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Now I Can Read!
  • Elizabeth Layton
    1909–1993
    born: Wellsville, Kansas, United States ; died: Olathe, Kansas, United States
  • Now I Can Read!, 1992
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color lithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 852 x 611 mm
    Object Height/Width: 33 9/16 x 24 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 40 x 30 in
  • Gift of Joyce and Don Omer
  • Not on display
  • 2013.0233
Description

Two images of the same older, blue-eyed and bespecled woman, on the left the woman wears a Dunce cap and holds a “First Reader” book, on the right the same woman smiles and holds a book titled “To Open Minds,” other text and pencils are seen below the two women’s figures.