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Profile Portrait of Douglas Fairbanks (1883-1939)

Object Number: 
1990.1.17
Date: 
1924
Medium: 
Graphite on ledger paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 3 1/2 in. ( 9.5 x 8.9 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower left: "Wm. H. Walker" and lower right: "Apr 1/24" inscriptions: upper right: "'Mr. P'" and lower right: "Douglas Fairbanks / Dutch Treat Club"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed along lower edge in graphite: "Wm. H. Walker Dutch Treat Club / Apr 1/24"; at upper right: "'Mr. P'"'; signed by sitter at lower center: "Douglas Fairbanks"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
Fairbanks made his first stage appearance in New York City in 1901. He later starred in motion pictures and headed his own production company.
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