(2446) Old House (Place’s) on Mount Nebo Road, Bushkill

Old House (Place’s) on Mount Nebo Road, Bushkill
FES Title: Old House (Place’s) on Mount Nebo Road
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Date: 09/1949
Size: 22″H x 24″W
Medium: oil-Belgian-Linen
Type: landscape
Published: “Sketch Book…featuring the work of outstanding Delaware artists.” Dateline Delaware, September-October, 1960: 28.
caption: “Pike County Home”, about five miles from Bushkill, Pa.
Inscription: lr: Frank E. Schoonover / B-1949
Annotations: en verso: Place’s Farm 2446 Bushkill SEP 1949
en verso on label: – canvas -mounted 22×24 “Home on Mt Nebo Road – Pike Co. Pa.” / “Three generations have lived here” / Painted in the Fall of 1949 / no. 2446
Comments: TP 8/7/02; Form 8/7/02; index; on masonite
Edward S. Rutkowski handmade the frame for it.
Commentary: The Place House was located on Mt. Nebo Road, about 5 miles from the Schoonover’s summer home in Bushkill, Pike County, Pennsylvania. (archives)
Provenance: Sold by the artist to Gus Sclavos (September 1957); private collection
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