The Artist's Mother



The Artist's MotherImage is of an older woman shown in profile She is looking to the left                        She is wearing a light coloured dress it has a collar and long sleeves Her                        hair is tied back Her hands are resting on a book like object with its spine                        facing out The background has sunflowers on it There is an inscription that                        runs from the top of the image to 1 3 down It reads Harriet Gaskin Drawn by                        Arthur J Gaskin being a record of seventy & one years Done into line the                        3rd day of Novem ber M D CCC XC III Image is vertically displayed The image                        is triple ruled with thin black lines



MLA citation: Gaskin, A. T. "The Artist's Mother." The Yellow Book 9 (April 1896): 182. The Yellow Nineties Online. Ed. Dennis Denisoff and Lorraine Janzen Kooistra. Ryerson University, 2013. Web. [Date of access]. http://1890s.ca/HTML.aspx?s=YBV9_gaskin_mother.html