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The Sailor’s Return

Dublin Core

Title

The Sailor’s Return

Creator

Held, John Jr.

Source

WHS

Format

16 1/4 x 20 3/4 in. (framed)
9 1/2 x 14 in. (mat opening)

Identifier

467

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Biography

A child prodigy, Held is best known for his archetypical flapper illustrations of the 1920s. His work appeared in Life Magazine and The New Yorker. He authored and illustrated several books and later turned to sculpture. One of Westport’s earliest and most famous artists, he received a Westport Heritage Award in Visual Arts in 2003.

Category

Library - B & W Drawing Collection

Media

Linoleum cut

Signature Position

LR

Citation

Held, John Jr., “The Sailor’s Return,” Westport Public Schools Digital Collections, accessed April 25, 2019, https://collections.westportps.org/items/show/553.

Item Relations

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