Sometimes a Fine Camping Spot Was Found Early in the Afternoon
FES Title: Sometimes a fine camping place was found early in the afternoon Page 49
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Date: 07/10/1936
Size: 30″H x 21″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Grey, Katherine. Rolling Wheels. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1937: frontispiece.
caption: Sometimes a fine camping spot was found early in the afternoon. Frontispiece See page 43.
Inscription: lr: Frank E. Schoonover / 1936
Comments: TP 5/6/04; Form 5/6/04; index; relined
Commentary: The current owner recounts that her father worked for the J. Montgomery Insurance Company in Wilmington during the 1930’s and 1940’s. When Schoonover had a fire, he worked with the owner’s father for insurance purposes and was pleased with the settlement. As a thank you, Schoonover gave this painting to the insurance agent for his daughter in December 1941.
Provenance: Private collection
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