Cover for Collier's Weekly, October 5, 1912
Date: 1912
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 23 7/8 × 18 3/4 in. (60.6 × 47.6 cm) frame: 30 1/2 x 24 5/16 in. (77.5 x 61.8 cm)
Illustration Citation: Cover for Collier's Weekly, October 5, 1912
Credit Line: Gift of Robert Lynn Ellis and Melinda Lou Ellis, 2013
Object Number: 2013-3
About: In this autumnal scene, two girls gathering acorns seem delighted to encounter a squirrel doing the same. Launched in 1888, Collier's identified itself as a magazine of "fiction, fact, sensation, wit, humor, and news," and was known for its investigative exposés as well as its color covers.
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