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Catalog Number 0000.190
Description Johnston House by Donna Davis, 1938. Pen and ink drawing mounted under glass in a plain black painted wooden frame. Depicts front of two-story house with five windows on the second story and three visible windows on the first story, along with a covered porch and front door. There are trees on either side of the house and clouds above. Image is framed within a hand-drawn inner border creating the appearance of a white mat surrounding it. Some pencil lines are still visible within the ink drawing.
Object Name Drawing
Collection 3D - Art
Title Johnston House by Donna Davis, 1938
Date 1938
Creator Davis, Donna
Role Artist
Inscription Text "Donna-Davis" (artist's signature within drawing under trees on right); "the author, F.M.S., / Merry Christmas! / from the artist, D.F.D. / 1938." (handwritten in black ink on paper frame backing); "Dr. Frank Stanger, dir" (handwritten in blue ink on paper frame backing)
Dimensions H-7.25 W-10.25 D-0.325 inches
Dimension Details frame; image is 5 x 8.5
Medium Pen & Ink
Search Terms Davis, Donna
Half Moon Bay
Johnston House
Subjects Clouds
Drawings
Houses
Trees
People Davis, Donna