(2124) Linda Came Silently From the Hall

Linda Came Silently From the Hall
FES Title: Linda came silently from the hall. She raised her fingers to her lips, and her eyes danced- “Hist, comrades!” she said “There’s mischief afoot”
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Date: 03/27/1936
Size: 36″H x 33″W
Medium: oil-on-Best
Type: illustration
Published: Case, Robert Ormond. “Mighty Horizon.” Country Gentleman, June 1936: 9.
caption: Linda raised her fingers to her lips, and her eyes danced. ‘Hist, comrades!’ said she. ‘There’s mischief afoot.’
Inscription: lr: Frank E. Schoonover ’36
Presented to the / Florence Crittenton Home / by the artist / Nov 38
Annotations: en verso: Mighty Horizon / 2124 / F.E. Schoonover
en verso on label on stretcher: Illustration for no.2124 March 1936 / Mighty Horizon / 1st installment / Galley 4 / Linda came in silently from the / hall — she raised her / fingers to her lips and her eyes
Comments: Trany Project 9/25/03 & 11/18/04; Form 9/25/03; index
painting damaged and torn 9/25/03
conserved in 2004 and re-photographed on 11/18/04
Provenance: Given by the artist to Florence Crittenton Home; private collection on long term loan to the Sewell C. Biggs Museum of American Art, Dover, Delaware
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