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[Skull]

From: Robert Osborn papers, ca. 1928-[ongoing]

[Skull]

From: Robert Osborn papers, ca. 1928-[ongoing]

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Creator: Osborn, Robert Chesley, 1904-
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Date: Undated
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Description:
Inscribed on overleaf: The idea & conception came to me 13 days after Hiroshima. Elodie, returning from MOMA, having worked all day, said I would have to stylize the skull & get away from a more realistic depiction, & she even drew as I recall, a simple drawing from which I preserved this set.
Physical Description:
1 drawing
b&w illustration
37.5 cm
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Papers: charcoal drawings, watercolor illustrations, mixed media drawings and cartoons, sketchbooks and other artwork
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2004442
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