GEORGE ALAN SWANSON
GRAPSUS GRAPSUS "SALLY LIGHTFOOT CRAB"
watercolor, pencil and gouache on paper
14 ½ x 11 ⅜ in.
inscribed in pencil lower right middle Benito Island / 9-11-37 / G. Swanson and lower left 6 / Z85, the reverse inscribed in pen Grapsus grapsus / 9-Nov-37 Middle Benito Island
Retains rich, vibrant coloration. There is light discoloration to the back ground with faint browning to the edges.