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Profile Portrait of Anna Morgan (d. 1936)

Object Number: 
1990.1.10
Date: 
1923
Medium: 
Graphite on card with printed verso
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/16 x 3 1/16 in. ( 13.2 x 7.8 cm )
Marks: 
signature: left: "WmHWalker" inscription and date: lower center: "Anna Morgan / Dutch Treat Club / Mar 13/23"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Wm H. Walker / Dutch Treat Club / Mar 13/23"; signed by sitter at lower center: "Anna Morgan"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
The subject founded the Anna Morgan School of Expression in 1887. The school produced plays by Ibsen, Maeterlinck, and other [modern?] playwrights.
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