(1030) Lafayette Orders Captain of La Victoire To Change His Course

Lafayette Orders Captain of La Victoire To Change His Course
FES Title: Lafayette orders captain of La Victoire to change his course
Alternate Titles: Lafayette
[1965]; The Skipper & Lafayette [1967]; The Skipper Met Lafayette’s Glance [1969]; The Skipper Met Lafayette’s Glare With Determination [1979]
Date: 06/29/1921
Size: 36″H x 30″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Madison, Lucy Foster. Lafayette. Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Company, 1921: 133.
caption: The Skipper met Lafayette’s glance with determination

Schoonover, Cortlandt. Frank Schoonover, Illustrator of the North American Frontier. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1976: 164.
caption: The Skipper Met Lafayette’s Glance with Determination

Brandywine River Museum. Frank E. Schoonover, Illustrator. Chadds Ford, PA: Brandywine River Museum, 1979: 53. [not pictured]

Inscription: lr: F.E. Schoonover / ’21
Annotations: en verso on label: original illustration from “Lafayette” by Lucy Foster Madison, “The Skipper met Lafayette’s glance with determination.”
en verso on stretcher: 1921-1030
Exhibitions: 1965 Gift Horse; 1967 Gift Horse; 1969 FES; 1979 FES (catalog)
Comments: index; edit 11/06
Provenance: Sold by artist to private collection

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