(1105) Suddenly Blackbeard Whipped Two Pistols from His Sash

Suddenly Blackbeard Whipped Two Pistols from His Sash
FES Title:
[no title entered in day books]
Alternate Titles:
Date: 02/14/1922
Size: 28″H x 33″W
Medium: oil-on-can-fullBR
Type: illustration
Published: Paine, Ralph D. “Blackbeard the Buccaneer,” The American Boy, May 1922: 6.
caption: Suddenly Blackbeard whipped two pistols from his sash and fired them under the table.

Paine, Ralph D. Blackbeard Buccaneer. Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Company, 1922: 120.
caption: The first mate leaped up with a horrible yell.

Lewis, J. Patrick. Blackbeard, the Pirate King: Several Yarns Detailing the Legends, Myths, and Real-Life Adventures of History’s Most Notorious Seaman. Washington, DC: National Geographic, 2006: 13-14.
caption: Blackbeard shoots Israel hands

Inscription: lr: F.E.S. / ’22
Annotations: en verso on upper stretcher: | Feb. 1922. | -1105- |
Comments: index; edit 11/06; digital from Christies
Provenance: Collection of Michael NeVille [2008]

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