Description

    HOWARD CHANDLER CHRISTY (American, 1872-1952)
    When Knighthood Was in Flower, 1899
    Watercolor and gouache on paper laid on board
    41 x 29.5 in.
    Signed and dated 1902 lower left

    This painting was the frontispiece for "When Knighthood Was in Flower", by Charles Major (Bobbs-Merrill), 1899.




    Condition Report*:

    Linear abrasion above artist's signature; scattered creases/possible tears in the upper right extreme corner; otherwise in good condition. Not examined outside of frame. Framed under plexi-glass.

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