(0459) The Boy on the Rock

The Boy on the Rock
FES Title: The Boy on the rock
Alternate Titles: Castles in the Air (1912, 1913, 1914); Day Dreams
Date: 10/07/1911
Size: 34″H x 22″W
Medium: oil on canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Crissey, Forrest. “The Tower of Revolt.” Harper’s Monthly Magazine, February 1912: frontispiece.
caption: He was lying on his back looking up through the branches of the black walnut
Inscription: lr: Frank E. Schoonover / ’11
Exhibitions: 1912 Boston; 1913, Canada; 1914 WSFA; 1962 FES
Comments: index; edit
Provenance: Sold by artist to John Bird (December 15, 1914); inherited by Samuel B. Bird (1962 exhibit); not known

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