|George Smith House
|FES Title:||Geo. Smith House am. from wood pile and John House|
|Alternate Titles:||The Old Smith House-Sugar Mountain (1940)|
|Size:||24″H x 30″W|
|Inscription:||lr: Frank E. Schoonover / 1940|
|Exhibitions:|| 1940 WSFA Fall
|Comments:|| This painting is 5 inches less in width than is recorded in the day book.
TP 6/19/03; form 6/19/03; index
|Commentary:|| Looking from across the road, this view shows the front and right side of the farm house on the George Smith property. While painting, Schoonover’s wife, Martha, and a friend came up to see him work. He notes their being there and declares it a ‘Great Day.’ (day books)
For further commentary, see #2150.
|Provenance:||Sold to J.F. Anderson (December 19, 1944); Collection of the Anderson Family (February 17, 1987)|