Letter George E. Leden (Lucky), Staff. Sgt. USML, New Britain, Conn.; Midway "Mail" (Pacific War)

Paul Sample, American, 1896 - 1974

Share

1943

Graphite on paper

Overall: 12 1/8 × 18 1/4 in. (30.8 × 46.4 cm)

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

D.983.34.4

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Drawing

Classification

Drawing

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in graphite, bottom left: Letter / Geo. E. Leden - / (Lucky)-/ Staff. Sgt. USML/ New Britain / Conn.; inscribed, in graphite, bottom right: midway / "mail"; Signed, in graphite, bottom center: Paul Sample / So. Pacific / 1943; inscribed, on reverse, in graphite, top right: $45/ NFS.

Provenance

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

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

Noticed a mistake? Have some extra information about this object? Contact Us