Indian Entering “Grand Battery”
FES Title: Indian Entering “Grand Battery”
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Date: 12/20/1900
Size: 12.25″H x 15.75″W
Medium: oil_academy
Type: illustration
Published: created for but not published in:
Brady, Cyrus Townsend. “Colonial Fighters at Louisbourg.” McClure’s Magazine, September 1901.

published in:
Schoonover, Cortlandt. Frank Schoonover, Illustrator of the North American Frontier. New York, Watson-Guptill Publications, 1976: 80.
caption: Indian Entering Grand Battery

Inscription: lr: F E Schoonover
Annotations: en verso: Indian entering Grand Battery from Pepperill at Louisburg
Comments: TP 8/3/02; index; edit
Commentary: This illustration for “Colonial Fighters at Louisbourg,” was not used in the publication. Schoonover rendered the same scene again from a slightly different angle and it was published as #32. (day books)


Provenance: Sold by artist to Frank V. Rich, Wilmington, Delaware; Frank E. Schoonover Fund. Gift of Henrietta Rich
[2002]; private collection [2008]