(0425) It Was Hard To Wait

It Was Hard To Wait
FES Title: It was hard to wait
Alternate Titles:
Date: 12/02/1910
Size: 12″H x 18″W
Medium: oil-canvas-board
Type: illustration
Published: Beach, Rex. “Captain Innocencio.” McClure’s Magazine, February 1911: 367.
caption: He lay upon the roof of the deckhouse, his gloomy eyes fixed upon the cook-fires in the distance
Inscription: mr: F.E.S. / ’10
Annotations: en verso on typed label: Illustration for / “Capt. Innocencio” / Heading
Comments: index; edit; TP 10.18.07
tearsheet available
Provenance: Artist to Louis Ledyard, Unionville, Pennsylvania; private collection
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