Profile Portrait of Benjamin Barr Lindsey (1869-1943)
Graphite on gray brown paper
Overall: 6 3/8 x 4 in. ( 16.2 x 10.2 cm )
signature: lower left: "W.H.W." inscription and date: upper right: "Dutch Treat Dec 16/30" inscriptions: lower center: "Sincerely / Ben B Lindsey" and lower right: "Judge Ben LINDSEY"
Signed at lower left in graphite: "W.H.W."; inscribed at upper center: "Dutch Treat Club Dec 16/30"; at lower right: "Judge Ben Lindsey"; signed by sitter in graphite at lower center: "Sincerely / Ben B Lindsey"
A noted jurist and social reformer, the subject was especially concerned with child welfare.
Gift of the Family of William Henry Walker
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