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Lines for a Wassail Bowl
  • Douglas Warner Gorsline
    1913–1985
    born: Rochester, New York, United States ; died: Dijon, France ; active: United States, France
  • Lines for a Wassail Bowl, circa 1950
  • published in Esquire magazine, December 1950
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pen, ink on paper
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 34.2 x 52.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 7/16 x 20 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 46.2 x 57.1 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 18 3/16 x 22 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0292
Description

A border of Christmas holiday activities, entertainment by the celebrities of the day: Bing Crosby, Jimmy Durante, Rockettes,..., center is blank.