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Girl and Friends Writing Letters, illustration for The Christmas Letter

about 1905–07
Wuanita Smith (American, 1866–1959)


Dimensions

36.51 x 33.02 cm (14 3/8 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

1985.764

Medium or Technique

Black chalk, red and black wash on illustration board

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Children’s book illustration for The Christmas Letter

Inscription

Upper right: W. Smith for The Christmas Letter.

Provenance

Phyllis J. Liebman, Jaffrey, NH; gift to MFA, October 1985.

Credit Line

Gift of Larry J. and Phyllis J. Liebman