Item #69017 "An Epitaph for My Wife" Arthur RACKHAM.
"An Epitaph for My Wife"

Original Watercolor Drawing for the Frontispiece of "The Vicar of Wakefield" RACKHAM, Arthur, [artist]. "An Epitaph for My Wife". Original illustration for "The Vicar of Wakefield" London: George C. Harrap & Company, 1929. Full Description:

RACKHAM, Arthur.

"An Epitaph for My Wife" Original illustration for "The Vicar of Wakefield"

London: George C. Harrap & Company, 1929.

. "An Epitaph for My Wife". Original illustration for "The Vicar of Wakefield" [London: George C. Harrap & Company, 1929].

Original fine pen and ink and watercolor for the frontispiece of "The Vicar of Wakefield." Matted, framed and glazed. Watercolor measures (9 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches; 235 x 165 mm), but probably larger under the mat. Frame measures (16 x 13 1/4 inches; 410 x 340 mm). Signed 'Arthur Rackham' on lower right corner. In a gilt frame.

Image is of Vicar and his wife standing in in front of the fireplace. The wife is wearing a floral dress. A contemporary sticker for art dealer "Arthur Ackermann & Son inc" on the back of the frame. Also a sticker from the Santa Barbara Museum of Art on the back. Overall a very beautiful original painting.

Latimore and Haskell,. Riall,.

HBS 69017.

$12,500.

Price: $12,500.00

Item #69017