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A Rat in a Hurry

Pen and Ink

5.4 x 11.4 Cm. (image size)


This small but perfectly balanced drawing shows one of the rats from the Pied Piper of Hamelin, published in 1912 running in a hurry to follow the piper’s magical tune.

Illustrated in Robert Browning, The Pied Piper of Hamelin. A Child’s Story, 1912, p. 6.

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