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Two Men

Dublin Core

Title

Two Men

Creator

Halper, Roe

Format

36 x 25 1/2 inches (framed by artist)

Identifier

1378

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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

Wood carving

Media Details

Wood carving

Signature Position

Signed, lower right

Donor

Carol Gluckman

Citation

Halper, Roe, “Two Men,” Westport Public Schools Digital Collections, accessed November 12, 2019, https://collections.westportps.org/items/show/1464.

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