(0740) The Rifle Flew to His Shoulder

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The Rifle Flew to His Shoulder
FES Title: “The rifle flew to his shoulder”
Alternate Titles:
Date: 07/27/1916
Size: 33″H x 22″W
Medium: oil-on-Best
Type: illustration
Published: Marsh, George T. “The Valley of the Windigo.”
Scribner’s Magazine, June 1917: 733.
caption: The rifle flew to his shoulder. Once, twice, three times the silence was shattered.-Page 734.

Marsh, George T. Toilers of the Trails. Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Company, 1921: 175.
caption: The rifle flew to his shoulder. Once, twice, three times the silence was shattered.

Inscription: ul: F.E. Schoonover / ’16
Annotations:
Exhibitions:
Comments: TP 12/06/07 (Bushkill);slide; index;
new stretchers; restretched and relined
Commentary:
Provenance: Given by artist to Charles Peters, Bushkill, Pennsylvania; inherited by Sonny and Jane Peters Albrecht, Bushkill, Pennsylvania
[1994]; descended in family to private collection

Current Owner:
2016-11-14T10:37:37+00:00

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