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Graveyard Chess I
  • Thomas Scofield Handforth
    1897–1948
    born: Tacoma, Washington, United States ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States ; active: United States, China
  • Graveyard Chess I, 1928
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 141 x 116 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 1/2 x 4 9/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 383 x 285 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 1/16 x 11 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Merle Shera
  • Not on display
  • 1988.0039
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Description

Two young men wearing long robes and caps play chess in front of a round brick aperture.