Old Aztec Chief
FES Title: Old Aztec Chief
Alternate Titles: Montezuma
Date: 03/17/1917
Size: 6.25″H x 11″W
Medium: penandink-paper
Type: illustration
Published: Watson, Virginia. With Cortes the Conqueror. Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Company, 1917: 151, 261, 300.
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______. New York: The Hampton Publishing Company, 1917: 151, 261, 300.
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Inscription: lr: F.E.S.
Annotations: en verso – stamped: F. E. Schoonover / 1616 Rodney Street / Wilmington DEL.
en verso: 48 19 / 14729 / Chapters 12 – 20 – 28
Exhibitions: 1931 FES
Comments: chapter heading
digital 11/18/07 form 8/27/07; index; edit
Commentary: In the lower left corner of the paper beneath the chapter heading, the artist drew a graphite sketch of the chief. In the lower right corner is a graphite sketch of a pirate and a ship.
Provenance: Illustration House, New York; Collection of Chuck and Shirley Hillman
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