Sat Down on The Thwart Opposite Anne Mackeel
FES Title: Sat down on the thwart opp Anne Mackeel.
Alternate Titles: 1864
Date: 02/24/1913
Size: 25″H x 49″W
Medium: oil on canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Beymer, William Gilmore. “The Little Wet Foot.” Harper’s Magazine, May 1913: facing 940.
caption: He Never Took His Eyes From Anne Mackeel’s Face
Inscription: lr: F.E. Schoonover / ’13
Exhibitions: 1931 FES
Comments: NT 4×5 [2]; index; edit 11/06;


Commentary: This painting was “exhibited in San Francisco and international ex[hibition] in London (a gesture by Harper’s to represent / U.S. mag color Illustration).” (day books)
Schoonover gave this painting to his son-in-law, William Cobb “for his own” on July 3, 1961. (day books)
Provenance: Given by artist to William C. Cobb, Nashville, Tennessee (July 3, 1961); Illustration House, New York [1982]; not known