrs. Obama's dress was designed by Byron Lars, and the President's official photographer, Pete Souza, created the image.

The first first First Family portrait of the Administration was taken in the Green Room on Sep. 1, 2009, when Malia was 11 and Sasha was 8.

Malia is now about 5'10'' tall, according to the President's latest update on her height. This portrait was taken by legendary photographer Annie Leibovitz, and released by the White House.