Pirate With Skull and Crossbones
FES Title: Head Pirate – with skull and cross bones
Alternate Titles: Heading for Blackbeard the Pirate
[1983]; The Pirate [2003]
Date: 01/1922
Size: 11″H x 9.75″W
Medium: char-cray-Winsor-Newton
Type: illustration
Published: Paine, Ralph D. “Blackbeard the Buccaneer.” The American Boy, April 1922: 6.
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Paine, Ralph D. Blackbeard Buccaneer. Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Company, 1928: title page.
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Schoonover, Cortlandt. Frank Schoonover, Illustrator of the North American Frontier. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1976: 143.
caption: Blackbeard Means Business

Peltier, Melissa Jo, Jim Milo, Patrick Tull, and MPH Entertainment. Blackbeard’s Reign of Terror. Sea Tales. New York: A & E Home Video, 1997.

The Sewell C. Biggs Collection of American Art: A Catalogue. Dover, DE: Biggs Museum of American Art, 2002: 408.
caption: Pirate with Skull and Crossbones

Inscription: lr: Frank E. Schoonover
Exhibitions: 1983 DAM; 2003 Farnsworth
Comments: 4×5 image from Biggs Museum; NT 4×5; index; edit 11/06
Provenance: Sewell C. Biggs, Middletown, Delaware; Sewell C. Biggs Museum of American Art, Dover, Delaware