Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Douglas Warner Gorsline
    born: Rochester, New York, United States ; died: Dijon, France ; active: United States, France
  • Postman, 1955
  • published in Esquire magazine, December 1955, page 98
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pen, ink on paper, acetate film
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 28.8 x 39 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 5/16 x 15 3/8 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0293.03.a,b

A man in a coat with a hat, scarf and bag is opening a gate on the left. He has a mustache and his proper right hand is on the gate. (He is perhaps a postal worker.) There are houses, trees and snow in the background.