(1139) Tom Brown’s School Days – Spots for Books

Tom Brown’s School Days – Spots for Books
FES Title: Vignettes – spots for books Tom Brown
Alternate Titles: Robin Hood, Tom Brown, Robinson Crusoe
[1925]; Robinson Crusoe, Robin Hood, Tom Brown (1925, 1930); Book Backs-Robin Hood-Tom Brown-Crusoe [1931]
Date: 06/07/1922
Size: 10.5″H x 5.5″W
Medium: oil-canvas-board
Type: illustration
Published: Hughes, Thomas. Tom Brown’s School Days, illustrated with Louis Rhead. New York: Harper & Brothers, c. 1911: dust jacket.
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______. New York: Blue Ribbon Books, c. 1911: spine.
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Inscription: ll: S
Exhibitions: 1925 WSFA Spring; 1925 Washington; 1930 WSFA Apt; 1931 FES
Comments: index; edit; TP 5/22/02; form 5/22/02
Commentary: For commentary on this spine decoration, see #1111 and #1138.
Provenance: Sold by the artist to Frank W. Diver, Wilmington, Delaware; descended in family to private collection

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