(1231) Stephen’s One Desire

Stephen’s One Desire
FES Title:
[no title entered in day books]
Alternate Titles: Stephen’s One Desire Was That the Dense Fog Might Turn to Rain So That He Could Whet His Salty Lips and Ease His Aching Throat [1979]
Date: 05/24/1923
Size: 30″H x 36″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Paine, Ralph D. “Privateers of ’76.” The American Boy, October 1923: 18.
caption: Stephen’s one desire was that the dense fog might turn to rain so that he could wet his salty lips and ease his aching throat.

Brandywine River Museum. Frank E. Schoonover, Illustrator. Chadds Ford, PA: Brandywine River Museum, 1979: 53, 55. [not pictured]

Inscription: ll: F.E. Schoonover / ’23
Exhibitions: 1979 FES (catalog)
Comments: index; edit
Provenance: Sordoni Collection of American Illustration

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