Chapter XIV "The Animal Village," "A Little Monkey Climbing on the Ostrich's Neck"
Black ink with touches of white correction fluid on heavy wove paper
Sheet: 21 x 15 1/16 in. (53.3 x 38.3 cm)
Image: 16 x 11 3/8 in. (40.6 x 28.9 cm) (show scale)
Signed in black ink, lower right: "Birch / [circular symbol]"
Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Chap XIV / 'So the little monkey climbed up the ostrich's neck / and had a good look.'"
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Reginald Birch (American, born London, England, 1856-1943). Chapter XIV "The Animal Village," "A Little Monkey Climbing on the Ostrich's Neck," 1940. Black ink with touches of white correction fluid on heavy wove paper, Sheet: 21 x 15 1/16 in. (53.3 x 38.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of William G. Lord, 68.225.21 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.68.225.21.jpg)
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