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Portrait of William Buehler Seabrook (1886-1945)

Object Number: 
1990.1.71
Date: 
1929
Medium: 
Graphite on notepad paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/4 x 4 5/8 in. ( 15.9 x 11.7 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower left: "Wm HWalker" date: lower right: "Jan 22 - 1929" inscription: lower right: "W.B.Seabrook / Author / 'Magic [. . . ?]"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in graphite: "W H.Walker / Jan 22 -- 1929"; above: "Author / 'Magic Isle'"; signed by sitter at lower right: "W.B. Seabrook"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
Seabrook was hired as a reporter for The New York Times in 1917. He began to travel, explore, and write about his experiences in 1924.
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