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Warrior and the Amazons

Inscription

In pencil at bottom of sheet "A warior with glittering sword / Went to fight with the Amazon horde / But their mode of advance / Was a serpentine dance / Which struck him as very untoward " "Picture O. Herford and M. Howells verse M. Howells"

Provenance

Mildred Howells, Boston, MA; gift to MFA, December 14, 1950.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mildred Howells

1883–1935

Accession Number

50.3830

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

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