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Palmer Hayden sketchbook, "John Henry sketches", circa 1944

Palmer Hayden sketchbook, "John Henry sketches", circa 1944

Hayden, Palmer C., 1890-1973

Item Information

Title: Palmer Hayden sketchbook, "John Henry sketches"

Date: circa 1944

Physical Details: Sketchbook : 39 : graphite ; 30 x 22 cm.

Description: Title from handwritten note on cover.

Date based on the year that Hayden began work on his painting series Ballad of John Henry.

Sketchbook contains drawings of facial profiles and human figures.

Only selected pages are displayed here. To view this item online in its entirety, see Series 5, Box 5, Folder 7 of the Palmer C. Hayden papers.

Creator: Hayden, Palmer C., 1890-1973

Forms part of: Palmer C. Hayden papers, 1920-1970

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Palmer Hayden sketchbook, "John Henry sketches", circa 1944. Palmer C. Hayden papers, 1920-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 9885