Howard Pyle, Politics in the Olden Times
Lot 106
Howard Pyle (American, 1853-1911) Politics in the Olden Time 11 1/2 x 17in
Sold for US$ 24,400 inc. premium
Lot Details
Howard Pyle (American, 1853-1911)
Politics in the Olden Time
signed 'HPyle 4' 80' (lower right)
grisaille on paperboard
11 1/2 x 17in

Footnotes

  • EXHIBITED:
    Forth Worth, Texas, Amon Carter Museum, The American Personality: The Artist Illustrator of Life in the United States, 1860–1930 July–August 1976, no. 190.

Saleroom notices

  • Additional note: This Howard Pyle piece was published in Harper's Weekly for March 12, 1881. The full title was "Politics in the Olden Times - General Jackson, President-elect, on His Way to Washington" and it accompanied a short article titled "A Presidential Progress". The piece was also reproduced in Howard Pyle's Book of the American Spirit (Harper and Brothers, 1923) on page 309.
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