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    Dean Cornwell (1892-1960) Original Magazine Story Illustration (1935).
    Cosmopolitan 1935, for Corpus Delicti by Allan Vaughan Elston. Caption: "From his perch Nixon saw the 'Starling' was still at anchor. It was galling to live like a vagabond, while a fortune lay waiting - waiting only until that accursed boat left the harbor!"
    Oil on canvas, approximately 46 x 24. Initialed and dated (35) lower left.
    Reproduced in Dean Cornwell, Dean of Illustrators (Broder).
    Provenance: from the Dean Cornwell New York Studio collection.

    keywords: illustrator, painting, Brandywine artist, Harvey Dunn student, adventure


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