(0058) And So, We Were Married

And So, We Were Married
FES Title: And so, we were married
Alternate Titles: And So We Were Married
Date: 08/08/1901
Size: 18″H x 12″W
Medium: oil_illustration_grisaille
Type: illustration
Published: Chambers, Robert W. “Cardigan.” Harper’s Weekly, 7 September 1901: 26.
caption: And so we were wedded

Chambers, Robert W. Cardigan. New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1901: 492.
caption: And so we were wedded

_______. New York: A.L. Burt Company, 1901: facing 494.
caption: [same as above]

Drexel University Museum. Frank E. Schoonover at Drexel: Illustration and the Academic Tradition 1892-1903. Philadelphia: Drexel University, 1986: 52.
caption: 51. And So We Were Married [catalog]

Inscription: lr: F.E. Schoonover
Annotations: en verso on card attached to board: 26th Installment Cardigan / Chapter xxviii And so we were married/ Frank E. Schoonover // Painted in the old mill / Drawing no 30 – Chadds Ford / August 1901 Book no 1
Exhibitions: 1986 FES Drexel (catalog); 1987 Greenville (title unverified)
Comments: slide; index; edit; annotations from sommerville manning
Commentary: This painting was #30 in the Cardigan Series and was renumbered to #58.
Provenance: Sold by the artist to Franklin Biggs, Odessa, Delaware; Schoonover Studios Ltd., Wilmington, Delaware [1986]; The Gallery at Greenville, Greenville, Delaware [1987]; private collection

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