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newspaper clipping
  • H.C. Westermann
    1922–1981
    born: Los Angeles, California, United States ; died: Danbury, Connecticut, United States
  • newspaper clipping, 1977
  • Where object was made: United States
  • ink, pencil, watercolor
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 33.4 x 17.2 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 1/8 x 6 3/4 in
  • Gift of Richard M. Hollander
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0101.c
Description

Color drawing of comic with a male figure with a red beard and a horned hat (identified as the Viking, Hagar the Horrible). He is drawn multiple times in his normal dress of a horned hat, toga, with red beard. He is pictured on a grassy knoll, becoming frustrated at what appears to be a stubborn weed.