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Caricature of John Charles Thomas (1891-1960)
Date: 1935
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Medium: Graphite on notepad paper
Dimensions: Overall: 7 1/16 x 5 1/16 in. ( 17.9 x 12.9 cm )
Description: Portrait
Credit Line: Gift of the Family of William Henry Walker
Object Number: 1990.1.202
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Marks: signature and date: lower left: "Wm.H.Walker / Dutch Treat Club / June 11/35 / St. Regis" inscription: upper left: "John Charles Thomas"
Inscribed: Signed and inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Wm. H. Walker / Dutch Treat Club / June 11/35 / St Regis"; signed by sitter at upper left: "John Charles Thomas"

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An operatic baritone, Thomas had his recital debut in New York City in 1921. He performed with the Metropolitan Opera Co. from 1933 to 1945.