Profile Portrait of H. G. Wells (1866-1946)

Profile Portrait of H. G. Wells (1866-1946)
Title
Profile Portrait of H. G. Wells (1866-1946)
Date 
1931
Medium 
Graphite on paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 5 15/16 x 5 in. ( 15.1 x 12.7 cm )
Description 
Portrait
Credit Line 
Gift of the Family of William Henry Walker
Object Number 
1990.1.140
Marks 
signature and date: lower left: "Wm HWalker / '31" inscription: lower right: "H. G. Wells"
Inscriptions 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Wm. H. Walker / '31"; signed by sitter at lower right: "H. G Wells"
Gallery Label 
Herbert George (better known as H. G.) Wells was a native of England. A prolific author, he published novels, short stories, and political, religious, and social commentary.
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Creative: Tronvig Group