James Jay Walker (1881-1946)

James Jay Walker (1881-1946)
Title
James Jay Walker (1881-1946)
Date 
1945
Medium 
Charcoal and white chalk on gray-green paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 18 1/2 x 14 7/8 in. (47 x 37.8 cm), irregular
Description 
Reproduced in Woolf's article "Jimmy Walker: Toastmaster to Our Town - The 'late' Mayor likes his role and has a story for every audience and occasion," "The New York Times Magazjne," April 3, 1945, p. 16, as "Drawn from Life by S.J. Woolf." Source: donation letter.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stuart P. Feld
Object Number 
2008.43.9
Inscriptions 
Signed at lower right with estate stamp: S.J. Woolf Inscribed at lower right: Times; Verso: L 3596.6 [museum loan number]; stamped: APR 8 1945
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group