Dudley Vaill Talcott
American (1899-1986)
Tromsö Warehouse, c. 1936
Ink and graphite on paper
27×21 IN.

Initialed left center: "DVT." Inscribed in image: "Keep Quiet You Sap. Let Me Handle This Situation." Partial embossed watermark lower left: "STRATHMORE". Image size: 26 1/2 x 18 1/2 inches. In fine condition aside from light soiling around edges of sheet and water stain in upper left edge, not extending to image.
Illustrated in Talcott, Dudley Vaill. "Report of the Company." With 100 Drawings and Photographs by the Author. New York: Random House, 1936, p. 265. Caption below image inscribed: " 'Unspeakable social conditions,' which caused the cook to be seven hours late."

$ 1,800