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Walt Whitman

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    USA (made)

  • Date:

    1972 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Glaser, Milton, born 1929 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawing in inks, chalk and wash

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Artist in 1973.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 150, box B

Physical description

Drawing in inks, chalk and wash, on yellow paper laid down on card, portraying the American poet 'Walt Whitman'. Signed in black ink by the artist.

Place of Origin

USA (made)


1972 (made)


Glaser, Milton, born 1929 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Drawing in inks, chalk and wash

Marks and inscriptions

Milton Glaser


Height: 30.3 cm, Width: 25.2 cm

Descriptive line

Drawing for an illustration in Vista magazine by Milton Glaser entitled 'Walt Whitman'. USA, 1972.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1973


Ink; Chalk; Paper; Card


Drawing; Wash

Subjects depicted

Poets; Illustration; Portraits


Illustration; Drawings; Portraits; Gender and Sexuality


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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