|Xanadu Book Plate
|FES Title:||Making Book-plate – as gift for Irenee du Pont Xanadu- Cuba Motif|
|Size:||8.5″H x 6.5″W|
|Published:|| Pitz, Henry C. “Frank E. Schoonover: An Exemplar of the Pyle Tradition.” American Artist, November 1964: 68.
caption: A bookplate in line, recalling the decorative manner of Pyle.
|Commentary:||Before drawing this book plate, Schoonover had painted two large pictures for the duPont’s vacation home, Xanadu, as well as a watercolor view of the house and grounds. See #1886, #2000, and #2001.|