Portraits of playwrights, 19--


Portraits of playwrights, 19--

Two pencil portraits intended for newspaper illustration.

2 drawings : b&w ; 28 cm. x 39 cm.


SNAC Resource ID: 8112922

New York Public Library System, NYPL

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