Comrades in Arms
FES Title: American + Russian Soldiers Poster – ‘Comrades in Arms’
Alternate Titles: Brothers in Arms
Date: 07/09/1917
Size: 36″H x 27″W
Medium: oil_single-prime-canvas
Inscription: lr: F.E. Schoonover / ’17
Annotations: en verso on label on upper stretcher: Property of artist / This drawing is the property of / Frank E. Schoonover
en verso on typed label attached to back of painting: Drawing executed by / Artist: Frank E. Schoonover / Sent by – Society of Illustrators / to be returned to: FD Casey, Sec’y / Society of Illustrators / 416 West 13th St., / New York City.
Exhibitions: 1917 WSFA
Comments: NT 4×5 [2]; TP – Texas 6-02-06; form 6-04-06; index; edit
Commentary: This work was designed to be used on a poster. No copy of the poster has been found.
Provenance: Sold by artist to Gerald Schipper, Maryland; Schoonover Studios, Ltd., Wilmington, Delaware; Collection of Suzanne and Joel Sugg