Fancy and Fact

1873–1911
Howard Pyle (American, 1853–1911)


Dimensions

83.3 x 59.4cm (32 13/16 x 23 3/8in.)

Accession Number

65.1666

Medium or Technique

Pen and black ink

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Illustration perhaps from: Howard Pyle’s Book of pirates; fiction, fact & fancy concerning the buccaneers & marooners of the Spanish Main: from the writing & pictures of Howard Pyle: comp. by Merle Johnson. New York, London, Harper & Brothers, 1921.

Inscription

Signed twice: HP

Provenance

Source unknown; in MFA from before 1917; accessioned by MFA, December 8, 1965.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift