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Object name Drawing
Description Charcoal drawing, "David after slaying Goliath," by Violet Oakley. Preparatory drawing for a sanctuary mural commissioned by Samuel S. Fleisher for the Graphic Sketch Club at 711 Catharine Street in Philadelphia (now part of the Fleisher Art Memorial). Drawn with 3-1/2" x 3-3/4" block grid. Insignia and signature stamp in lower right corner.
Collection National Museum of American Jewish History
Credit line Gift of Edith Emerson
Object ID number 1979.2.1
Date 1928
Title David After Slaying Goliath
Artist Oakley, Violet
Place of Origin Philadelphia, Pennsylvania//Florence, Italy
People Oakley, Violet
Fleisher, Samuel S.
Subjects Art (drawing)
Height (inches) 24.25
Width (inches) 18.5