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Drawing, Obverse: A seated young Moor (?), 1887

This is a Drawing. It was created by Howard Russell Butler. It is dated 1887 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is black crayon, pencil. paper.. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Mrs. Howard Russell Butler.

Its dimensions are

Sheet: 13.3 x 10.7 cm (5 1/4 x 4 3/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Obverse: A seated young Moor (?), 1887; Howard Russell Butler (American, 1856 - 1934); USA; black crayon, pencil. paper.; Sheet: 13.3 x 10.7 cm (5 1/4 x 4 3/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Howard Russell Butler; 1941-99-14

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