Item #43654 Head of a Young Girl. L. B Humphrey.

Head of a Young Girl.

Boston: April 1885.

Price: $500.00


About the item

Watercolor on artist's paper, signed with monogram ("LBH") lower right. 1 vols. 4to. Fine.

Item #43654

A fine watercolor of a young girl (possibly the artist's daughter) by the American artist and illustrator, docketed in pencil on the verso "Presented by Miss L.B. Humphrey, Boston, Mass. Rec'd Apr 23/85".

[WITH] Autograph Letter Signed from Humphrey ("L.B.H."), Boston March 18 (docketed on rear "rec'd April 23/85") conveying the watercolor to the Rev. Dr. C.H. Strickland. " ... in compliance with your request, I send by same mail - a study head which I hope may meet your wishes. It is representative of the work I am now much engaged in -- and will I think add more to the attraction of your album than a study in black and white ... "