|On Leaped the Canoe
|FES Title:||On Leaped the Canoe like a Runaway Horse|
|Alternate Titles:||On Lept the Canoe
|Size:||24″H x 48″W|
|Published:|| Marsh, George T. “Valley of Voices.” Red Book Magazine, August 1924: 66-67.
caption: “Down,” cried David. A rifle exploded on shore; a bullet splintered the gunwale. The canoe nosed into the rapid.
Schoonover, Frank E. The Edge of the Wilderness, edited by Cortlandt Schoonover. Toronto: Methuen, 1974: 148.
Schoonover, Cortlandt. Frank Schoonover, Illustrator of the North American Frontier. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1976: 58-59.
Adventures in Art The Brandywine Artists: Masters of Storytelling through Illustration. Pensacola, FL: Pensacola Museum of Art, 2001: 19.
|Inscription:||lr: Frank E. Schoonover / ’24|
|Exhibitions:|| 2001 Pensacola (catalog)
|Comments:||TP 2/28/02; form 1/23/03; NT 4×5; index|
|Commentary:|| This painting was originally 32×48, and was trimmed to 24×48 and resigned by the artist. (day books) It was made into a print in the 1970’s.
|Provenance:||Sold by artist to Charles Huber, Wilmington, Delaware; Bartfield’s, New York; John Remer; The Cronley Collection, Pensacola, Florida; Schoonover Studios, Ltd., Wilmington, Delaware ; private collection |