Oil on canvas laid to board, signed Ellen Pyle on lower left and inscribed on the verso PAINTED BY / ELLEN PYLE / IN U.S.A.
This artwork appeared on the March 1934 cover of Parents' magazine. Record Sale for Ellen Pyle: A Saturday Evening Post Cover Oil/board, 28 x 22 in Hammer price: $ 32,500 Price including buyer's premium: $ 40,625 Estimate: $ 8,000 - $ 12,000 Sotheby's, 03 Oct 2013 New York NY, United States AMERICAN PAINTINGS - DRAWINGS & SCULTPURE Lot number 162 Illustrated on page 90 of the catalog. About Ellen Pyle: Child portrait artist, she married H. Pyle's brother Walter in 1904. She returned to illustrating after her husband's death in 1919, doing covers for The Saturday Evening Post.
Artist: Ellen Pyle
Dimensions: 24" H x 18" W
Provenance: Bonhams, 24 May 2011 New York NY, United Statesï¿½ AMERICAN PAINTINGS - DRAWINGS AND SCULPTURE Lot number 1094Illustrated on page 71 of the catalog Donated to the permanent collection of the Lighthouse Arts Center, Jupiter, FL
Country of Origin: United States