(1270) Northwest Mounted

Northwest Mounted
FES Title: “North West Mounted”
Alternate Titles: Northwest Mounted Police – 1968; Mountie – 1969; Northwest Mountie (1979, 2001); Northwestern Mounted – (1980
Date: 10/31/1923
Size: 40″H x 30″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Popular Magazine, February 1924: cover.
no caption

Dorrance, Ethel Smith, and James French Dorrance. Back of Beyond. New York: Chelsea House Publishers, 1925: dust jacket.
no caption

Schoonover, Frank E. The Edge of the Wilderness, edited by Cortlandt Schoonover. Toronto: Methuen, 1974: 145.
caption: The Northwest Mountie

Pyle, Howard, N. C. Wyeth, John Edward Dell, and Walt Reed. Visions of Adventure: N.C. Wyeth and the Brandywine Artists. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 2000: 97.
caption: “Northwest Mountie”

Adventures in Art The Brandywine Artists: Masters of Storytelling through Illustration. Pensacola, FL: Pensacola Museum of Art, 2001: 15.
caption: Northwest Mountie

Inscription: lr: Schoonover / ’23
Exhibitions: 1968 Clubhouse; 1969 FES; 1979 Montrose; 1980 Lancaster; 2001 Pensacola (catalog)
Comments: TP 2/28/02; NT 4×5
[2]; index;
This painting was mounted on masonite.
Provenance: Artist to Vincent Blackwell, Wilmington, Delaware (January 10, 1944); Warren A. Beh, Jr., Wilmington, Delaware (circa 1968); Charles Kirkwood, Bushkill, Pennsylvania; Jack Dell; Montrose Galleries, Bethesda, Maryland [1979]; Christie’s New York (December 11, 1981); Sommerville-Manning Gallery, Wilmington, Delaware (May 1992); The Cronley Collection, Pensacola, Florida; private collection (June 2007)

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