In the Silence That Followed, They Were Startled by Hearing the Sound of a Man’s Low Sob
FES Title: In the silence that followed they were startled by hearing the sound of a man’s low sob.
Alternate Titles: The Eavesdropper; A Shift of Fate
Date: 04/26/1920
Size: 25″H x 30″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: McGibney, Donald H. “Shift of Fate.” The Ladies Home Journal, August 1920: 23.
caption: In the Silence That Followed They Were Startled by Hearing the Sound of a Man’s Low Sobs. They Came From the Doorway Where a Figure in a White Burnoose Crouched.
Inscription: ll: Frank E. Schoonover / ’20
Exhibitions: 1979 Montrose
Comments: TP 9/18/02; form 9/18/02; index; edit
Provenance: George Turak, Newark, Delaware (as of July 1978); Montrose Galleries, Bethesda, Maryland [1979]; Nancy Risen, Glendale, California (as of February 1980); Weschler’s, Washington, District of Columbia (Spring 1986); Christie’s, New York (January 21, 1987, November 15, 1993) Schoonover Studios, Ltd., Wilmington, Delaware; private collection [1996]
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