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Dean Cornwell
Art Deco Painting Romantic Couple on Rocks

1931

$84,000

About

Fact: There is no one alive today who can paint and draw as good as Dean Cornwell. Why? It takes a lifetime of training, work and commitment to be a great academic artist. Unfortunately, the artistic skills Cornwell learned and perfected are almost non-existent in today's art training. Hence, most contemporary art is rehashed 5th generation abstract painting, poorly conceived concept art, naive art. finger painting type art or plagiarist art. Couple on Rocks is executed in a post-impressionist style but has the underpinnings of sound academic knowledge. Notice how stuctually sound his figures are. Dean Cornwell was Norman Rockwell's favorite illustrator. Signature: Signed lower left, Oil on board, Framed

Details

  • Creator
    Dean Cornwell (1892 - 1960, American)
  • Creation Year
    1931
  • Dimensions
    Height: 28 in. (71.12 cm)Width: 29 in. (73.66 cm)
  • Medium
  • Movement & Style
  • Period
  • Condition
    Best viewed under a top key light. Slight bowing to board visable only with raking light. Condition is good with some very light surface grim commensurate with age.
  • Gallery Location
    Miami, FL
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU38531208703

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    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Miami, FL
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 2 days of delivery.

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