|Alternate Titles:||The Brawn of These Lads Made the Pike a Match for a Pirate’s Cutlass 1979|
|Size:||28″H x 37″W|
|Published:||Paine, Ralph D. “Blackbeard the Buccaneer.” The American Boy, April 1922: 7.|
caption: The swiftest of the sailors laid hands on the pikes and whirled to cover their shipmates until all hands could be armed.
Paine, Ralph D. Blackbeard Buccaneer. Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Company, 1922: 82.
Brandywine River Museum. Frank E. Schoonover, Illustrator. Chadds Ford, PA: Brandywine River Museum, 1979: 37, 44.
|Inscription:||ll: F.E. Schoonover / ’22|
|Exhibitions:||1979 FES (catalog)|
|Comments:||index; edit 11/06; image from Randall House Catalogue 1992|
|Commentary:||This work was painted on old canvas #560. (day books)|
|Provenance:||Sold by the artist to Dr. William A. Morton, Jr., West Chester, Pennsylvania; Randall House, New York 1992; not known; Heritage Auctions, Lot 78127 (November 13, 2012)|