Medium: Charcoal and crayon on illustration board
Dimensions: sheet: 21 15/16 × 17 5/16 in. (55.7 × 44 cm)
Illustration Citation: Stamp on reverse indicates that this drawing was produced for Life Publishing Company.
Credit Line: F. V. du Pont Acquisition Fund, 1986
About: George Hand Wright studied at the Spring Garden Institute and the Academy of Fine Arts in Philadelphia and then in Paris and Munich. Until 1907 he worked from New York before moving to Westport, Connecticut, where he was a founder of the town's art colony. He illustrated for various magazines, including Harper's, The Century, Scribner's and The Saturday Evening Post. He also exhibited his genre paintings nationally.
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