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James Vinton Stowell sketch of Harry Baker 1916

Collection, KA0100

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James Vinton Stowell graduated from the New York School of Fine and Applied Art (later, Parsons The New School for Design) in 1917 with an Advertising Design degree, and was employed by the school as a trade representive through the 1918-1919 academic year. The subject of the pencil sketch, titled "Portrait of 'Our Mr. Baker'," is Harry B. Baker, who taught life drawing at the school from 1915 until his death in 1941.

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Harry B. Baker's papers (KA.0090) are part of the Kellen Design Archives' holdings. James Vincent Stowell's papers may be found in the National Archives of Canada.


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