(2176) They Charged Again and Again

They Charged Again and Again
FES Title: Wheeling their horses about, they charged again & again swinging & striking-
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Date: 05/28/1937
Size: 30″H x 40″W
Medium: oil_single-prime-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Schultz, James Willard. “Stained Gold.” The American Boy–Youth’s Companion, August 1937: 5.
caption: Again and again the war clubs struck. Then as Three Bulls took a terrific blow on his shield, he shouted: ‘Dogface, now will I finish you!’

Schultz, James Willard. Stained Gold. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 193: facing 78.
caption: Their sixth charge was closer, Three Bulls getting a blow that might have ended him had he not parried it with his shield.

Pitz, Henry C. “Frank E. Schoonover: An Exemplar of the Pyle Tradition.” American Artist, November 1964: 67.
caption: Powerful action often characterized Schoonover’s illustration; this one, in oil, for American Boy.

Schoonover, Cortlandt. Frank E. Schoonover, Illustrator of the North American Frontier. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1976: 72.
caption: The Sixth Charge Was Closer

Inscription: lr: F.E.S. / ’37
Comments: index; edit
Commentary: This work was overpainted with #2442, a landscape.
Provenance: See #2442.
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