Before Leyte Invasion / Quarter Master Reading Bible / In Signal Bridge / U.S.S. Portland at Sea

Paul Sample, American, 1896 - 1974

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October 1944

Graphite on cardboard

Overall: 30 × 24 in. (76.2 × 61 cm)

Mount: 8 × 10 in. (20.3 × 25.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of the artist, Class of 1920

D.983.34.266A

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Drawing

Classification

Drawing

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in graphite, bottom left: Paul Sample; Inscribed, in graphite, bottom right: Before Leyte invasion / quarter master reading Bible / in signal bridge / U.S.S. Portland at sea / Oct. 1944.

Provenance

The artist; given to Dartmouth College Library; transferred to present collection, 1983

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