A Clean Shave – Sketch
FES Title:
[no entry in day books – assigned number]
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Date: 08/1912
Size: 10″H x 12″W
Medium: watercolor-graphite-paper
Type: sketch for illustration
Inscription: ll: F.E.Schoonover
Annotations: recto – middle left: Beath —> / Probably / will not / be in / the / picture at / all.
recto middle right: more action
recto lower left: Sketch for picture illustration “A Clean Shave” // From F. E. Schoonover. 1616 Rodney st. / Wilmington, Del.
recto lower right: Please return sketch.
Comments: DAM 10/07
Commentary: In his annotation Schoonover indicates that the small figure to the far left of the painting will probably not be in the final compostion. She is in fact replaced by a barrel. Image size is 7.875″ x 11.25″.
Provenance: Frank E. Schoonover Collection, Helen Farr Sloan Library, Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, Delaware