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    Herbert Morton Stoops (1888-1948) Original Calendar Art (c.1939).
    Published by the Brown & Bigelow Calendar Company, St. Paul, Minnesota.
    Oil on canvas, approximately 36 x 27. Signed lower right.
    This painting was reproduced in Art Of The Calendar (Gabor), with a caption which reads (in part) "Toward The Light, inspiration for 1939 -- the haunting image of a World War I soldier and a courageous-looking father and son walking toward peace."
    There are two small punctures to the canvas at middle and lower left, near the image of the boy.

    keywords: illustrator, illustration, patriotic, family, Americana, historical


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    November, 2003
    20th-23rd Thursday-Sunday
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