Physical Details: Essay : 11 p. : typescript ; 28 x 22 cm.
Creator: Valerie Harrisse Walter (1892-1984)
Description: 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.
Forms part of: Valerie Harrisse Walter papers, [ca. 1920]-1979
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Valerie Harrisse Walter essay A gorilla, 1924. Valerie Harrisse Walter papers, [ca. 1920]-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 15700
- Animal sculptors
- Animals in art
- Artists' models
- Walter, Valerie Harrisse