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It must have been something you ate dear
  • Constantin Alajalov
    1900–1987
    born: Rostov, Russia ; died: New York, New York, United States ; active: United States
  • It must have been something you ate dear, circa 1933
  • published in Esquire magazine, Fall 1933
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gouache on paper
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 39.1 x 26.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15 3/8 x 10 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 44.5 x 29.5 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 17 1/2 x 11 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0465
Description

Cartoon drawing of two goats in farmyard. The goat on the right side is green in the face and is leaning over a pond. The goat on the left is on all fours and is looking at the sick goat on the ground. There is part of a barn in the right middle ground and a large tree in the left middle groun.d There is a fence in the background.