DescriptionDean Cornwell (American, 1892-1960)
Periwinkle House, The Red Book Magazine interior illustration, 1918
Oil on board laid on panel
26-3/4 x 22-5/8 inches (67.9 x 57.5 cm)
Initialed and dated lower left: DC / '18
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE SALMAGUNDI CLUB, NEW YORK
Gift to the present owner from the above.
This work was published in The Red Book Magazine as an interior illustration for the serial "Periwinkle House" by Opie Read, May-September 1920.
There appears to be light overall surface grime as well as a few hairline surface abrasions and scuffs; a crease and associated cracks in board at center right edge and lower left edge; under UV exam, there appears to be a few scattered spots of inpainting in beige background as well as along the cracks and creases noted above; framed under glass. Framed Dimensions 28.5 X 24.5 Inches
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