1 drawing : pencil, pen and ink on paper ; 19 x 11.5 cm., on sheet 28 x 20.1 cm.
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Pen and ink over preliminary drawing in pencil of a cavalier, signed and dated lower right: E.A. Abbey, 1890.
[Cavalier] [graphic] / Edwin Austin Abbey, 1890. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 2786, frame 26 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Painter, illustrator, muralist. Studied at PAFA. Well known for his illustrations for Shakespeare's works and Herrick's poems. Executed murals at the Boston Public Library and the State Capitol Building at Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
Donated 1963-1964 by Julius H. Weitzer, who received it with other papers of August De Forest, a collection of art reference materials accumulated by De Forest from Charles Henry Hart and other sources.
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