(1357) By Sunset About Five Hundred Had Come to Drink

By Sunset About Five Hundred Had Come to Drink
FES Title: By sunset about 500 had come to drink
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Date: 02/11/1925
Size: 30″H x 40″W
Medium: oil-Russian-Linen
Type: illustration
Published: Grey, Zane. “The Deer Stalker.” Country Gentleman, 4 April 1925: 15.
caption: Eburne and the hunter spent the afternoon spying upon the deer. By sunset about six hundred had come to drink.
Inscription: lr: Frank E. Schoonover
Comments: index; edit
Commentary: This painting was cut down and altered by the artist. Schoonover cut down and cropped the left side to create #1357cdl. On the right side, he painted out the figure of the hunter behind the rock. He wrote that the “Companion painting
[to #1357cdl] is known as “Deer in the Mist.” (day books)
Provenance: See #1357cdr and #1357cdl

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