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    Dean Cornwell (American, 1892-1960)
    The Enchanted Hill, book illustration, 1924
    Oil on canvas laid on Masonite
    24 x 50 inches (61.0 x 127 cm)
    Signed and dated lower right: Dean / Corn / Well / 24

    PROVENANCE:
    Sale: Illustration House, Inc., New York, November 10, 2001, lot 48;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.


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



    Condition Report*: Craquelure; work may benefit from a cleaning; under UV light, there appears to be a spot of inpaint at center right and center left edges; a few small touches in middle of work; a couple tiny dots of inpaint in female figure's shirt and one touch in male figure in foreground's shirt. Framed Dimensions 32.25 X 58.25 Inches
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    May, 2017
    3rd Wednesday
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