(2138) Crossing Desert in Moonlight

Crossing Desert in Moonlight
FES Title: Crossing Desert in Moonlight. The moon was like a ball of fire off there in the east
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Date: 08/06/1936
Size: 30″H x 21″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Grey, Katherine. Rolling Wheels. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1937: facing 188.
caption: A vast desert plain of snowy whiteness … alkali-crusted ….Page 188.
Inscription: lr: Frank E. Schoonover / ’36
Comments: index; TP 9-9-04
As per day book: “Sold to Marion Ward of Wilmington Trust – Oct. 30, 1958”
Provenance: Sold by artist to Marion Ward, Wilmington, Delaware (Oct. 30, 1958); private collection
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