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Single Lady

Dublin Core

Title

Single Lady

Creator

Halper, Roe

Format

14 x 11 1/2 inches

Identifier

1062

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Biography

Roe Halper is a professional fine artist working in pen and ink, low relief wood carvings, acrylic painting and clay sculpture.

According to Woody Klein’s book "Westport, Connecticut," Martin Luther King, Jr. spoke at Temple Israel on Friday night, May 22, 1964. Westport artist Roe Halper presented King with three woodcarvings, representing the civil rights struggle. He hung them proudly in the front hallway of his Atlanta home.

Category

WSPAC

Media

Pen and ink

Media Details

Pen and ink sketch on paper

Signature Position

Signed, lower right

Donor

Mr. and Mrs. Ted Gluckman

Citation

Halper, Roe, “Single Lady,” Westport Public Schools Digital Collections, accessed November 15, 2019, https://collections.westportps.org/items/show/1149.

Item Relations

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