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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION

Jessie Willcox Smith
1863-1935
THE LITTLE EM'LY
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 145,000 USD
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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION

Jessie Willcox Smith
1863-1935
THE LITTLE EM'LY
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 145,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Jessie Willcox Smith
1863-1935
THE LITTLE EM'LY
signed Jessie Willcox Smith, l.r.
mixed media on illustration board
26 1/4 by 18 1/2 in.
(66.7 by 47.0 cm)
Executed circa 1912.
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Provenance

Frances Stotesbury Mitchell (friend of the artist)
By descent in the family to the present owner

Exhibited

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and the Philadelphia Water Color Club, 11th Annual Philadelphia Water Color Exhibition, 1913

Literature

Scribner's Magazine, August 1912, illustrated
Dickens's Children, New York, 1912, illustrated in color p. 45
Edward D. Nudelman, Jessie Willcox Smith: A Biography, Gretna, Louisiana, 1989, p. 59

Catalogue Note

The present work was an illustration for Dickens's Children, published by Charles Scribner's Sons in 1912.

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