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Walter Berndt

American Art

MEDIUM Pen and ink on paper
DATES April 25, 1940
DIMENSIONS Sheet: 6 5/8 x 23 1/4 in. (16.8 x 59.1 cm) Image (4 frames): 5 13/16 x 19 15/16 in. (14.8 x 50.6 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Piece of paper affixed to lower left of third frame, printed: "Reg. U. S. Pat. Off.: / Copyright, 1940, by the Chicago Tribune"
SIGNATURE Signed in ink, lower right of third frame: "Berndt"
INSCRIPTIONS Inscriptions include: "2", "WHITE LIE" and "Smitty" in graphite in upper left margin; "518" in black crayon in left margin; "MAY 14" in ink in lower right of first frame; and "O.K. -- RWC" stamped vertically in right margin
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Gift of the Daily News
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CAPTION Walter Berndt (American, 1899-1979). Smitty, April 25, 1940. Pen and ink on paper, Sheet: 6 5/8 x 23 1/4 in. (16.8 x 59.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Daily News, 41.211. © artist or artist's estate
IMAGE overall, CUR.41.211.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 5/26/2009
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