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"I ordered it from America, but..."
  • Elmer Simms Campbell
    1906–1971
    born: Saint Louis, Missouri, United States ; died: White Plains, New York, United States
  • "I ordered it from America, but...", mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • charcoal
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.1005
Description

Two woman talking, both with expressive arm movements. There is flora on both the top left and bottom right of image box. Both women are carrying babys on their backs with cloth. The woman on the right is carrying a stroller with a baby in it. The caption underneith says, "I ordered it from American but it's not a bit practical."