I Detest Red Heads (Thompson)

Unknown American, American

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1903

Ink and color on paper

Sheet: 12 5/16 × 19 in. (31.3 × 48.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Transferred from the Dartmouth College Library

2014.79.32

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Drawing

Classification

Drawing

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in ink, left: Little dabs of powder / [L]ittle gobs of paint; / make our Timmy's freckles / Look / as / if / they / aint!; inscribed, in ink, lower center: "I detest Red Heads" / THOMPSON / N.Y. 3/10-1903

Provenance

Rudolph Ruzicka (1883-1978); given to the Dartmouth College Library, likely through the Estate of Tatiana Ruzicka (1915-1995) courtesy of Edward Connery Lathem (1926-2009); transferred to present collection.

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