Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1923.
Please note that the present lot is being offered without a frame.
PROPERTY FROM THE WILMINGTON INSTITUTE LIBRARY
D. Defoe, Robinson Crusoe, New York, 1920, endpaper illustration.
D. Allen and D. Allen, Jr., N.C. Wyeth, The Collected Paintings, Illustrations and Murals, New York, 1972, p. 203.
C.B. Podmaniczky, N.C. Wyeth: Catalogue Raisonné of Paintings, vol. one, London, 2008, p. 403, no. I.810, illustrated.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Art Alliance, ?-October 25, 1921.
(Possibly) Boston, Massachusetts, Boston Public Library, April 1923.
Wilmington, Delaware, The Wilmington Library, N.C. Wyeth: An Exhibition of Illustrations for Children's Classics, April 24-May 31, 1981.