Mabel Osborne (Thirsting, thirsting, voiceless from chasteness of soul)
Covey, Rosemary Feit, 1954- , American
A/Ped. 80The print was the third in a series illustrating Edgar Lee Masters' "Spoon River Anthology."Portait of elderly woman with geranium flowers in background. This image depicts "Mabel Osborne," a poem in Edgar Lee Masters' "Spoon River Anthology," in which the narrator compares the neglect she suffered from Spoon River to geraniums dying of thirst.
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Image Dimensions146 x 114 mm (image)
MediumMonochrome (black/gray/sepia only); Wood engraving on paper
Credit LineGift of Eric Mackenzie in memory of William C. Garwood and Gwendolyn Garwood
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