ARTHUR WILLIAM BROWN.
1920s parlor scene. Illustration for a story in
The Saturday Evening Post,
with their property
label and written code on verso. Charcoal and watercolor on board. 406x483mm; 16x19
inches, average, but portions of side margins cropped or chipped, affecting both Brown’s
signature and inscription in lower right corner.Attached to window matte along top edge
verso. Nd, circa 1920s.
“Appelez Urbain de l’Avenue du Bois.”
Original illustration for
Gazette du BonTon
issue No. 6, plate 47, published in 1920,with
Gazette du Bon Ton
label on verso. Ink and
watercolor on paper. 159x127 mm; 6
inches, on 10
-inch sheet. Signed and
dated in lower image, titled below in wide
margin. Board worn on verso, pinholes at
upper corners of board, stray ink marks (not
affecting image), additional pencil and ink
inscription in upper margin.