(sw003) Fishing Through the Ice

Fishing Through the Ice
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Date: 1896
Size: 15″H x 20″W
Medium: charcoal-on-paper
Type: student picture
Published: Drexel University Museum. Frank E. Schoonover at Drexel: Illustration and the Academic Tradition 1892-1903. Philadelphia: Drexel University, 1986: 35.
caption: 26. Fishing Through the Ice

Popkin, Susan A. and Roger B. Allen. Gone Fishing! A History of Fishing in River, Bay and Sea. Philadelphia: Philadelphia Maritime Museum, 1987: 68.
caption: “Fishing Through the Ice,” Frank E. Schoonover (1877-1972), charcoal on paper, Wilmington, Delaware, circa 1896-1898. Schoonover Studios Ltd.

Inscription: lr: 1896 / Frank E. Schoonover
Exhibitions: 1898 Drexel Spring; 1986 FES Drexel (catalog); 1987 Gone Fishing! (catalog)
Comments: TP 10.18.07 digital; index; edit
Commentary: The penciled-in date above the signature may have been written in a different hand and added later.
Provenance: Private collection

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