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Lawrence Leeman
  • Orval Hixon
    1884–1982
    born: Ray County, Missouri, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • Lawrence Leeman, 1920
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 30.5 x 21.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 x 8 7/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Orval Hixon
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0384
Description

Black-and-white, waist-length portrait of a man in three-quarters view, facing the left side of the image. He is standing in front of a white background, and he has short, dark hair that is neatly combed and parted on the left side of his head. He is wearing a black suit, white shirt, and black tie. There is a small white handkerchief tucked into the front left pocket of his jacket. He is holding a cigarette in his proper right hand.