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Holcha Krake
  • William Henry Johnson
    1901–1970
    born: Florence, South Carolina, United States ; died: Long Island, New York, United States
  • Holcha Krake, circa 1940
  • Where object was made: United States
  • woodcut, hand-coloring
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 360 x 300 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 430 x 353 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 1/8 x 11 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16 7/8 x 13 7/8 in
    Frame Dimensions: 26 x 21 x 1 1/2 in
    Weight: 7 lbs
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1994.0039
Description
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The image is of a head and shoulders. The majority of it is black, although the face is left unpainted, the eyes and lips are red, and her hat and collar are blue.