Landing and Handshake
FES Title: Landing and Handshake – (Double Vignette)
Alternate Titles: Crees at Long Lake Post, Canada
[1939]; No Word is Spoken
Date: 03/13/1912
Size: 15.675″H x 19.875″W
Medium: ink-watercolor-illbrd
Type: illustration
Published: Schoonover, Frank E. “The Fur Harvesters.” Harper’s Monthly Magazine, October 1912: 654.
caption: No Word Is Spoken—-

Schoonover, Frank E. The Edge of the Wilderness, edited by Cortlandt Schoonover. Toronto: Methuen, 1974: 122.
caption: No Word Is Spoken—-

Inscription: ll: FES / ’12
Annotations: en verso on blue artist’s label: Wilmington Society of the Fine Arts / Title: Crees at Long Lake Post, Canada / Artist: Frank E. Schoonover / 1616 Rodney St / Price, if for Sale: $50. / Trading of the Chief to go with picture

en verso on label: Artist Schoonover / Title Crees at Long Lake Post / Size 15 3/8×19 3/4 / Medium w/c & ink/ Source H. Card Price [ ] / Date Rec’d Mar 9/62 / Regis. No. 03260

en verso: “Landing of chief / to go with picture”


Exhibitions: 1939 WSFA Spring; 1939 Syracuse
Comments: Glenbow #62.42.4; seen 8/03; form 8/21/03; index; edit
Commentary: See #473 for commentary.
Provenance: Artist; Helen L. Card, Latendorf Bookshop, New York; Collection of Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Alberta, Canada (May 10, 1962)