Strawberry Bill in Lamp Light
FES Title: Heading for Strawberry Bill Boy in lamp light.
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Date: 01/1931
Size: 20″H x 32″W
Medium: oil-cotton-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Erskine, Laurie York. “Strawberry Bill,” The American Boy–Youth’s Companion, April 1931: 11.
caption: “You bet I’m going to stay here,” declared the boy. “I’m going to stay here and you’re going to let me be.”
Inscription: lr: S
Comments: rework of 1802; index; edit
Commentary: Schoonover started to illustrate this story twice. The first illustrations, #1802 and #1803, were never published. It is possible that this is a reworking of #1802. Schoonover used his son Pat as a model for this work.
Provenance: Not known