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Frank A. Nankivell (American, 1869-1959) Lot of Sixteen Illustrations from Water-Babies

Auction:
2168
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$4,700$4,000

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Auction:
Sale #2168 - 2168
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 22, 2002 7:00PM

Description:

Frank A. Nankivell (American, 1869-1959)

Lot of Sixteen Illustrations from Water-Babies
Some monogrammed.
Pen and ink on paper, some with watercolor, sizes to 15 x 13 in. (38.2 x 33 cm), unframed.
Condition: Toning, soiling, one with losses and tears.

Provenance: Descended through the family of Clifton Johnson.

N.B. The lot is accompanied by a copy of the Macmillan Company, New York, 1916 edition of Water-Babies, edited by Clifton Johnson.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Keywords

Clifton Johnson, Frank A. Nankivell, Macmillan Company, I Wanna Have Your Babies, Painting, Watercolor painting