[Portrait of R. L. Blaffer standing, hand in pocket]

Description:

Portrait of R. L. Blaffer standing, hand in pocket.

Creator(s): Blank & Stoller, NY
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: c. 1925  
Partner(s):
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Collection(s):
Robert Joy Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 91
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: c. 1925
  • Digitized: September 25, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States
Era
Oil and Gas, 1901-Present
Date
c. 1925  
Description:

Portrait of R. L. Blaffer standing, hand in pocket.

Note:

Robert Lee Blaffer (1875-1942) was one of the founders of Humble Oil and Refining Company, and president from 1933-37. His spouse was art patron and philanthropist, Sarah Campbell Blaffer (1885-1975). The Robert Lee Blaffer Memorial Wing of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston is named in his honor.

Physical Description:

Original print, sepia. 8" x 10"

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Blaffer, Robert Lee, 1875-1942
Partner:
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Collection:
Robert Joy Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: MS39-02-002
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth18558
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public