July 30, 2017
P. Mazzani, A Friend in Need, 1895, lithograph, 9 x 16 inches. Brigham Young University Museum of Art, purchase/gift of the Mahonri M. Young Estate, 1959.
Today is the International Day of Friendship, first officially instituted by the General Assembly of the United Nations in 2011. Today’s Artwork of the Day is a charming lithograph of two old friends enjoying the other’s company.