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Illustrated notebook from time at the John Herron Art Institute, 1920

Woodruff, Hale Aspacio, 1900-1980

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Title: Illustrated notebook from time at the John Herron Art Institute

Date: 1920

Physical Details: Diary : 1 v. : handwritten, ill. ; 27 x 21 cm.

Description: One bound notebook with an illustrated cover from Hale Woodruff's time at John Herrot Art Institute.

Notebook contains illustrations in ink and watercolor, mostly of ancient Egyptian craft, sculpture, architectural elements, and ornamental elements. Thumbnail sketches and figure sketches in graphite and charcoal are also present. Notebook contains notes on art history, design, anatomy, and color theory.

The notebook's enclosure has been scanned.

Inscription (handwritten) on enclosure: 1920 notebook-John Herron Art School; A Study of Egyptian Art; Prof. Hale Woodruff St-51; Folder No. 23;

Inscription (handwritten) on back cover interior: Hale A. Woodruff, Herron Art Institute, Indianapolis.

Creator: Woodruff, Hale Aspacio, 1900-1980

Forms part of: Hale Woodruff papers, 1920-1977, bulk 1960s-1970s

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Illustrated notebook from time at the John Herron Art Institute, 1920. Hale Woodruff papers, 1920-1977, bulk 1960s-1970s. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 20052