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The Decline of the American Drama Critics
  • David Levine
    1926–2009
    born: Brooklyn, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • The Decline of the American Drama Critics, circa 1960
  • published in Esquire magazine, March 1960
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pencil, crayon on cardstock
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 31 x 23.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 3/16 x 9 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 43 x 30 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16 7/8 x 11 3/4 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0763
Description

Eight figures performing acrobatics (identified as American Drama critics). The figures are old, unattractive, and inept.