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untitled (hand with envelope)
  • Gervasio Gallardo
    born 1934
    born: Barcelona, Spain ; active: Spain, France, United States, Germany
  • untitled (hand with envelope), circa 1966
  • "The Killing of Sister George," published in Esquire magazine, November 1966
  • Where object was made: United States?
  • pen, pencil on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15.1 x 15.1 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 15/16 x 5 15/16 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0817
Description

Lit cigarette in an ashtray on the right side. On the left is an open handbag/purse. A hand emerges from the top of the image. The hand is either taking out or putting in a small envelope into the handbag.