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Illustration for Washington Irving's "History of New York " by Diedrich Knickerbocker

Artist:
Maxfield Parrish (American, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1870–1966 Plainfield, New Hampshire)
Date:
1899
Medium:
Ink and graphite traces on light tan wove paper
Dimensions:
15 3/4 x 12 in. (40 x 30.5 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of A. E. Gallatin, 1923
Accession Number:
23.230.17
Not on view
Inscription: [at lower right]: M.P.; [across bottom edge]: Book VI. Chapter VIII: "........who had remained behind to digest the Enormous dinners they had / eaten. These now trudged manfully forward. Smoking their pipes with outrageous vigor etc."; [on the back]: N. 251 / Maxfield parrish / "The Oaks" / September of 1899
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