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"Jerry Hall, he is so small…"
  • John Talleur
    born: Chicago, Illinois, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • "Jerry Hall, he is so small…", 1976
  • Seven Odd Rhymes by Seven Anonymous Authors
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color woodcut
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 285 x 405 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 413 x 523 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 1/4 x 15 15/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16 1/4 x 20 9/16 in
  • Gift of John and Ann Talleur
  • Not on display
  • 1997.0405.01
Label Text

Blue hat with gold detail, blue and gold background lines. Small red poem overprinted top right quadrant. "Jerry Hall, he is so small, a rat could eat him, hat and all."