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Valerie Harrisse Walter essay A gorilla

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Creator:
Walter, Valerie Harrisse, 1892-1984
Subject:
Walter, Valerie Harrisse
Type:
Writings
Date:
1924
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Essay : 11 p. : typescript ; 28 x 22 cm.
Summary:
Walter describes her interactions with John Daniel II, a gorilla whom she sculpted from life.
Date based on contemporary newspaper accounts.
This copy of the essay is incomplete and ends at page 11.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Animal sculptors
Animals
Animals in art
Artists' models
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)15700
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Valerie Harrisse Walter papers, [ca. 1920]-1979
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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