She Told Them Never to Put a Foot in her House

1883–1935
Oliver Herford (American, 1863–1935)


Dimensions

Sheet: 17.3 x 27.7 cm (6 13/16 x 10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

41.231

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink over graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Illustration to a children’s book - Chap. III

Inscription

l.r. graphite: She told them never to put a foot in her house
u.r.: 26
l.r.: Chap III
bottom center: 3 1/4"

Provenance

Mrs. Sidney Hayward (Beatrice Herford), Wayland, MA; gift to MFA, April 10, 1941.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Sidney Hayward