The Sorceress and the Auk
Sheet: 25.4 x 20.3 cm (10 x 8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite pencil on paper
Not On View
In pencil at bottom of sheet "A sorceress out for a walk/ Fell in with an elderly awk -/ Now I see; cried the queen/ What the people all mean/ by the ‘awkward' they use in their talk." "Drawing and first lines by O. Herford / verse finished by M. Howells"
Mildred Howells, Boston, MA; gift to MFA, December 14, 1950.
Gift of Miss Mildred Howells