Book illustration: The Quiet Life, by various authors; Publisher: (Harper & Brothers), 1890, page 2.
Pen & ink, 4 x 8" initialed lower right.
Condition: Good overall: toned with age; faint waterstain at right; animal glue residue in margins; matted and framed.
A long-time friend of E. A. Abbey, Parsons was content to create finely-etched decorative drawings of woodlands and gardens over his long career at Harper & Brothers. The second image is scanned from the printed book.