(Stewarton (Ayrshire) 1877 - New York 1956)
A Stork (Twenty-Six Birds): Design for a Book Illustration
A small piece of paper correction, for the feet of the stork, pasted onto the centre of the sheet.
Titled TWENTY-SIX BIRDS in black ink at the bottom.
Inscribed and dated Final design and The Book of Birds, 1899 in pencil at the top left and top right.
Further inscribed with dimensions and printer’s notes in pencil and blue chalk in the left and right margins.
189 x 290 mm. (7 3/8 x 11 3/8 in.) [image]
306 x 395 mm. (12 x 15 1/2 in.) [sheet]
This drawing is sold with a copy of Carton Moore-Park’s The Book of Birds.