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Portrait of George Beban
  • Orval Hixon
    1884–1982
    born: Ray County, Missouri, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • Portrait of George Beban, 1919
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 28.6 x 21 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 1/4 x 8 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Orval Hixon
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0282
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Black-and-white, bust-length portrait of a man in frontal view. He is wearing a dark-colored hat with a small brim, plaid shirt with a collar and buttons down the front, and a dark vest that is not fastened. There are several short strands of hair visible from under his hat and his mouth is open as though he is speaking.