(2002) Youth on Mountainside

Youth on Mountainside
FES Title: single fig. youth on mountain side
Alternate Titles:
Date: 12/1933
Size: 11″H x 9.5″W
Medium: penandink-paper
Type: illustration
Published: Collier, Virginia M., and Jeanette Eaton. Roland the Warrior. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1934: 11.
caption: One day he would serve Charlemagne as a knight

Elzea, Rowland, and Iris Snyder. The American Illustration Collection of the Delaware Art Museum. Wilmington: Delaware Art Museum, 1991: 144

[not pictured]
Inscription: lr: .S.
Annotations: en verso on label: Chap 1 Page 9 of mss / Yet all his hopes and dreams / were flooded with the glory of Charlemagne / I do not think this drawing / requires a caption – It has / the spirit of the outdoors life of / Roland as a growing youth / and I would use it without / a line of explanation / FES
en verso stamped: Frank E. Schoonover
en verso: 2002
Comments: size is view; card 13.5″x11″
TP 4/14/03; form 4/14/03; index; edit
Provenance: Artist; inherited by Cortlandt Schoonover, Middletown, Delaware; inherited by Naomi Wright Schoonover, West Chester, Pennsylvania [1976]; Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, Delaware. F.V. du Pont Accessions Fund [1982]


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