"Mrs. Vernon Had Crossed the Rubicon": Illustration for "Sweet Bells Out of Tune"

"Mrs. Vernon Had Crossed the Rubicon": Illustration for "Sweet Bells Out of Tune"
Title
"Mrs. Vernon Had Crossed the Rubicon": Illustration for "Sweet Bells Out of Tune"
Date 
1892
Medium 
Black ink and graphite with scratching out on illustration board
Dimensions 
Overall: 20 1/4 x 25 5/8 in. (51.4 x 65.1 cm)
Description 
Genre illustration for "Sweet Bells Out of Tune", by Mrs. Burton Harrison, first published in six installments in Century Magazine, 1892-93, and then re-issued as a book by Century Co., New York, 1893. Both versions included 11 illustrations by Gibson.
Credit Line 
Gift of Sydney H. Carney, Jr., in memory of his sister, Miss Hortense A. Carney
Object Number 
1939.607
Marks 
Signed at lower right in black ink: "C.D. Gibson"; various technical publication instructions
Inscriptions 
Signed at lower right in black ink: "C.D. Gibson"; various technical publication instructions
Provenance 
Purchased by the donor from the artist during a studio visit, given to his sister, Miss Hortense A. Carney
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group