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ARTIST: Dean Pratt Waite (New York, Massachusetts, Connecticut, 1921 - 2015)
NAME: Sail Ship
MEDIUM: oil on canvas
CONDITION: Very good. No visible inpaint under UV light. Minor wear to frame.
SIGHT SIZE: 9 x 12 inches / 22 x 30 cm
FRAME SIZE: 12 x 14 inches / 30 x 35 cm
SIGNATURE: lower right
NOTE: has artist's labels and business card on verso
CATEGORY: antique vintage painting
SKU#: 116799
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Born July 21, 1921 in Manhattan, NY, he was the son of the late Kenneth J. and Dorothy McCauley Waite. He was inspired to draw ships at the age of five after a visit to the Brooklyn Navy Yard. He was a graduate of Vesper George School of Art in Boston.
Dean has distinguished himself as a well-recognized artist and illustrator, having done cover designs for: The Open Road for Boys, Yachting, Boys Life and Motorboating magazines. His paintings and portraits have been exhibited in many venues, including: First National Bank of Boston, Fawcettes Marine in
Annapolis, Viking Hotel in Newport, East River Savings Bank at Rockefeller Center, the Boeing Company, Mystic Seaport, the Space Needle and The Museum of Flight in Seattle, Washington. He also created and patented his well-known "Mini-Vues" as well as his signature mugs. Dean held many prominent
positions, namely: Art Director for the Purnell Company in Boston, New York Art Director for the Chicago-based Meyercord Company, and Layout Artist and Designer for the Houghton Mifflin Publishing Company in Boston. He was also an Advertising Manager for the former Simplex Time Recorder Company
and a staff artist for the Associated Press in New York City, as well as a technical artist and designer for the Boeing Company. He was a member of the American Society of Marine Artists (ASMA), and countless other art affiliations. After retirement, he thoroughly enjoyed teaching art classes in Marlborough,
CT, and was a member of The Congregational Church of East Hampton, as well as an active brother of Masonic Anchor Lodge 12.
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Dean Waite (NY,MA,CT,1921-2015) oil painting

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