Artist Edward Penfield, American, 1866-1925
Publisher Harper and Brothers, American
  • Harper's
Date 1896
Medium commercial lithograph and relief process printed in color ink
Dimensions Sheet: 18 3/4 × 13 3/4 inches (47.6 × 34.9 cm)
Credit Line Collection of The Detroit Institute of Arts
Accession Number 1989.131
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower left: [artist's device] | EDWARD | PENFIELD
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, upper left: TOM | SAWYER | DETECTIVE | a new story | by | MARK TWAIN | begins in | this number
Inscribed, lower center of image: HARPER'S | AUGUST
1989-present, found in the collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
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