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Caricature of Jimmy Durante (1893-1980)

Caricature of Jimmy Durante (1893-1980)
Title
Caricature of Jimmy Durante (1893-1980)
Date 
1933
Medium 
Graphite on notepad paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 7/8 x 5 5/16 in. ( 17.5 x 13.5 cm )
Description 
Portrait
Credit Line 
Gift of the Family of William Henry Walker
Object Number 
1990.1.163
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"
Gallery Label 
Durante was a musical comic who appeared in movies as well as on stage. He was born in New York City.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group