How about a Presidential portrait made from human hair? It was done in 1921 for Warren Harding. The May, 1921 issue of Popular Mechanics noted:
Of all the varied portraits that are now familiarizing the people of the United States with features of their new president, none is more curious than the one recently completed by A. E. Goormachtig, a barber of Holland. The picture is made, with considerable skill and patience, entirely of human hair, using the natural shades of gray, white, black, and light blonde.
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