PHILIP REED. "MY BLACK HEN" A FINE COLOR WOOD ENGRAVING. 1963. One of a series of MOTHER GOOSE wood engravings by Philip Reed. On paper measuring 11 inches by 8 1/2 inches. Image size measures approximately 4 1/2 inches by 4 3/4 inches. SIGNED in pencil by the artist lower right. The engraving is printed in several colors and illustrates the nursery rhyme "Hickety Pickety, My Black Hen". This is an ORIGINAL WOOD ENGRAVING. Reed's series of wood engravings were also reproduced in his Caldecott Honor Award-winning book "Mother Goose" published by Atheneum in 1963. IN MINT CONDITION ready for framing.