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A Happy Christmas To You

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Inscription

At left, in graphite pencil: A happy / Christmas / to you

Signed

Lower left in graphite pencil: HBP.

Provenance

Justin G. Schiller (Kingston, NY); sold to Mrs. Betsy Beinecke Shirley; by inheritance to her daughter, Jody S. Gill (Milton, MA); 2010, gift of Jody S. Gill to MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jody S. Gill in memory of her mother, Betsy Beinecke Shirley

Copyright

Reproduced by permission of Frederick Warne & Co www.peterrabbit.com

about 1890

Dimensions

Sheet: 10.5 x 18 cm (4 1/8 x 7 1/16 in.) Framed: 23 x 29.4 x 1.5 cm (9 1/16 x 11 9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1122

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite pencil with touches of pen and black ink on light weight card stock

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Classifications

Watercolors