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    JOHN RUSSELL FULTON (b.1896)
    Original Magazine Cover Art
    Blue Book, January, 1951
    "These United States... XLVII -- Connecticut"
    Oil on canvas
    23in. x 35in. (sight size)
    Not signed
    Provenance: Morris Weiss collection

    John Russell Fulton was primarily associated with two periodicals, Redbook and Blue Book, where he excelled at vigorous adventure illustrations, much in the manner of Harvey Dunn. He also worked as a newspaper artist on the Wichita Beacon, the Kansas City Star and the Chicago Tribune.
    A tearsheet of the printed cover is included with this lot, as well as a photocopy of the illustration, as it was printed above an article.

    Keywords: historical, adventure, illustration. pulp, oil, painting, Dunn


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2004
    29th Friday
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