Anatomical Drawing – Face
FES Title:
Alternate Titles: Anatomical Sketch Face
[1998] [change date to: circa 1902-1903]
Date: 1903
Size: 18.5″H x 13″W
Medium: penandink-paper
Type: student picture
Inscription: lr: F.E.S.
Annotations: en verso on label on studio stationary:
These 8 anatomical drawings were / made by F.E. Schoonover while a / member of the Howard Pyle class (1902-1903) / 1305 Franklin Street. // They are copies of the originals / made by H.P. for use in his lectures / Friday afternoons or evenings, given / at the Franklin street address to / all the students. I believe the / whole idea was entirely original with / Mr. Pyle. // At various times some of those who / attended these lectures come to / the Rodney Street studio and upon question / tell me that the units of measurement / as shown in the drawings form the major / part of their figure drawings as re- / lated to the head, hands and feet. // The lectures were held at Franklin Street / during the fall and winter of 1902–03
Exhibitions: 1998 Biggs
Comments: TP 10/24/02; form 10/13/04; index;edit
sp112>sp89; size is view
Commentary: For each of the set of anatomical drawings (#sw92 – #sw98), the size given is the view.
Provenance: Dr. and Mrs. Keith Hamilton, Dover, Delaware; Sewell C. Biggs Museum of Art, Dover, Delaware. Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Keith Hamilton [2007]