The Sheriff
FES Title: The Sheriff
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Date: 08/08/1913
Size: 14″H x 10″W
Type: illustration
Published: Dunne, Finley Peter. “The Majesty of the Law: Impression of a Boy of Seventeen at a Hanging.” American Magazine, February 1914: 15.
caption: “If I had granted all the applications,” said the sheriff with a magnificent sweep of the hand, “I could have filled the corridor ten times over”
Inscription: lr: S / ’13
Exhibitions: 1979 Montrose; 1980 Lancaster
Comments: index; edit;
form 5/2/07
Provenance: Montrose Galleries, Bethesda, Maryland
[1979]; Schoonover Studios, Ltd., Wilmington, Delaware; private collection [2003]