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    Description

    Dean Cornwell (American, 1892-1960)
    Robert E. Lee on Horseback
    Pastel and charcoal on paper
    10-7/8 x 13-1/8 inches (27.6 x 33.3 cm) (image)
    Artist's estate stamp verso

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF JEANNE CLOSUIT LONG, HOUSTON, TEXAS

    This illustration is reproduced in Dean Cornwell Dean of Illustrators by Patricia Janis Broder.
    Robert E. Lee on Horseback, study for calendar illustration Included in the book Dean Cornwell, Dean of Illustrators by Patricia Janis Broder (Collectors Press, 2000), illustrated on page 200.


    Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500.

    Condition Report*: Sheet is taped to window mat; pastel has become slightly unaffixed; possible smudging to some of the areas, however, this may have been inherent to the work's creation. Framed under glass.
    Framed Dimensions 21 X 23 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    September
    25th Friday
    Auction Dates
    October
    16th Friday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    52 Days
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    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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