Delaware River at Upper Landing
FES Title: Delaware River at Upper Landing
Alternate Titles: Wall Pack Bend
Date: 09/28/1947
Size: 24″H x 36″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: landscape
Inscription: lr: Frank E. Schoonover / B 1947
Annotations: en verso: Bushkill / Sep. 28 on / 1947 / 1310 Wall Pack Bend / Cold / Afternoons 2420 / windy / 1 deer / on shore
en verso on label on upper stretcher in Schoonover’s hand: Illustration for “The Witch Men of Bizy” No 1310 / July 1924 / Page 13 / “The recking place was full of voices – over through the smoke – he saw / Benot – but both against the wall with two of the outlaws clawing / toward them.

Exhibitions: 1978 Shawnee (title unverified); 1979 Montrose
Comments: TP 12-06-07; form 12-06-07; NT 4×5; index;
Commentary: Schoonover’s notes en verso give the weather conditions as well as ‘deer on shore,’ at the time this landscape was rendered. It was painted over #1310. For further commentary on this view of the Delaware River near Bushkill, see #2229L.
Provenance: Sold by artist to William Krewatch, New Castle, Delaware; Montrose Galleries, Bethesda, Maryland [1979]; Schoonover Studios, Ltd, Wilmington, Delaware; private collection (July 23, 1998)