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    Dean Cornwell (American, 1892-1960)
    The Exquisite Perdita, 1925
    Oil on canvas
    30-1/2 x 40 inches (77.5 x 101.6 cm)
    Initialed and dated lower center: DC / 25

    PROPERTY OF A DISTINGUISHED AMERICAN FAMILY

    PROVENANCE:
    Illustration House, Inc., New York;
    Private collection, Florida, acquired from the above;
    By descent to the present owner.


    More information about Dean Cornwell, also known as Cornwell, Dean, .

    Condition Report*: Glue-lined canvas; minor surface dirt and craquelure; under UV light, there appears to be inpaint in background including around tree; inpaint to top of caste and in female figure's forehead and left side of face.
    Framed Dimensions 33 X 43 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2019
    1st Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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