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"Darling I've been elected..."
  • Elmer Simms Campbell
    1906–1971
    born: Saint Louis, Missouri, United States ; died: White Plains, New York, United States
  • "Darling I've been elected...", mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • charcoal
  • Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.1004
Description

Monochromatic image of figures in a landscape. There is a man at bottom right, shown full length. He is wearing a military uniform. He has a sash across his chest and medals. He has a black moustache and shoes. He has a black and white cap. There is a building to the left of the man and a fence behind him. On a balcony at center left is a woman in a black dress, with her hair piled on the back of her head. Behind the man is a tank and palm tree. There is black text along the bottom of the image.