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Profile Portrait of Hugh Lincoln Cooper 1865-1937)

Object Number: 
1990.1.91
Date: 
1930
Medium: 
Graphite on notepad paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/8 x 4 7/8 in. ( 18.1 x 12.4 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower right: "WHWalker" date: lower left: "Jan/30" inscription: lower center: "Hugh L. Cooper"
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower right in graphite: "Wm.H. Walker"; inscribed at lower left: "Jan/30"; signed by sitter at lower center: "Hugh L. Cooper"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
Hugh Lincoln Cooper (1865-1937) was a hydraulic engineer who was well-known for his work on major projects.
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