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Krazy Kat

George Herriman

American Art

MEDIUM Pen and ink on paper
DATES 1937
DIMENSIONS Sheet: 24 9/16 x 16 7/8 in. (62.4 x 42.9 cm) Image: 22 1/4 x 14 1/2 in. (56.5 x 36.8 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Circular stamp impressed in upper left corner; "STRATHMORE / USE EITHER SIDE" around flower in center
SIGNATURE Signed in border, bottom center, in ink: "Herriman"
INSCRIPTIONS Inscribed in ink in lower right corner of bottom frame: "3.-14." and in graphite in bottom center of sheet: "--9 1/4--" Tags affixed to sheet: below title box, "Registered U. S. Patent Office." and to right of signature, "Copr. 1937, King Features Syndicate, Inc., World rights reserved."
COLLECTIONS American Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 47.216.1
CREDIT LINE Gift of Sylvan Byck
RIGHTS STATEMENT © artist or artist's estate
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CAPTION George Herriman (American, 1880-1944). Krazy Kat, 1937. Pen and ink on paper, Sheet: 24 9/16 x 16 7/8 in. (62.4 x 42.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Sylvan Byck, 47.216.1. © artist or artist's estate
IMAGE overall, CUR.47.216.1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 5/1/2008
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RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (73%)
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