|FES Title:||Homeward serenely she walked with God’s benediction upon her|
|Size:||36″H x 24″W|
|Published:|| Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth. The Children’s Longfellow. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1908: facing 88.|
caption: Homeward Serenely she walked with God’s benediction upon her. When she had passed, it seemed like the ceasing of exquisite music
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth. The Children’s Own Longfellow. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1908: facing 22.
Schoonover, Cortlandt. Frank Schoonover, Illustrator of the North American Frontier. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1976: 135.
Brandywine River Museum. Frank E. Schoonover, Illustrator. Chadds Ford, PA: Brandywine River Museum, 1979: 48.
Adventures in Art The Brandywine Artists: Masters of Storytelling through Illustration. Pensacola, FL: Pensacola Museum of Art, 2001: 17.
Smith, Louise Schoonover. “The Art of Frank E. Schoonover.” Illustration, July 2003: 30.
|Inscription:||lr: F.E. Schoonover|
|Exhibitions:||1913 WSFA; 1965 Gift Horse; 1967 Gift Horse; 1968 Clubhouse; 1969 FES; 1977 FES; 1979 FES (catalog); 1984 Friends; 1997 Longwood; 1998 Biggs; 2001 FES; 2001 Pensacola (catalog)|
|Comments:|| TP 3/01; index; edit|
(See sketch and study – 318a, 318s)
|Commentary:||Schoonover spent more than twenty days working on this illustration.|
|Provenance:|| Artist; Helen L. Card, Latentdorf Bookshop, New York ; The Gift Horse, West Chester, Pennsylvania ; Mrs. Cortlandt Schoonover, Middletown, Delaware (April 1965); The Gift Horse, West Chester, Pennsylvania ; Clubhouse Art Gallery, Media, Pennsylvania ; private collection|