(0798) Olaf Applied to It His Great Strength

Olaf Applied to It His Great Strength
FES Title:
[no title entered in day book]
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Date: 04/27/1917
Size: 28″H x 36″W
Medium: oilColumbiacanvas
Type: illustration
Published: Hopper, James. “The Rice.” Collier’s Weekly, 30 June 1917: 17.
caption: Olaf applied to it his great strength, but soon desisted. He could not budge it
Inscription: ll: F.E. Schoonover / ’17
Comments: DAM scan 1/13/06; index edit
Commentary: This image was overpainted with #864. (day books)
Provenance: See #864
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