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Mabel

1892–1950
Mildred Howells (American, born in 1872)


Dimensions

Sheet: 20.3 x 25.4 cm (8 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

50.3828

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

In pencil at bottom of sheet "Said Mabel "Be it understood/ I'm fond of waling in the wood!/ But when the trees are making faces,?/ I think there might be nicer places." "Drawing by O. Herford except faces/ Verse by M. Howells."

Provenance

Mildred Howells, Boston, MA; gift to MFA, December 14, 1950.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mildred Howells