(1753) The Pepper Pirates Attack

The Pepper Pirates Attack
FES Title: Frontispiece and Title page combined
Alternate Titles: Lining pages in color for “The Pepper Pirates” (1934, 1936); The Pepper Pirates
Date: 01/31/1930
Size: 40.5″H x 30″W
Medium: oil-on-English-Linen-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Holland, Rupert Sargent. Yankee Ships in Pirate Waters. Philadelphia: Macrae-Smith-Company, 1929: left title page.
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___________. Garden City, NY: Garden City Publishing Co., 1931: left title page.
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Inscription: lmr: F.E. Schoonover
Annotations: en verso: 1753
en verso on label on stretcher: Gift of Samuel B. Bird
en verso on label on stretcher: This double spread made [for] / Pepper Pirates” must not be / [sold] for less than [ ]
Exhibitions: 1934 Wesleyan; 1936 William Penn; 2003 Farnsworth
Comments: digital image and permission 2001; index; LSS in person 8/03; #62.2579; edit
Commentary: This is the left half of a double spread. See #1754 for the right half.
Provenance: Sold by the artist to Samuel B. Bird [1955]; Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. Gift of Samuel B. Bird [1962]


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