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Title:: Six Short Stories for the Nursery: Title Page Design Year:: 1853
Artist: Anonymous After:  
Medium: pen and black ink Provenance:
Period: American 19th Century School/Style: Victorian
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Price: $300.00
Description: Nicely drawn bit of American Victoriana in ink and wash with white heightening on brown paper, showing a seated mother with one child on her knee, the other standing and leaning against her other knee. Traced lightly on the drawing is the name Willard P. Hazard, 178 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, apparently the publisher (if not also the author and artist of the volume), and the same name and address appear written verso.