Study for an Illustration in "Kerry Kangaroo"

Object Number: 
2000.839
Date: 
c. 1957
Medium: 
Black ink, gray wash, black crayon, white gouache, and graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 1/2 x 10 in. ( 31.8 x 25.4 cm )
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at upper right in graphite: "1[encircled] / b & w"; multiple layout instructions inside image and printed identifications along left margin
Description: 
Animal figure: Drawing of kangaroo reading with various inscriptions and labels, study for an illustration on p. 1 or half title page of "Kerry Kangaroo."
Gallery Label: 
Oscar Fabres (1894-1959) was a Chilean artist and illustrator who lived in New York.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Oscar Fabres through the estate of Francine Salmon
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group