|The Water Lily
|FES Title:||The Water-Lily painted for Mrs. T. Coleman duPont|
|Alternate Titles:||Indians in a Canoe|
|Size:||40″H x 34.25″W|
|Published:|| Scribner’s Magazine, June 1917: frontispiece.
caption: The Water-Lily From the Painting of Frank E. Schoonover in the collection of Mrs. T. Coleman duPont
Schoonover, Frank E. The Edge of the Wilderness, edited by Cortlandt Schoonover. Toronto: Methuen, 1974: 153.
Elzea, Rowland, and Iris Snyder. The American Illustration Collection of the Delaware Art Museum. Wilmington: Delaware Art Museum, 1991: 144.
|Inscription:||ll: Frank E. Schoonover 1916|
|Annotations:|| en verso on frame on Wilmington Society of the Fine Arts label: “Indians in a Canoe” by Frank E. Schoonover / Gift of Mr. C. Douglass Buck, Jr. / May 31, 1968
en verso on paper label on frame: Indians in Canoe / (Artist, Frank Schoonover, 1916) / Belongs to Paul E. Wilson / Alice duPont Buck / 1950
|Comments:||TP 4/14/03; form 4/14/03; index edit;|
|Commentary:||See #706s for a sketch for this work.|
|Provenance:||Artist comissioned by Mrs. T. Coleman duPont; Paul T. Wilson; Alice duPont Buck ; C. Doulgass Buck, Jr.; Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, Delaware. Gift of C. Douglass Buck, Jr. |