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portrait of Artist's Grandfather
  • Mary Huntoon
    1896–1970
    born: Topeka, Kansas, United States ; died: Hoyt, Kansas, United States
  • portrait of Artist's Grandfather, 1925
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pencil on paper
  • Paper Type: linen
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10.5 x 6.5 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12.7 x 8.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 1/8 x 2 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 5 x 3 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Gift of Willis C. McEntarfer
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0139
Description
Literature

Portrait sketch of an older man's (identified as the artist's grandfather) head which is looking down and in 3/4 profile. The man has a beard and is wearing glasses. There is the beginning of another sketch at upper left.