Jan 28 at 12:00 PM - Sale 2556 -

Sale 2556 - Lot 41

Estimate: $ 2,500 - $ 3,500
EDWIN JOHN PRITTIE (1879-1963)
"She then touched the pitcher with her wand." Story illustration for "The Wonderful Pitcher" published in The Mary Frances Story Book: Or Adventures Among the Story People by Jane Eayre Fryer (Philadelphia: The John C. Winston Company, 1921). Oil on canvas. 650x450 mm; 25 1/2x17 3/4 inches, framed to 33 1/2x22 1/2 inches. Signed in full, lower right. Remnants of an exhibition label (likely Philadelphia Society of Arts) preserved on archival tissue and tacked to stretcher verso.