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one page letter
  • H.C. Westermann
    1922–1981
    born: Los Angeles, California, United States ; died: Danbury, Connecticut, United States
  • one page letter, 1979
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pen, rubber stamp, off set
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 27.9 x 21.7 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 x 8 1/2 in
  • Gift of Richard M. Hollander
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0268.b.verso
Description

Back side of a letter with a comic strip attached. The comic is at the top center of the page. The rest of the page has faint reversed text showing through from the other side. The comic has three square panels, each with two figures. There is a male (identified as Hagar the Horrible) and female figure and a fork in each. The female is standing to the left wearing black and a horned hat. The man is seated, has a beard and is also wearing a horned hat (Viking hat).