Title: Your Photographs Must Be
Artist(s): Leslie Roberts
Date Created: 2015
Unframed Dimensions: 14 x 11 in.
Acrylic gouache, graphite, ink, colored pencil on gessoed panel , 2015
Handwritten text: list of US passport regulations:
Excerpt: your photographs must be / two by two inches in size / identical / taken within the
last six months / showing current appearance / color or black-and-white/ full face / front view /
with a plain white or off-white background / between one inch and one and three eighth inches
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