|Poconos, or Canadian Vista
|Alternate Titles:||The Poconos
|Size:||36.5″H x 23.75″W|
|Medium:||oil on canvas|
|Published:|| The Sewell C. Biggs Collection of American Art: A Catalogue. Dover, DE: Biggs Museum of American Art, 2002: 405.
caption: The Poconos
Brandywine River Museum. Frank E. Schoonover, Illustrator. Chadds Ford, PA: Brandywine River Museum, 1979: 51. (catalog)
|Inscription:||lr: Frank E. Schoonover / 1920 / -20|
|Exhibitions:||1979 FES (catalog); 1983 DAM|
|Comments:|| TP image from Biggs Museum; index; edit
black/white neg. in files
The major clue in determining that this was an alteration of another painting was in the inscription that had a second date: a ’20-‘ to the right of the ‘1920’ located under ‘Frank E. Schoonover.’ The man, the animal and some flora have been overpainted to produce a landscape.
|Provenance:||Sewell C. Biggs, Middletown, Delaware; Sewell C. Biggs Museum of American Art, Dover, Delaware|