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Portrait of Norman Mailer
  • Thomas B. Allen
    1928–2004
    born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States ; died: Sarasota, Florida, United States ; active: United States
  • Portrait of Norman Mailer, circa 1972
  • published in Esquire magazine, December 1972
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pencil on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 25.9 x 19.9 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 3/16 x 7 13/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0749
Description

Bust portrait of man in suit and bow tie (identified as Norman Mailer). Frontal view. He is wearing a turn of the century frock coat and collar.