President, first lady’s official White House Christmas portrait released

WASHINGTON — It’s Christmastime in the White House, and the president and first lady have released their official Christmas portrait.

First Lady Melania Trump tweeted the official photo Thursday showing her hand-in-hand with President Donald Trump. The portrait, taken on Tuesday, Dec. 5, shows the pair in a doorway of the White House’s decorated Cross Hall, flanked by flags and Christmas trees.

The first lady is wearing a long, black sleeveless dress; the president, a tuxedo.

The photo was taken by Andrea Hanks.

Sarah Beth Hensley

Sarah Beth Hensley is the Digital News Director at WTOP. She has worked several different roles since she began with WTOP in 2013 and has contributed to award-winning stories and coverage on the website.

© 2020 CBS Interactive Inc. All Rights Reserved.

More from WTOP

Log in to your WTOP account for notifications and alerts customized for you.

Sign up