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Two Kids
  • Douglas Warner Gorsline
    born: Rochester, New York, United States ; died: Dijon, France ; active: United States, France
  • Two Kids, 1955
  • published in Esquire magazine, December 1955, page 100
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pen, ink on paper, acetate film
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 28.8 x 38.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 5/16 x 15 1/4 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0293.05.a,b

There are two children facing one another and smoking. They wear hats with pointed ends and scarves. They have winter coats with snow on them. The figure to the right has his proper right hand raised. In a rough circle around each figure is snow in the background and now on the ground.