An Old Song by Edwin Austin Abbey was created in 1885. The painting is in Yale University Art Gallery New Haven. The size of the work is 71,1 x 121,9 cm and is made as an watercolor on paper.
The Artist: American painter and illustrator Edwin Austin Abbey (1852 – 1911) studied art at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts under Christian Schuessele. Abbey began as an illustrator, producing numerous illustrations and sketches for such magazines as Harper’s Weekly (1871–1874) and Scribner’s Magazine.