|Shorty Had the Best Position for Defense|
|FES Title:||Shorty had the best position for defense|
|Size:||30″H x 20″W|
|Published:|| Mulford, Clarence Edward. “The Fight at Buckskin.” Outing Magazine, December 1905: facing 266.|
caption: “Shorty had the best position for defense”
Mulford, Clarence Edward. Bar-20. New York: The Outing Publishing Company: facing 8.
Apgar, John F., Jr. Frank E. Schoonover, Painter-Illustrator: A Bibliography. Morristown, NJ: John F. Apgar, Jr., 1969: 11.
Brandywine River Museum. Brandywine West: January 18 – May 18, 1975. Chadds Ford, PA: Brandywine River Museum, 1975.
Schoonover, Cortlandt. Frank Schoonover, Illustrator of the North American Frontier. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1976: 57.
Oppel, Frank, ed. Tales of the West. Secaucus, NJ: Castle, 1984: 77.
|Inscription:||lr: Frank E. Schoonover|
|Annotations:||en verso on upper stretcher in white paint: SCHOONOVER, F. 20″ x 30″|
|Exhibitions:||1975 BRM (catalog)|
|Comments:|| dig; index; form 3/07; edit|
en verso on Kennedy Galleries label:
Artist: Schoonover, Frank E. Date 1877-
Title: Shorty Had the Best Position for Defense
Size: 30″ x 20″ Medium: oil/canvas
Stock Number: A14472 Neg. No. 8158
Kennedy Galleries Inc. 20 East 56th Street, NY, NY 10022
|Commentary:||Schoonover convinced N.C. Wyeth to assist with the painting of the horse in this illustration. (diaries) See #249 for further commentary.|
|Provenance:||Artist; Helen L. Card, Latentdorf Bookshop, New York (as of March 4, 1961); Kennedy Galleries, New York; private collection (circa 1965)|