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Father: "What is the child howling for now?"

(Father, mother, and small boy)

George S. Dixon (English, 20th century)


Dimensions

Sight: 24.8 x 30.3 cm (9 3/4 x 11 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.767

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

LL in ink: Geo S. Dixon; below: FATHER:(Disturbed in the depths of the latest war news) "What is the child howling for now?"/ MOTHER: "He wants his own way."/ FATHER: "Well, if its his. why don't you let him have it?"

Provenance

John Taylor Spaulding (1870-1948, Boston); bequest to MFA, June 3, 1948.

Credit Line

Bequest of John T. Spaulding