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Edward Swayze drawings

 Collection — Frame: 1
Identifier: RITDSA-0013

Scope and Contents

The Edward Swayze drawings consist of four drawings grouped together in a frame. Each drawing was created using conte crayons of a different color and each depict an area of a nude male body. The drawing is untitled. The frame measures 17 x 21 inches. The piece is signed and dated by the artist. It was created in 2005.


  • Creation: 2005


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Biographical Information: Edward Swayze

Edward Swayze was born in a small town, Van Etten, near Ithaca, New York. He went to Rochester School for the Deaf until 11 years old. He then moved toHorseheads High School in 1977 which had a mainstreaming program through BOCES. He graduated there and enrolled the National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID) at RIT in 1983. He graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) in 1989, then went on to receive a Masters of Fine Arts at RIT in 1995.


1 Item(s) (17 x 21 inch frame)




The Edward Swayze drawings consist of four colored drawings of different parts of a male body framed together in one 17 x 21 inch frame. The piece is untitled and signed and dated by the artist.


The Edward Swayze drawings are all framed together in one 17 x 21 inch frame.

Physical Location

C.S. North, Shelf 86

Physical Description

The four drawings by Edward Swayze are grouped together in one frame. Drawing medium used is conte crayons, each drawn in a different color; red, yellow, purple, and orange. Each is a drawing of an area of a naked male body.


The four individual drawings measure as follows -8 3/4 x 8 1/2 inches -8 3/4 x 10 1/2 inches -7 1/2 x 10 inches -8 1/2 x 11 inches

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Jody Sidlauskas in September 2011.

Edward Swayze drawings
RIT/NTID Deaf Studies Archive
Jody Sidlauskas
8 September 2011
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Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archives Repository

Rochester NY 14623 USA