King, Yeend (illus).
London. A&F Pears Ltd., 1900.
Chromolithograph, 23 1/2 x 18 1/4 inches on sheet 25 1/2 x 19 1/2 inches. Creasing, chipping, and multiple short tears to margins; two tears enter image area by 1/8 and 5/8 inches respectively; diagonal creases to corners slightly affecting image area; chromolithograph clean and bright. Sold as is. A plein air painting style with two rosy-cheeked girls feeding ducks with thatched cottage, river and sky after an original painting by Henry John Yeend King (1855-1924). Less sentimental than many of the Pears' chromolithographs, the landscape treatment engages the eye. Item #39645