|He Was Watching the Ghostly Sand Crabs
|FES Title:||He was watching the ghostly sand crabs|
|Size:||27″H x 38″W|
|Published:|| Knight, Leavitt Ashley. “The Thief in the Night.” Collier’s Weekly, 16 December 1916: 14.
caption: He was watching the ghostly sand crabs flit about him, and saying: “She’s gone. She’ll never come back!”
|Inscription:||mr: FES / ’16|
|Commentary:||The reversed inscription in the publication is evidence that the painting was printed in reverse in Collier’s Weekly. Shortly after it was published the illustration was overpainted with #775. (day books)|