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Andy Gump

Gus Edson

American Art

MEDIUM Pen and ink on graphite
DATES April 2, 1938
DIMENSIONS Sheet: 7 x 23 1/8 in. (17.8 x 58.7 cm) Image (3 frames): 5 3/4 x 19 13/16 in. (14.6 x 50.3 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Two pieces of paper affixed to lower right and lower center of last frame printed: "Reg. U.S. Pat. Off.: / Copyright, 1938, by Chicago / Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc."
SIGNATURE Signed in ink, right center of last frame: "GUS / EDSON"
INSCRIPTIONS On recto: "APR. 2." in ink at lower left of first frame; "ANDY'S AT IT AGAIN" in graphite in top margin, center; "PRINT ON JEM METAL" stamped in red vertically in right margin; "O.K. -- RWC" stamped in blue vertically in right margin On verso: "RECEIVED / TRIBUNE / ENGRAVING ROOM / 1938 MAR 7 PM - 4 35" stamped at lower left
COLLECTIONS American Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 41.204
CREDIT LINE Gift of the Daily News
RIGHTS STATEMENT © artist or artist's estate
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CAPTION Gus Edson (American, 1901-1966). Andy Gump, April 2, 1938. Pen and ink on graphite, Sheet: 7 x 23 1/8 in. (17.8 x 58.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Daily News, 41.204. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.41.204.jpg)
IMAGE overall, CUR.41.204.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 5/26/2009
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Gus Edson (American, 1901-1966). <em>Andy Gump</em>, April 2, 1938. Pen and ink on graphite, Sheet: 7 x 23 1/8 in. (17.8 x 58.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Daily News, 41.204. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.41.204.jpg)