Trappers on the Lake
FES Title: The voyageur was the son of Canada’s lakes & rivers – over his paddle strokes sped on the huge fur brigade –
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Date: 09/08/1932
Size: 20″H x 44″W
Medium: oil-on-Linen-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Skinner, Constance Lindsay. “My Canoe is All My Good.” Junior Red Cross Journal, April 1933: 176-77.
caption: His light canoe, frail as a petal, was able to carry several tons of freight

Schoonover, Frank E. The Edge of the Wilderness, edited by Cortlandt Schoonover. Toronto: Methuen, 1974: 156.
caption: Trappers on Lake

Inscription: lr: Frank E. Schoonover / ’32
Annotations: en verso: 1927
Comments: TP 11/18/04; form 11/18/04; index; edit
This painting has been restretched and relined.
Commentary: It was designed and published as a double spread. There is a small sketch of the composition in the day books.
Provenance: Harry Craig (May 24, 1937); private collection