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    W. W. Denslow (1856-1915) Original Illustration (1904).
    Book illustration for The Pearl and the Pumpkin, by Paul West and W. W. Denslow (G. W. Dillingham Publishers, New York 1904), appearing as a half-page drawing on page 185. In addition to illustrating, Denslow co-authored the book.
    Pen and ink on paper, image size approximately 11 x 8. Signed (with seahorse monogram) lower left.
    Prior to the publication of The Pearl and the Pumpkin, W. W. Denslow collaborated with L. Frank Baum twice, creating illustrations for Father Goose (1899), and The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1900).

    keywords: children's books, nursery rhymes, St. Nicholas Magazine, P. T. Barnum, Dorothy, Tin Man, Scarecrow, Cowardly Lion

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