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Obese Man

Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description Strother, a native of Martinsburg, Virginia (now West Virginia), trained in New York and later in France and Italy. Returning to America in 1844, he spent a winter in Baltimore, and then settled in Martinsburg. Strother specialized in illustrations for books and magazines, most notably "Harper's Monthly."
Provenance William T. Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1894, by inheritance; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Dated] lower right: Sept. 10th, 1858.
Credit Acquired by William T. Walters

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pen and pencil on paper
(Painting & Drawing)
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H: 5 9/16 x W: 3 5/16 in. (14.1 x 8.4 cm)
  • USA (Place of Origin)
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