Description

    HOWARD PYLE (American, 1853-1911)
    "Then Beppo Carried the Princess Ashore", Harper's Young People magazine story illustration, July 17, 1894
    Pen and ink on paper
    9.25 x 7 in.
    Not signed

    This illustration is from the story "The Good of a Few Words" published in Harper's Young People, July 17, 1894.

    This drawing was reproduced in Howard Pyle: His Life-His Work by Paul Preston Davis, Delaware, Oak Knoll Press, 2004, vol. 2, p. 509, figure MBPI1734; and Twilight Land by Howard Pyle, Harper & Brothers, 1895.


    Condition Report*:

    Scattered accretions around edges; pin-hole in the upper left hand corner; otherwise in good condition. Not examined outside of glass or frame. Framed under glass to an overall size of 16.5 x 14.5 inches.

    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Requires 3rd Party Shipping (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2011
    22nd-23rd Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,179

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 April 24 Illustration Art - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Thank you for the wonderful job Heritage did with promotion of this piece. So appreciative.
    Laura I.,
    Tulsa, OK
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 October 13 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 October 13 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,098,328