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The Petition

Object Number: 
1945.1
Date: 
1926
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 44 x 60 in. ( 111.8 x 152.4 cm )
Gallery Label: 
Dunsmore's study represents the presentation by Gist and reading of the petition by Gist.
Credit Line: 
Gift of John Ward Dunsmore
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group