(1113) Gurth and Wamba

Gurth and Wamba
FES Title: Gurth, the Son of Beowulph, and Wamba, Son of Witless
Alternate Titles: Gurth, the Son of Beowulph, and Wamba, son of Witless (1929, 1931)
Date: 03/24/1922
Size: 36″H x 30″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Scott, Sir Walter. Ivanhoe. New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1922: facing 8.
caption: Gurth, the Son of Beowulph, and Wamba, Son of Witless “Wamba, up and help me an thou beest a man.”
Inscription: ll: Frank E. Schoonover / ’22
Exhibitions: 1929 Ivanhoe; 1931 FES
Comments: TP 6/01; index; edit 11/06
Commentary: For commentary, see #1112.
Provenance: Saint Andrew’s School, Middletown, Delaware. Gift of Frank E. Schoonover and J. Thompson Brown (January 15, 1936)

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