This is an adorable large 17" x 21 1/4" framed Bessie Pease Gutmann Print name "The Reward". The actual visible print size is 12 3/4" x 16 3/4". This print printed in pastel colors captures the innocence of childhood. A young girl sharing her ice cream cone with a cute Collie puppy. It is signed Bessie Pease Gutmann in the left hand corner. The print is framed in a nice 2 1/2" Oak Frame still in very good condition.
During the early 1900's Bessie Gutmann (18766-1960) was considered one of the better known magazine and book illustrators in the U.S. Her career spanned nearly five decades. She was best known for paintings of infants and young children. How cute this would be hanging in a nursery.