Charm of the Marsh
FES Title: Charm of the Marsh
Alternate Titles: The Charm of the Marshes (1943, 1944)
Date: 08/1943
Size: 28″H x 32″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: landscape
Inscription: lr: Frank E. Schoonover 1943
Annotations: en verso: 2321 / Bushkill 1943 / Charm of the Marsh / A turtle on the log / 2087
Exhibitions: 1943 WSFA; 1943 O’Tooles; 1944 Artists for Victory; 1944 De River Artists
Comments: TP 3/31/06; index; form 4-07; painted over #2087
Commentary: Information for this painting is found in two separate places in day book, first as the entry with the daybook number and second on a list of paintings Schoonover placed for sale in O’Tooles, a restaurant in Wilmington, Delaware, on December 15th, 1943.
It is thought that this landscape is painted over #2087 which is indicated by the number en verso.
Provenance: Sold by artist to Corinne Williams; Joseph Tripetti, Cincinnati, Ohio; Robert B. and Margaret T. Mayo Trust
[2006]; Nathan Hayward Collection [2012].