The Comin Tide - oil painting by Howard Pyle 1909

Howard Pyle - The Coming Tide (enlarged detail)

1909 oil painting

This photo shows the raised painting dabs and brush strokes of Pyle's original oil painting, something that would not be seen in the flat printed versions of the painting that accompanied the story "The Second Chance" by James Frank Cabell that ran in Harpers Monthly Magazine in October, 1909.

Howard Pyle

Howard Pyle 1853-1911

1902 - Howard Pyle - The Enchanter Merlin - pen and ink

1902 - Howard Pyle - The Enchanter Merlin - pen and ink (detail)

1909 - Howard Pyle - The Coming Tide - oil painting

1909 - Howard Pyle - The Coming Tide - oil painting (detail)

1899 - Howard Pyle "They Scrambled up the Parapet" painting

1910 - Howard Pyle - The Mermaid

N. C. Wyeth

N. C. Wyeth

N C Wyeth's painting "The Giant"

N C Wyeth's painting "The Guardians"

N C Wyeth painting The Magician and the Maid of Beauty

Howard Pyle American Master Book