Christmas Card – Puritan Man and Woman Leaving Church
FES Title:
Alternate Titles: Untitled (Colonial Christmas)
Date: 1949
Size: 13″H x 10.325″W
Medium: pen and ink on paper
Type: Christmas Card
Published: Gilmore, Janice Haynes. Greetings from Delaware and Other Artist Communities The Jann Haynes Gilmore and B. Joyce Puckett Collection of Artist Greeting Cards. Dover, DE: Biggs Museum of American Art, 2007: 20.
caption: Frank Earle Schoonover (1877-1972) / Untitled (Colonial Christmas), 1949 / Card, commercially printed / Card size: 7 1/8″ x 5 1/8″ / Gilmore/Puckett Collection
Inscription: ll: Frank E. Schoonover
lr: F.E.S. / ’49
Annotations: en verso: stamp: Frank E. Schoonover / 1616 Rodney Street / Wilmington, 35 Delaware
en verso: Mary Leigh Pell
Exhibitions: 2007 Biggs (catalog)
Comments: Digital 2/25/04; index
Commentary: The composition for this Chistmas card is based on #1709, an illustration for A Boy Captive of Old Deerfield.
Provenance: Private collection