Hotsy Totsy

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Artist

Clement Haupers
1900-1982
Born in St. Paul, MN

Title

Hotsy Totsy

Date

1928

Description

Three female figures participate in a lively dance in Clement Haupers' Hotsy Totsy. The artist used a series of hard and soft black lines on a white background to illustrate these gesticulating women and their undulating showgirl costumes. Haupers' darker markings create texture and pattern on the figures' clothing.

Medium

Etching

Dimension

9 7/8 x 12 3/4 inches (sheet)
5 7/8 x 7 5/8 inches (plate)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert T. Gardner

Object ID

77.01.37

Rights Statement

In Copyright