George Washington Hood (American, 1869-1949) was a beloved children's book illustrator. His auction record high was over $2600.00. This particular painting was originally sold for over $1500.00 by Illustration House in 1997. (Auction Date 11/01/1997 Lot 49).
Title: Mystic Bird. (Published 1909 in "Legends of the Alhambra.")
Medium: Oil on paper laid on canvas.
Size: 17 1/2 by 12 3/8 inches (44.5 by 31.4 cm). Framed 20 by 14 3/4 inches.
Signed lower right: "George Hood"
Condition: This is an antique painting on paper that has been laid on canvas. It is in expected condition for its age and medium.
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