Profile Portrait of Roy Chapman Andrews (1884-1960)
Graphite on paper with printed verso
Overall: 5 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. ( 14 x 11.4 cm )
signature and date: lower left: "W.H.W. / 1927" inscription: lower center: "Roy Chapman Andrews"
Signed and inscribed at lower left in graphite: "W.H.W. / 1927"; signed by sitter at lower center: "Roy Chapman Andrews"
Roy Chapman Andrews was an explorer and zoologist. He wrote of his experience as leader of the Central Asiatic Expedition in a bestselling book, "On the Trail of Ancient Man" (1926).
Gift of the Family of William Henry Walker
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