The Obamas unveil their White House portraits

Former President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama visited the White House to unveil their official portraits, painted by Robert McCurdy and Sharon Sprung.

Video transcript

BARACK OBAMA: I want to thank Sharon Sprung for capturing everything I love about Michelle-- her grace, her intelligence, and the fact that she's fine.

[LAUGHTER]

And I want to thank Robert McCurdy for taking on a much more difficult subject--

[LAUGHTER]

--and doing a fantastic job with mine.