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unidentified vaudeville entertainer
  • Orval Hixon
    1884–1982
    born: Ray County, Missouri, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • unidentified vaudeville entertainer, 1915–1928
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 35.2 x 27.9 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 7/8 x 11 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Orval Hixon
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0293
Description
Literature

Black-and-white image of a nude female figure, kneeling on the floor, sitting on her legs which are tucked under her knees. She is hunched over and her hair is covering her face. There is a silky, dark fabric draped across her lap.