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1965

  • Work on this object began.

1971

  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Costume Design: Urchin, for The Roar of the Grease Paint, The Smell of the Crowd, 1965

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1965 and we acquired it in 1971. Its medium is brush and opaque watercolor, black ink, graphite on gray illustration board. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Freddy Wittop.

Its dimensions are

51.1 x 38.2 cm (20 1/8 x 15 1/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed in point of brush and blue ink at center right: Freddy / Wittop.

It is inscribed

Inscribed at upper right: Urchin: numbered in black ink at upper right: 8.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Costume Design: Urchin, for The Roar of the Grease Paint, The Smell of the Crowd, 1965; USA; brush and opaque watercolor, black ink, graphite on gray illustration board; 51.1 x 38.2 cm (20 1/8 x 15 1/16 in.); Gift of Freddy Wittop; 1971-1-4

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