[Charcoal Drawing of a Dark Forked Path Lined with Lights]

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Charcoal drawing of a dark, winding forked path surrounded by grassy hills. There is a bright, cross-shaped star in the dark night sky. Lighted lamps line the road in the background of the image. There is the side of a structure visible on the right-hand side of the drawing. There is a handwritten note on the back of the drawing that reads, "To Dr. and Mrs. M. Bodansky, with wishes for a Happy New Year, A. J. Goldforb, and delightful memories of our visit with you".

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1 art original : charcoal ; 26 x 21 cm.

Creation Information

Goldforb, A. J. December 15, 1939.

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This artwork is part of the collection entitled: Texas Cultures Online and was provided by Moody Medical Library, UT to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 579 times , with 13 in the last month . More information about this work can be viewed below.

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Moody Medical Library, UT

The Moody Medical Library provides a place for medical students and faculty of UTMB to advance their study of medicine. The library contains “one of the world’s great historical collections of books and manuscripts in the history of medicine" in the Truman G. Blocker, Jr. History of Medicine Collections.

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Description

Charcoal drawing of a dark, winding forked path surrounded by grassy hills. There is a bright, cross-shaped star in the dark night sky. Lighted lamps line the road in the background of the image. There is the side of a structure visible on the right-hand side of the drawing. There is a handwritten note on the back of the drawing that reads, "To Dr. and Mrs. M. Bodansky, with wishes for a Happy New Year, A. J. Goldforb, and delightful memories of our visit with you".

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1 art original : charcoal ; 26 x 21 cm.

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the 19th and 20th centuries. Funding provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

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  • December 15, 1939

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  • July 3, 2012, 3:38 p.m.

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  • Nov. 19, 2012, 6:36 p.m.

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Goldforb, A. J. [Charcoal Drawing of a Dark Forked Path Lined with Lights], artwork, December 15, 1939; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth228309/: accessed October 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Moody Medical Library, UT.