'So haunted at moonlight' 1902
This drawing harks back to the origins of Halloween - Samhain - and shows that even at the turn of the 20th century, those roots were still a part of our culture.
Illustration shows a young dryad (or wood nymph) balanced in treetop branches among a bat, owl and insects.
- No accession number.
- Gift; Mrs. Henry H. Bonnell.
- Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).
- Published in: "Our Tree-top Library" by Richard Le Gallienne, Harper's magazine, 104:541 (March 1902).
- Exhibited in A Petal from the Rose: Illustrations by Elizabeth Shippen Green, Swann Gallery, Library of Congress, June 28 - September 29, 2001; The Red Rose Girls: An uncommon story of art and love, Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge, MA, 2003-2004.
- Cabinet of American Illustration
- Periodical illustrations.
- Album: Scary