Theodore Dreiser at Childs
Ink on paper
Signed and dated lower right
Preliminary for the 1930 lithograph "A Literary Man (or Theodore Dreiser at Child's)," no. 174.
Theodore Dreiser was a novelist and the leading figure in a national literary movement that replaced the observance of Victorian notions of propriety with the unflinching presentation of real-life subject matter known as naturalism.
Provenance Estate of the artist
Image: 14 1/2 x 17"
Mat: 20 1/2 x 23"