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Dashiell Hammett
  • Thomas B. Allen
    1928–2004
    born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States ; died: Sarasota, Florida, United States ; active: United States
  • Dashiell Hammett, circa 1972
  • published in Esquire magazine, December 1972
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pencil on paper
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 31.2 x 12.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 1/4 x 4 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0751
Description

Bust portrait of man wearing frock coat buttoned at the top, with hands in pocket (identified as Dashiell Hammett).