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The Thinker, The Doer, W. Hawkins Ferry 1914-1988, 1988

  • Draper Hill, American, born 1935

Pen and blue ink, brown ink, brush and chemical, brush and white ink, black marker, over pencil on duo-shade paperboard

  • Image: 10 7/8 × 12 1/2 inches (27.6 × 31.8 cm) Sheet: 12 5/8 × 17 5/8 inches (32.1 × 44.8 cm)

Gift of Joy C. Emery

1991.188

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Graphite
  • Ink
  • Statues
  • Drawing
  • Cartoon (humorous image)
  • Paperboard
  • Detroit institute of arts

Signed and dated, in black marker, lower right: DRAPER | HILL | © 1988 The Detroit News

Inscribed, in black marker, lower center W. HAWKINS FERRY, 1949-1988 Inscribed, below signature and date: JANUARY 28 1988 Inscribed, lower left; JANUARY 28 1988 THURSDAY [crossed-out]

Joy C. Emery

1991-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Draper Hill, The Thinker, The Doer, W. Hawkins Ferry 1914-1988, 1988, pen and blue ink, brown ink, brush and chemical, brush and white ink, black marker, over pencil on duo-shade paperboard. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Joy C. Emery, 1991.188.