The Moon Was Mounting
FES Title: The moon was mounting among the cloudy hills of the sky
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Date: 02/13/1927
Size: 38″H x 26″W
Medium: oil-cotton-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Skinner, Constance Lindsay. “Roselle of the North.” The American Girl, April 1927: 29.
caption: The moon was mounting the cloudy hills of the sky now–sometimes sailing brightly like a silver bird between black and white peaks. They bore down on the island slowly, beating the drum, which sounded like a war drum, and chanting snatches of the Sioux War Song.
Inscription: ll: F.E. Schoonover /’27
Comments: digital of magazine image: 7/06/06
Commentary: Painted over #1449; see #1536alt for altered version. The date of alteration is unknown.
Provenance: See #1536alt