(0669) “Pierre — Ees Dees Francois Hertel”

“Pierre — Ees Dees Francois Hertel”
FES Title:   “Pierre” – the half breed finished in a whisper – “ees dees Francois Hertel?”
Alternate Titles:   “$500.00 Reward”
[1915]; “Dem papier She Say-” [1962]
Date:   04/30/1915
Size:   32″H x 22″W
Medium:   oilColumbiacanvas
Type:   illustration
Published:   Marsh, George T. “A Little Tragedy at Coocoocache.” Scribner’s Magazine, August 1915: 224.
caption: “Dem papier say one t’ousand dollar for de man dat catch Hertel.” — Page 224

Marsh, George T. Toilers of the Trails. Philadelphia: Penn Publishing Company, 1921: 88.
caption: “Dem papier say one t’ousand dollar”

Schoonover, Frank E. The Edge of the Wilderness, edited by Cortlandt Schoonover. Toronto, Methuen, 1974: 160.
caption: The Factor

Inscription:   lr: Frank E. Schoonover
Exhibitions:   1915 WSFA; 1962 FES
Comments:   index; edit
tear sheets #662
Commentary:   N.C. Wyeth posed for this painting. (day books)
Provenance:   Artist; Helen L. Card, Latendorf Bookshop, New York (as of December 6, 1962); not known; Pook and Pook Inc., Lot 221 (October 30, 2011)

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