|It Was A Grim Race
|FES Title:||It was a grim race, each for himself….. into the heart of a country which no one knew.|
|Alternate Titles:||Illustration and Jacket for “Oklahoma”
|Size:||30″H x 38″W|
|Published:|| Cooper, Courtney Riley. “Oklahoma.” Country Gentleman, April 1926: 27.
caption: Then with lurch of wagon and lunge of beast with shout and cry and the firing of guns the line moved forward, a maddened thing.
Cooper, Courtney Riley. Oklahoma. Boston: Little Brown and Co., 1926: dust jacket.
______. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1926: dust jacket.
Apgar, John F., Jr. Frank E. Schoonover, Painter-Illustrator: A Bibliography. Morristown, NJ: John F. Apgar, Jr., 1969: 10.
|Inscription:||lr: F.E.S. / ’26|
|Annotations:|| en verso on stretcher: 1430
en verso on label: Illustration for “Oklahoma” Part 2 1430 Jan 1926, “Then with lurch of wagon and lunge of beast with shout and cry and the firing of guns the line moved forward, a rushing maddened thing.
en verso on label: Illustration and jacket for “Oklahoma” published as serial by Country Gentleman and in book from [sic] by LIttle Brown & Co. Book by Courtney Ryley Cooper.
|Exhibitions:||1928 LA Public|
|Comments:||4×5 received from owner 1/02; index; edit|
|Provenance:||Sold by the artist to private collection; descended in family to private collection|