Detail View: The AMICA Library: All Fool's Day

AMICA ID: 
LOC_.cai96003058/PP
AMICA Library Year: 
1999
Object Type: 
Drawings and Watercolors
Creator Name: 
Rogers, W. A.
Creator Role: 
artist
Creator Dates/Places: 
1854-1931
Creator Name-CRT: 
W. A Rogers
Title: 
All Fool's Day
View: 
Full View
Creation Date: 
between 1872 and 1931
Creation Start Date: 
1872
Creation End Date: 
1931
Materials and Techniques: 
pencil
Processes and Techniques: 
pencil
Classification Term: 
Periodical illustrations
Subject Terms: 
April Fools' Day.
Dimensions: 
unmeasured
AMICA Contributor: 
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division
Owner Location: 
Washington, DC, USA
ID Number: 
DLC/PP-1932:0042
Credit Line: 
Courtesy of The Library of Congress
Parts and Pieces: 
1
Rights: 
Context: 
Small drawings depicting: "The first fool" (Eve), "A classic fool," "And the moon's a trifle loony," "Mother Goose's proposed monument (fools even in Boston)," "One of Shakespeare's fools" (a midsummer night's dream), "Natures fools" (ducks), "The court fool" (jester and king), and "All the world's a fool" (earth with sailboat and ship)
Related Document Description: 
Published as front page of: "The Daily Graphic," April 1.
Related Work Description: 
Cabinet of American Illustration (Library of Congress)
Link to Work: 
(DLC)95849474
Related Image Identifier Link: 
LOC_.2a14610u.tif