(0913) Lead Sled Dog Pulling the Body on the Tobaggon

Lead Sled Dog Pulling the Body on the Tobaggon
FES Title: Double Spread – Each -30×36
Alternate Titles:
Date: 04/14/1919
Size: 29.5″H x 35.5″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: created for, but not published in:
Parsons, Lewis. “A Wonderful Dog With a Dual Nature.” American Magazine, October 1919.

left side published in:
Schoonover, Frank E. The Edge of the Wilderness, edited by Cortlandt Schoonover. Toronto: Methuen, 1974: 159.
caption: Toboggan With Body

right side published in:
Schoonover, Cortlandt. Frank Schoonover, Illustrator of the North American Frontier. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1976: 118.
caption: Lead Sled Dog

Inscription: lr: Frank E. Schoonover / ’19
Annotations: en verso on publisher’s label: American Magazine / Number 2298 / Issue: Unscheduled / Description: Ill. by Frank E. Schoonover for / “The Call”
Comments: Glenbow #65.1.1 and #65.1.2; not available 8/03; Form 8/21/03; image from Glenbow 7/07; index; edit
Commentary: The two canvases comprising #913 were created as a double spread illustration. They have been framed as a diptych by Glenbow Museum.
Provenance: Kennedy Galleries, New York; The Devonian Foundation, Calgary, Alberta, Canada (January 4, 1965); Collection of Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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