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  • The Lynching
    Braby, Dorothea, born 1909 - died 1987
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The Lynching

  • Object:


  • Date:

    1945 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Braby, Dorothea, born 1909 - died 1987 (artist)
    The Golden Cockerel Press (publishers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wood engraving on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 106


1945 (published)


Braby, Dorothea, born 1909 - died 1987 (artist)
The Golden Cockerel Press (publishers)

Materials and Techniques

Wood engraving on paper

Marks and inscriptions

2/20, The Lynching, The Lottery Ticket.
in pencil

Dorothea Braby 1945
in pencil


Height: 23 cm sheet, Width: 15.6 cm sheet

Object history note

This is one illustration from a set of six for the book 'The Lottery' by V. G. Caldéron

Descriptive line

The Lynching. Wood engraving by Dorothea Braby, 1945.

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

Caldéron, Ventura García translated into English by Phibbs, Richard The Lottery Ticket: Done into English by Richard Phibbs with engravings by Dorothea Braby London : Golden Cockerel Press, 1945


Wood engraving

Subjects depicted

Hands; Subject; Death; Nude; Lynching; Justice; Suit; Crime; Racism


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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