|The Great Chief Dark Horse
|FES Title:||Cover design to open Schultz serial.|
|Alternate Titles:||Chief Dark Horse; Indian on Horse
|Size:||36″H x 34″W|
|Published:|| The American Boy–Youth’s Companion, April 1939: cover.
Schoonover, Cortlandt. Frank Schoonover, Illustrator of the North American Frontier. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1976: 73.
Southwest Art, March 1999: 128.
|Inscription:||lr: Frank E. Schoonover / ’36|
|Exhibitions:|| 1961 Warehouse
|Comments:|| Magazine cover too large to scan, so part of image is cutoff on the sides and bottom.
|Commentary:||This painting was submitted for a Country Gentleman article in 1936, but not used. It was submitted to American Boy Magazine in January of 1938 and used as the cover.|
|Provenance:|| Hamilton D. Ware, Warehouse Gallery, Arden, Delaware (May 1961); Santa Fe Art Auction, Santa Fe, New Mexico (November 14, 1998); American Collectors Art Auction, Scottsdale, Arizona (October 24, 1985); not known