Portrait of Hilaire Belloc (1870-1953)

Object Number: 
1990.1.44
Date: 
1927
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/8 x 3 7/16 in. ( 15.6 x 8.7 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: right: "WmHWalker '27" inscription: lower right: "HBelloc / HILLAIRE / BELLOC"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at middle right in graphite: "Wm H Walker / '27 / HILAIRE / BELLOC"; signed by sitter at lower center: "H Belloc"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
Hilaire Belloc was an Oxford-educated author, poet, and historian. He published numerous books on topics in English and French history.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Family of William Henry Walker
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group