7 March 2008,
Price realised USD 46,600
USD 40,000 - USD 60,000
Jessie Willcox Smith (1863-1935)
signed 'Jessie Willcox Smith' (lower right)--inscribed with title (lower left)
charcoal, watercolor and oil on board
23¾ x 15½ in. (60.3 x 39.3 cm.)
Painted circa 1902.
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The present work is one of six paintings from the Mother's Days series published in Scribner's Monthly Magazine December 1902 issue.
Private collection, Ontario.
Scribner's Monthly Magazine, December 1902.
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