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Bishop William T. Manning (1866-1949)

Object Number: 
2008.43.2
Date: 
1936
Medium: 
Charcoal, white chalk and graphite on tan paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 21 1/8 x 19 1/8 in. (53.7 x 48.6 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Signed (with estate stamp, at lower left): S.J.Woolf Inscribed (at lower right): Times/1936; (on the back): L.3596.15 [museum loan number] Signed (by the subject, at center): William T. Manning
Description: 
Reproduced in Woolf's article "MANNING SURVEYS THE CHANGING WORLD - At Seventy the Bishop Finds Hope for Mankind In the Growth of a Social Consciousness," "The New York Times Magazine," May 10, 1936, p. 7, as "Drawn from Life by S.J. Woolf." Source: donation letter.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stuart P. Feld
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group