Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Historic Paddle Illustration: All Afloat from Verner

The 1920 publication by William C.H. Wood,  All afloat : a chronicle of craft and waterways features some canoe art on the inside title page. A replica of a painting by Frederick Verner showcases a romanticized view of a canoe brigade in foggy waters. The stern paddler uses a paddle with a distinct chevron motif...

Paddle Closeup

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