Tailpiece for Ladies Home Journal

1883–1935
Oliver Herford (American, 1863–1935), Robert Bridges (American, born in 1866)


Dimensions

Sheet: 26.8 x 26.8 cm (10 9/16 x 10 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3811

Medium or Technique

India ink on cardboard

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

kept with Herford

Inscription

In pencil at top of sheet "This is a picture of Bridges and me / Drawn without sanction of W. B- / Upon its just mertits we cannot agree / He thinks it's good of "I"-, I good of He - / Will you settle this question Oh Mildred, for We! / OH - to M.H-"; In pen on drawing "Finis", "O Herford." and "" Ye. Done. it. "". In pencil below drawing "From Ladies Home Journal Red to 1/5 size / 871 H." and "B 51404 - 8" and in ink " VIII tailpiece"

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mildred Howells