June 6, 2022 14:00 EST

American Art and Pennsylvania Impressionists

 
Lot 55
 

55

Dean Cornwell (American, 1892–1960)
Her Teachers Remarked that Little Elfreda was Backward

Signed and dated 'DEAN/CORN./WELL 22' (underlined) bottom left, oil on canvas
30 1/4 x 28 in. (76.8 x 71.1cm)

Provenance

Private Collection, Newark, Ohio.
A gift from the above.
Private Collection, Ohio.
By descent in the family.
Private Collection, Ohio.

Sold for $11,340
Estimated at $15,000 - $25,000


 

Signed and dated 'DEAN/CORN./WELL 22' (underlined) bottom left, oil on canvas
30 1/4 x 28 in. (76.8 x 71.1cm)

Provenance

Private Collection, Newark, Ohio.
A gift from the above.
Private Collection, Ohio.
By descent in the family.
Private Collection, Ohio.

Literature

Ida Alexa Ross Wylie, "Elfreda and the Mad Busman" in Good Housekeeping, New York, December 1922, Volume 75, No. 6, p. 31 (illustrated).

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