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    Al Kortner - Magazine Story Illustration (c.1945). Al Kortner was a member of the prestigious Sundblom studio in Chicago. With the support and guidance of Haddon Sundblom, Kortner, along with contemporaries such as Gil Elvgren, honed his talents working in the creative ambiance of other talented artists. Kortner later produced numerous story illustrations which were published in Collier's, American Weekly, and similar publications. This painting, probably published in Collier's magazine, is executed in gouache on board. It measures approximately 23 x 18 and is signed lower right.

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    March, 2003
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