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

Object Number: 
1990.1.140
Date: 
1931
Medium: 
Graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 15/16 x 5 in. ( 15.1 x 12.7 cm )
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"
Description: 
Portrait
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.
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