Edmund Joseph Sullivan
The dwarf, shuddering and scolding, leapt away into a dark ravine
Pen and black ink and pencil, on illustration board.
10 11/16 x 7 5/8 inches (271 x 193 mm)
Bequest of Gordon N. Ray, 1987.
Signed and dated at lower left in pen and black ink, "Edmund J. Sullivan. 07".
From the library of Gordon N. Ray.
Title from published caption.
Original drawing for an illustration for A.C. Farqharson's translation of La Motte Fouqué's Sintram & his companions, London : Methuen & Co., 1908, p. 122 (facing).
Drawing shows the Devil/dwarf leaping over an icy cliff, while Sintram stands on the edge, accompanied by the figure of Death with scythe and hourglass.