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  James David Smillie   (1833-1909)

 
  WHAT O'CLOCK IS IT?, 1888. Witthoft 49. Signed and numbered (38) in the plate. Witthoft has identified the children as Smillie's son, James, age 3, with a friend. They are blowing dandelion seeds, an old children's game in which the remaining number of seeds tells the time of day. A fine impression of a charming scene in excellent condtiiton.
 
 
  Etching, 8 7/8 x 7 3/16 inches. $400.
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