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Dean Cornwell (1892-1960)

Dean Cornwell, an American illustrator,  worked as an assistant to Frank Brangwyn between 1926 and 1930, helping with the Skinner Murals (second series) and the British Empire panels. He was a close friend and travelling companion of Helck who advised Cornwell to study with Brangwyn in preparation for his mural project the rotunda of the Los Angeles Public Library (1927-32).  For over three decades, Dean Cornwell was recognized as the "Dean of Illustrators", and was a celebrated and well-known name during his lifetime. He was widely regarded as an instructor and idolized by a generation of illustrators, lecturing at the Art Students League and at art museums and societies throughout the United States during the “Golden Age of Illustration”. His paintings were exhibited at the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, the Chicago Art Institute, the Pratt Institute, the Art Center of New Y

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Transport
Dean Cornwell
Transport  For sale
£1500
Functions of Combat; Service of Supply
Dean Cornwell
Functions of Combat; Service of Supply  For sale
£440
Communications
Dean Cornwell
Communications  For sale
£1375
Study of the State Capitol
Dean Cornwell
Study of the State Capitol  Sold 
Laclede Parleying with the Indians
Dean Cornwell
Laclede Parleying with the Indians  Sold 
Modern Industrial St Louis
Dean Cornwell
Modern Industrial St Louis  Sold 
USAAF navigator plotting a course to...
Dean Cornwell
USAAF navigator plotting a course to...  Sold