|Title||Girl with broom; bogeyman in window, 1952 |
|Notes||Oil painting on masonite by Stewart H. Holbrook, otherwise known as Mr. Otis. |
Title taken from item list in catalogue for 1994 University of Oregon Museum of Art exhibit on Mr. Otis.
PH Coll 425.20
|Contextual Notes||Stewart H. Holbrook, a beloved Northwest author, moved to Portland, Oregon in 1923. A columnist for the Oregonian he wrote many published articles and books about popular history, famous Old West characters and interesting people and events of the Northwest. Although the author never admitted to it publicly, Holbrook was the painter Mr. Otis. Holbrook or Mr. Otis had art shows all over Portland and the country and was collected by prominent collectors and personalities. Holbrook died in 1964. |
|Subjects (LCSH)||Girls in art; Brooms and brushes in art; Windows in art; Monsters in art; Painting, American--20th century |
|Digital Collection||Society and Culture Collection|
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|Repository||University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division |
|Repository Collection||Stewart H. Holbrook Mr. Otis Paintings Collection. PH Coll 425 |
|Object Type||Painting |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x512 ppi. 2001. |