(1138) Bold Robin Hood – Spots for Books

Bold Robin Hood – Spots for Books
FES Title: Vignettes – spots for books Robin Hood – R.H.
Alternate Titles: Robin Hood, Tom Brown, Robinson Crusoe
[1925]; Robinson Crusoe, Robin Hood, Tom Brown (1925, 1930); Book Backs.-Robin Hood-Tom Brown-Crusoe [1931]
Date: 06/06/1922
Size: 11.5″H x 5.5″W
Medium: oil on board
Type: illustration
Published: Rhead, Louis. Bold Robin Hood and his Outlaw Band: Their Famous Exploits in Sherwood Forest. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1921: dust jacket.
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______. New York: Blue Ribbon Books, c. 1921: spine.
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Inscription: ll: S
Exhibitions: 1925 WSFA Spring; 1930 WSFA Apt; 1931 FES
Comments: TP 5/22/02; form 5/22/02;index: edit
Commentary: This image was used for a spine decoration which Schoonover painted on the same board with #1139 and #1140. There is only one inscription for the group of spots. The board size is 16″ x 24″ with the size of the spot given above. For further commentary, see #1111.
Provenance: Sold by the artist to Frank W. Diver, Wilmington, Delaware; descended in family to private collection

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