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portrait of unknown male
  • Orval Hixon
    1884–1982
    born: Ray County, Missouri, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • portrait of unknown male, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 34.9 x 28 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 3/4 x 11 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Orval Hixon
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0405
Description

Black-and-white, bust-length portrait of a man in three-quarters view, with his face turned toward the viewer. He is seated in front of a white background and wearing a light-colored dress hat that has a black band around the bottom. He is also wearing a black suit, a white, collared shirt, and a black tie.