Edmund Joseph Sullivan
The Man in Black
Watercolor over graphite, on illustration board.
14 7/16 x 10 7/16 inches (367 x 265 mm)
Bequest of Gordon N. Ray, 1987.
Signed and dated at lower left, "Edmund J. Sullivan. 1914".
From the library of Gordon N. Ray.
Title from published caption list.
Original watercolor drawing by E.J. Sullivan for an illustration for George Borrow's Lavengro, the scholar, the gypsy, the priest. London : T.N. Foulis, 1914, p. 600.
Drawing shows a man dressed in a black hat and topcoat and holding a cane behind his back as he strides through a field with yellow flowers.