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Drawing, At the Mississippi in St. Louis., 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, white crayons. grey 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: 19 x 11.9 cm (7 1/2 x 4 11/16 in.)

It is signed

lower right corner: St. Louis 1887 / HRB.

Cite this object as

Drawing, At the Mississippi in St. Louis., 1887; Howard Russell Butler (American, 1856 - 1934); USA; black, white crayons. grey paper.; Sheet: 19 x 11.9 cm (7 1/2 x 4 11/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Howard Russell Butler; 1941-99-15

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