(0287) Holding the Claim

Holding the Claim
FES Title:
[no title entered in day books]
Alternate Titles: Hopalong Takes Command [2001]
Date: 11/18/1906
Size: 36″H x 24″W
Medium: oilColumbiacanvas
Type: illustration
Published: Mulford, Clarence Edward. “Bar-20 Range Yarns VIII- Roping a Rustler.” Outing Magazine, May 1907: 175.
caption: “He swung his rifle out over a forked limb and let it settle in the crotch”

Brandywine River Museum. Frank E. Schoonover, Illustrator. Chadds Ford, PA: Brandywine River Museum, 1979: 28, 49.
caption: Holding the Claim, 1906

Oppel, Frank, ed. Tales of the West. Secaucus, NJ: Castle, 1984: 157.
caption: “He swung his rifle out over a forked limb and let it settle in the crotch.”

Inscription: lr Frank E. Schoonover / ’06
Exhibitions: 1979 FES (catalog); 2001 FES
Comments: NT from owner 7/24/02; index; edit
Provenance: Artist; Helen L. Card, Latentdorf Bookshop, New York (as of October 28, 1962); Ronald Crawford (as of September 22, 1970); Sotheby’s, New York (April 21, 1978); Sordoni Collection of American Illustration
Current Owner:

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