Caricature of Jimmy Durante (1893-1980)

Object Number: 
1990.1.163
Date: 
1933
Medium: 
Graphite on notepad paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 7/8 x 5 5/16 in. ( 17.5 x 13.5 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower left: "Wm H Walker / Apr 18/33 / DUTCH TREAT / CLUB" inscriptions: lower center: "Schnozzle / Durante" and lower right: "SCHNOZZLE / DURANTE"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in graphite: "W HWalker / Apr 18/33 / DUTCH TREAT / CLUB"; at lower right: "SCHNOZZLE / DURANTE"; signed by sitter at lower right: "Schozzole / Durnate"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
Durante was a musical comic who appeared in movies as well as on stage. He was born in New York City.
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