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Machan Knowles (American, 19th/20th Century) Lot of Eight Illustrations from Mother Goose Rhymes

Auction:
2168
Lot:
216
Sold for:
$2,468$2,100

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

Description:

Machan Knowles (American, 19th/20th Century)

Lot of Eight Illustrations from Mother Goose Rhymes
Unsigned.
Pen and ink on paper, 23 x 14 3/4 in. (58.5 x 37.5 cm), unframed.
Condition: Subtle toning, minor soiling.

Provenance: Descended through the family of Clifton Johnson.

N.B. The lot is accompanied by a copy of the Baker & Taylor Company, New York, 1911 edition of Mother Goose Rhymes, edited by Clifton Johnson.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Clifton Johnson, Goose Rhymes, Baker & Taylor Company, Mother Goose, Nursery rhymes