Sketch made at Forward Command Post 32 Infantry 7th Division, Bay-Bay-Leyte, Peter M. Gomery, Lt. Col. John M. (Mickey) Finn McCoy (Leyte Island, Philippines)

Paul Sample, American, 1896 - 1974

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November 1944

Graphite on paper

Overall: 12 × 18 in. (30.5 × 45.7 cm)

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

D.983.34.288

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Drawing

Classification

Drawing

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in graphite, center left: sketch made/ at forward / command post- 32 Inf. 7th Div/ Bay-Bay-Leyte/ Nov. '44; inscribed, in graphite, bottom left: Peter M. Gomery / (followed by illegible words); inscribed, in graphite, bottom right: Lt. Col. John M. (Mickey) Finn / McCoy - Ore./ Acad. 38; inscribed, on reverse: There exists a paragraph of artist notes, partly legible, partly illegible.

Provenance

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

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