Treasure Island

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FES Title: Treasure Island
Alternate Titles: Long John Silver
Date: 12/01/1920
Size: 36″H x 25″W
Medium: oil-on-Smooth-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Stevenson, Robert Louis. Treasure Island, illustrated with Louis Rhead. New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1921: dust jacket, cover, frontispiece.
no caption______. New York: Blue Ribbon Books, c. 1921: cover, frontispiece.
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______. New York: Books, Inc., c. 1921: frontispiece.
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Schoonover, Cortlandt. Frank Schoonover, Illustrator of the North American Frontier. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1976: 36.
caption: Treasure Island

Inscription: lr: F.E. Schoonover / 1920
Annotations: en verso – laminated paper fragment attached to stretcher: ORIGINAL ILLUSTRATION / BY F.E.SCHOONOVER / FOR TREASURE ISLAND / RHEAD ILLUSTRATED JUVENILES PUBLISHED BY HARPER & BROTHERS / NEW YORK CITY
Exhibitions:
Comments: relined; 4×5 transparency from Debra Force Gallery 9/06; slide 12/9/94 from jrs; TP 10-19-06 index; edit
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Commentary:
Provenance: Sold by artist to Harper’s Magazine (June 9, 1923); private collection; Debra Force Galleries, New York (September 2006); private collection
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