Captioned in pencil, "Very Thick, or, Too Much of an Auburn Beard"; in ink on verso, "Starr Wood"; guide marks in pencil on recto and verso.
Drawing for a humorous illustration published without caption in The studio, 1894, v. 3, p. 64.
Initialed "S.W. 94" at lower right.
Title from unpublished caption.
Parody in the style of Aubrey Beardsley, showing a barber standing over a bearded customer in a chair, with a mans head at lower right, shorn to stubble with his face covered with band aids.
Ray, Gordon Norton, 1915-1986, former owner.