Puncher on Rearing Horse
FES Title: Puncher on Rearing Horse – vignette
Alternate Titles:
Date: 12/26/1926
Size: 38″H x 29″W
Medium: oil-cotton-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Grey, Zane. “Open Range.” Country Gentleman, March 1927:3.
caption: The Cimarron, the Platte, the Arkansas Ranges came to know the tracks of his horses.
Inscription: lr as published: F.E. Schoonover ’26
lr changed after publication: Frank E. Schoonover
Annotations: en verso on label on stretcher: This painting was originally made for a Zane Gray
[sic] serial that was published in the Country Gentleman. The picture was used both to advertise (by use of poster) the story as as an opening illustration in the publication.
en verso on stretcher: 1443
Comments: index; 4×5 received from owner 1/02; edit
Commentary: The label en verso indicates that this image was used on a poster, though research has not verified that fact. The number “1443” on the stretcher probably means that the stretcher was originally used for painting #1443.
Provenance: Sold by artist to private collection; descended in family to private collection