Robinson Crusoe – Spots for Books
FES Title: Vignettes – spots for books – R Crusoe
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: 11.5″H x 5.5″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas-board
Type: illustration
Published: Defoe, Daniel. Robinson Crusoe, illustrated with Louis Rhead. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1921: dust jacket.
no caption

______. New York: Blue Ribbon Books, c. 1921: spine.
no caption

Inscription: lr: S
Exhibitions: 1925 WSFA Spring; 1925 Washington; 1930 WSFA Apt; 1931 FES
Comments: index; edit ; TP 5/22/02; from 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