(1717) “Ho, It Bends Well”

“Ho, It Bends Well”
FES Title: “Ho, it bends well – said Kewakcum, as he bent and tested the stick-
Alternate Titles: Making an Indian Bow
[1931]; The Indian Boy, Kewakcum, shows the white Captive how to make a bow. (1934, 1936)
Date: 05/14/1929
Size: 30″H x 21″W
Medium: oil-on-Linen-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Smith, Mary P. Wells. The Boy Captive of Old Deerfield. Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1929: 194, dust jacket.
caption: ‘Ho, it bends well,’ said Kewakcum, as he bent and tested the stick

Schoonover, Cortlandt. Frank Schoonover, Illustrator of the North American Frontier. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1976: 78.
caption: “Ho, it bends Well,” said Kewakiam

Inscription: lr: F.E. Schoonover / ’29
Exhibitions: 1931 FES; 1934 Wesleyan; 1936 William Penn
Comments: index; edit
Provenance: Sold by artist to Irving L. Warner; not known


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