Forgotten Filibuster
FES Title: Forgotten Filibuster
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Date: 11/21/1906
Size: 38″H x 24″W
Medium: oilColumbiacanvas
Type: illustration
Published: Paine, William MacLeod. “A Forgotten Filibuster.” Outing Magazine, December 1907: facing 368.
caption: Intoxicated with the lust of gain the filibusters looted the mission churches of their golden crosses as they advanced.
Inscription: lr: Schoonover / ’06
Annotations: en verso: “A Forgotten Filibuster” The / Filibuster robbed right and left / as they advanced”
Comments: TP 5/15/03; form 5/15/03; index; edit
Commentary: This painting was begun on November 17, 1905, put away for months, worked on for 9 days beginning on September 10, 1906, and finally completed on September 21st. (day books)
Provenance: Sold by artist to Charles Walls, Hershey Pennsylvania (circa 1964); private collection
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