"Clelie, it is the second of my friends, Auguste -- Monsieur Pipuernal," said Theophile. "He is a poet, and by consequence always famished," "And never more so than at this moment," agreed Auguste heartily.
Medium: Watercolor, gouache, and ink on paper
Dimensions: composition: 11 × 19 3/8 in. (27.9 × 49.2 cm)
sheet: 12 1/8 × 20 1/2 in. (30.8 × 52.1 cm)
Illustration Citation: "That Affair in the Latin Quarter," by Forrest Wilson, in Hearst's International combined with Cosmopolitan, June 1929
Credit Line: F. V. du Pont Acquisition Fund, 1984
About: Born in Wisconsin, Wilmont Emerton Heitland studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, the Academie Colarossi in Paris, and the Art Students League in New York. His illustrations - primarily in vivid watercolor - appeared in many publications, including Cosmopolitan, McCall’s, Woman’s Home Companion, and Delineator. Heitland often illustrated scenes of the tension-filled romances of popular contemporary fiction.
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