(Charles) Dean “Dan” Cornwell (1892-1960) [RA 1926-1960] : Two heads, pencil study, 1916.

2007.18 Charles Dean Dan Cornwell 1892-1960 Two heads pencil study 1916
2007.18 Charles Dean Dan Cornwell 1892-1960 Two heads pencil study 1916

 

 

SAL record control number: 102562 ;

Record level: Item ;

Record type: Movable work ;

 

Work title: Two heads, pencil study  [from collection  database] ;

Alternate work titles:
2021 : Two heads, pencil study  [from collection  database] ;

Work date: 1916  [from print on paper] ;

Work creator: (Charles) Dean “Dan” Cornwell (1892-1960) [RA 1926-1960] ;

Work medium: Pencil and crayon on paper ;
Work dimensions: 12-1/4 x 9-3/4 inches [unframed] | 23-3/4 x 19-5/8 x 1/2 inches [framed] ;

Inscribed / signed front:
Location: On folded sheet.
Dated?: Yes.
Text: ‘COUPON BOND / Light Gray / Substance ’16 / […]. LINDE PAPER CO.’.

Verso: [none] ;

SAL category: Works on paper ;
SAL sub-category: Drawing ; portrait ;

Archives of American Art subjects:
Art
Art — American
Art ― Private collections ― New York (State)
Art ― Private collections ― New York (State) ― Salmagundi
Figure
Figure male
Portrait
Portrait — Head and shoulders

Description of work:

Provenance:
ca.1986 SCNY, gift of Wilmuth Holt (1905-1986), accession #2007.18 ;
ca.1960s Private collection of Wilmuth Holt (1905-1986), New York, NY ;
1916 (Charles) Dean “Dan” Cornwell (1892-1960) [RA 1926-1960], the artist .

Exhibition history:
2021 SCNY Dean Cornwell : head and shoulders above August 23 – September 26.
2009 SCNY Two American masters : Dean Cornwell & Charles S. Chapman April 27 – May 7.

References / citations:
– Collection database, accession #2007.18.

Notes:

 

Document information

Document permalink:
http://salmagundi.org/artwork/?p=102562

Digital-born document number:
SAL.2021.102562

Record birth date:
August 10, 2021

Last updated: October 18, 2021 at 13:44 pm