Sculpture of William Ward Watkin carved into the capital of one of the Chemistry Building’s columns. Watkin is depicted reclining in a chair holding a drafting triangle in one hand, his feet resting on the supine figure of a small man. Original resource is a color photograph.
"William Ward Watkin caricature in stone capital of Chemistry building, Rice University." (1991) Rice University: https://hdl.handle.net/1911/77241.
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