With a Maniac Cry
FES Title:
[pages missing from day books – assigned number]
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Date: 08/1935
Size: 34″H x 22″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Erskine, Laurie York. “The Horse with the Golden Mane.” The American Boy–Youth’s Companion, November 1935: 14.
caption: With a maniac cry Broadknife lashed with a quirt at the hand that held his bridle. The white hot pain shot up Sandy’s arm.
Inscription: lr: F.E.S. ’35
Comments: index;
Commentary: “Incidently, I think the illustrations you did for ‘The Horse With the Golden Mane’ are about the finest we have received from you in recent months. They make a very striking layout.” This was included in a letter to Schoonover from the Art Editor of The American Boy on August 29, 1935. (archives, correspondence)
Provenance: Gene Mako Gallery, Los Angeles