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Conversation Group
  • Karl Mattern
    born: Durkheim, Germany ; died: Des Moines, Iowa, United States ; active: United States
  • Conversation Group, 1931
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pen, ink on paper
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 31.7 x 30.5 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 1/2 x 12 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Gift of Willis C. McEntarfer
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0142

Six figures seated around a table. Three of the figures at least partially have their backs to the viewers. The figures are sketched lightly and not completely finished.