Helen Beatrix Potter 1903 The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin (2)

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Artist Biography:

Helen Beatrix Potter Potter.[1866 - 1943] Beatrix Potter spent a solitary childhood with long holidays in the country. On one such trip, she wrote and illustrated a story for a sick friend, about four bunnies named Flopsy, Mopsy, Cotton-tail and Peter. She later published that story, and more than 20 others. Potter's tales of Peter Rabbit, Jemima Puddle-Duck, Benjamin Bunny and others have become children's classics

Date:

1903 [1st edition]

Source:

The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin

Volume:

Not Applicable

Plate No.:

50

Description:

The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin - FREDERICK WARNE, by Frederick Warne & Co., Printed and bound in Great Britain by William Clowes Limited, Beccles and London. "The squirrels searched for nuts all over the island and filled their little sacks. But Nutkin gathered oak-apples-yellow and scarlet-and sat upon a beech-stump playing marbles, and watching the door of old Mr. Brown."

Print Method:

Lithograph on heavy paper stock

Condition:

Very good to Overall Excellent

Size of Print:

13.5 x 10.0 cm. approximately [5 625 x 4 in.]

References:

Notable American women, 1607-1950: A biographical dictionary. Cambridge, MA: TheBelknap Press of Harvard University Press., Wikipedia, free Encyclopedia

Price:
$215.00
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