Dr. William J. Schieffelin (1891-1985)
Charcoal, white chalk, and white gouache on beige paper
Overall: 24 7/8 x 18 15/16 in. (63.2 x 48.1 cm), irregular
Reproduced in Woolf's article "A VETERAN CRUSADER SURVEYS THE CITY - The Good Done by Graft Inquiries, Says Dr. Schieffelin Fails to Last Because Citizens Ignore Their Duties," "The New York Times Magazine", May 3, 1931, as "Drawn from Life by S.J. Woolf." Source: donation letter.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stuart P. Feld
Signed at lower right with estate stamp in blue ink: S.J.Woolf
Stamped at upper? in purple ink: MAY 3 1931
Signed by the subject at center left in graphite: William Jay Schieffelin
Verso inscribed: L 3596.9 [museum loan number]
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