|Gulliver ‘s Travels – Big Head and Little Figure
|FES Title:||Big head & little fig.|
|Alternate Titles:||Gulliver’s Travels, Kidnapped, Arabian Nights (1924, 1925); Gulliver-Treasure Island
|Size:||14.75″H x 7.5″W|
|Published:|| Swift, Jonathan. Gulliver’s Travels, illustrated with Louis Rhead. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1921: dust jacket.
______. New York: Blue Ribbon Books, c. 1921: spine.
|Inscription:||lr: Frank E. Schoonover|
|Exhibitions:||1925 WSFA Spring; 1925 Washington; 1930 WSFA Apt; 1931 FES|
|Comments:||spot for spine; TP 10/24/02; form 10/25/02; index; edit 11/06|
|Commentary:||Schoonover painted the original images for three spine decorations, #’s 1131 – 33, on a single board. They were exhibited as one piece. Subsequently, #1132 was cut off the board and the other two were kept as one piece and sold. For further commentary, see #1111.|
|Provenance:||Sold by the artist to private collection|