|Return to Camp – Trout Fishing in Lake Nagagami
|FES Title:||Cover for Peoples Popular Magazine – Return to camp- Trout fishing. Lake Nagagami.|
|Alternate Titles:||Artist & Father North Canada
; Artist & Father ; Artist, his father and guides on fishing party; Man and Son ; Fishing in the North Country ; Father and Son ; Fishing in the Hudson Bay (1979, 1980); Cover (Return to Camp) ; Return to Camp
|Size:||34″H x 24″W|
|Published:|| People’s Ideal Fiction Magazine, September 1913: cover.
Schoonover, Frank E. The Edge of the Wilderness, edited by Cortlandt Schoonover. Toronto: Methuen, 1974: 66.
“The Art of Fishing.” Sports Afield, April 1984: 84.
|Inscription:||lr: Frank E. Schoonover / ’12|
|Exhibitions:||1965 Gift Horse; 1967 Gift Horse; 1968 Clubhouse; 1969 FES; 1972 95th Birthday; 1972 BRM; 1979 Artists of the Brandywine; 1980 Lancaster; 1994 Nostalgic Journey|
|Comments:|| relined; TP 4/14/03; form 4/14/03 (examined, not photographed); NT 4×5 ; index; edit; DAM accession #92-3; See #497s for a sketch of this work.
JRS traded with DAM in 1992
|Commentary:||Schoonover portrays himself, standing in front of the tepee, while his father, Col. John Schoonover, is the older gentleman holding the stringer of trout in the canoe. The scene is reminiscent of the artist’s summer trip to Canada in 1911.|
|Provenance:||Artist; Gift Horse (1965, 1967); Schoonover Galleries, Ltd., Wilmington, Delaware (1979 exhibition); Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, Delaware. Bequest of Joseph Bancroft |