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Three Students

Dublin Core

Title

Three Students

Creator

Halper, Roe

Format

13 x 7 inches

Identifier

1063

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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 on paper

Signature Position

Signed, lower left

Donor

Mr. and Mr.s Ted Gluckman

Citation

Halper, Roe, “Three Students,” Westport Public Schools Digital Collections, accessed May 12, 2021, https://collections.westportps.org/items/show/1150.

Item Relations

This Item dcterms:relation Item: Westport Town Hall
This Item dcterms:creator Item: Roe Halper