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Valerie Harrisse Walter essay <em>A gorilla</em>, 1924

Valerie Harrisse Walter essay A gorilla, 1924

Walter, Valerie Harrisse, 1892-1984

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Title: Valerie Harrisse Walter essay <em>A gorilla</em>, 1924

Date: 1924

Physical Details: Essay : 11 p. : typescript ; 28 x 22 cm.

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.

Creator: Walter, Valerie Harrisse, 1892-1984

Forms part of: Valerie Harrisse Walter papers, [ca. 1920]-1979

Citation: Valerie Harrisse Walter essay A gorilla, 1924. Valerie Harrisse Walter papers, [ca. 1920]-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 15700