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  • Orval Hixon
    born: Ray County, Missouri, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • untitled, 1915–1928
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 29.2 x 21.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 1/2 x 8 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Orval Hixon
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0334

Black-and-white image of a female figure standing in profile, facing the left side of the image. She is standing on the tips of her toes. Her proper right leg is behind the left leg. Her back is slightly arched, leaning back. Her proper right arm is curved over her head, holding a piece of flowing fabric. Her proper left arm is raised in front of her and covered in the same flowing fabric.