(0544) Race to the Fire

Race to the Fire
FES Title: “Race to fire”
Alternate Titles:
Date: 12/30/1912
Size: 26″H x 37.25″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Moroso, John A. “Smoke.” American Magazine, May 1913: 38-39.
caption: I jumped for that kid and hit it…with all my weight

Moroso, John A. Cap Fallon Fire Fighter. New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1923: dust jacket.
no caption

Smith, Louise Schoonover. “The Art of Frank E. Schoonover.” Illustration, July 2003: 40.
caption: “Race to the Fire,” 1912. Oil on canvas, 26″ x 37.25″. Daybook #544. Private collection.

Inscription: ml: Frank E. Schoonover / ’13
Annotations: en verso on paper label: Story called “Smoke” / by John A. Moroso / “Race to the Fire” / Dec – 1912.
Exhibitions: 2003 Biggs
Comments: TP 3/28/02; form 3/28/02; NT 4×5
[3]; index edit
Commentary: This image was printed in reverse for the cover of Cap Fallon Fire Fighter.
Provenance: Sold by the artist to private collection; Collection of Alison P. Lowery and Allen R. Neville (circa 1975)
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