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The Water Babies: Tom Sat Upon the Buoy Long Days

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This illustration is from The Water Babies, a children's novel written by the Reverend Charles Kingsley and published as a book in 1863. Before that the story was serialized in Macmillan's magazine in 1862 and 1863. The book was extremely popular and remained a mainstay of children's literature through the 1920s.? This image was illustrated by Jessie Wilcox Smith in charcoal, watercolor and oil and titled 'Tom sat upon the buoy long days.' Published in 1916.

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The Water Babies: Tom Sat Upon the Buoy Long Days Product Details
Paper: Museum quality, using archival ink. Learn more
Canvas: Acid-free. Canvas is not mounted. Learn more
Borders and final image size for this print:
Prints have borders. Paper and image dimensions don't always match; final printed image size is below. Learn more
• 8.5" x 11" paper with .5" border = 7.32" x 10" image
• 11" x 17" paper with .5" border = 10" x 13.66" image
• 13" x 19" paper with .5" border = 12" x 16.39" image
• 17" x 22" paper with 1" border = 14.64" x 20" image
• 24" x 30" paper with 1.5" border = 19.77" x 27" image
• 36" x 50" paper with 2" border = 32" x 43.71" image
• 44" x 61" paper with 2" border = 40" x 54.64" image
Metal Signs: No borders. Size reflects sheet size. Actual final sign size varies depending on image dimensions. Learn more
Frames: Custom made. Acid-free mats, UV-shielding plexiglass, archival back. 3-5 weeks for delivery. Frame sales final. Learn more
T-Shirts: Custom made 100% cotton. Shoulder-to-shoulder taping, double stitched sleeves and hem. T-shirt sales final. Learn more
Size: Inches
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