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    HOWARD COOK (1901-1980)
    Talpa Winter
    Watercolor and pencil
    18in. x 24in.
    Signed lower center

    Howard Cook won the national competition in 1937, to paint the mural for the U.S. Post Office in San Antonio, which took three years to complete. He executed a mural for the U.S. Post Office in Corpus Christi. He also taught at the University of Texas in Austin (1942-1943).



    Condition Report*: Some fading due to light exposure. Period frame in excellent condition.
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    Auction Dates
    May, 2007
    19th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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