Chapter I "The Animal Village" by Charles E. Lord "But I Hava a Bad Tooth Ache..."
Black ink and touches of white correction fluid on heavy wove paper
Sheet: 22 1/16 x 17 3/16 in. (56 x 43.7 cm)
Image: 17 1/2 x 12 3/16 in. (44.5 x 31 cm) (show scale)
Signed in black ink, lower right: "Birch / [circular symbol]"
Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Chap II / 'But I have a bad toothache and I want you to fix it' / groaned Mr. Hippopotamus"
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Gift of William G. Lord
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Reginald Birch (American, born London, England, 1856-1943). Chapter I "The Animal Village" by Charles E. Lord "But I Hava a Bad Tooth Ache...," 1940. Black ink and touches of white correction fluid on heavy wove paper, Sheet: 22 1/16 x 17 3/16 in. (56 x 43.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of William G. Lord, 68.225.3 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.68.225.3.jpg)
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