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The Good Samaritan
  • Douglas Warner Gorsline
    1913–1985
    born: Rochester, New York, United States ; died: Dijon, France ; active: United States, France
  • The Good Samaritan, circa 1949
  • published in Esquire magazine, February 1950
  • Where object was made: United States
  • watercolor on illustration board
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 25.2 x 17.7 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 7/8 x 6 15/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 30.4 x 22.9 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 15/16 x 9 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0291
Description

Biblical scene. There is a robed man helping a bleeding man in a rocky landscape, with burro, mountains in the distance.