William Glackens (American, 1870-1938). <em>"'My dear,' he instructed her patiently under the girl's approving eyes, 'you will find it always pays to get the best',"</em> 1906. Black conte crayon, watercolor, opaque watercolor, and graphite on cream, moderately thick, smooth wove paper, Sheet: 15 3/8 x 12 3/16 in. (39.1 x 31 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Dick S. Ramsay Fund, 40.55 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.40.55.jpg)

"'My dear,' he instructed her patiently under the girl's approving eyes, 'you will find it always pays to get the best'"

Artist:William Glackens

Medium: Black conte crayon, watercolor, opaque watercolor, and graphite on cream, moderately thick, smooth wove paper

Dates:1906

Dimensions: Sheet: 15 3/8 x 12 3/16 in. (39.1 x 31 cm) Image: 13 x 11 7/16 in. (33 x 29.1 cm)

Collections:

Accession Number: 40.55

Image: CUR.40.55.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Illustration for "The Generous Mr. Dean," by Abby Meguire Roach, published in McClure's Magazine 27, no. 3 (July 1906): 254

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