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Maxfield Parrish "Where the Dinkey Bird is Singing" - $100 (Cayucos)


condition: excellent
make / manufacturer: Maxfield Parrish
size / dimensions: 14" x 18"

Superb Maxfield Parrish "Where the Dinkey Bird is Singing" Print
in 14" x 18" Original Frame .
This Vintage piece has been in my family since 1923.
Excellent condition.
$100 cash.
(805) 995-180six

Maxfield Parrish (1870-1966) was one of the most successful and original American painters and illustrators of the early twentieth century, a period that has since become known as the "Golden Age of Illustration." For sixty-five years Parrish worked in widely varied fields--book and magazine illustration, posters and advertisements, painting, and murals--rendering the realm of the imagination with sharp-focus realism. Edward Bok (1863-1930) commissioned Parrish to illustrate poems by Eugene Field (1850-95) in Bok's Ladies Home Journal. They then appeared in Poems of Childhood (New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1904). Shortly thereafter, The Dinkey Bird was bought by multimillionaire Henry Russell Sage (1816-1906). It was stored away and forgotten for decades until a Sage grandchild discovered it.

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