Barto, His Rifle Across His Knees, Sat Beside the Stove
FES Title: Barto, his rifle across his knees, sat beside the stove.
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Date: 12/28/1925
Size: 25″H x 36″W
Medium: oil-cotton-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Erskine, Laurie York. “The Man Who Fought for Gold.” The American Boy, March 1926: 6.
caption: Barto, the rifle across his knee, took the first watch that night, Lyfe obediently retiring into his sleeping bag.
Inscription: ll: F.E.S. / ’25
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Commentary: This painting was cut down and right side is listed as #1428cd. It is not known whether the left side still exists.
Provenance: See #1428cd