(1224) A Very Old Man With a Lighted Candle

A Very Old Man With a Lighted Candle
FES Title: A very old man with lighted candle
Alternate Titles: Privateers of ’76
Date: 05/11/1923
Size: 17″H x 26″W
Medium: oil-cotton-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Paine, Ralph D. “Privateers of ’76.” The American Boy, September 1923: 20.
caption: With a Toothless Grin He Clawed at Stephen’s Shoulder
Inscription: lr: S / ’23
Comments: Scan color photo; index edit
Provenance: Sold by artist to James Collins, Wilmington, Delaware; not known

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