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                  b.1916 - 1995

                  Gerald “Gerry” Patrick McCann was born in Queens, New York City on June 23, 1916.
                  The McCann family moved to Brooklyn in 1918. McCann graduated from high school in 1934 and moved on to attend Pratt Institute of Brooklyn, studying under Monte Crews, Nick Riley, John Fleming Gould and H. Winfield. McCann switched areas of focuses between art and engineering.
                  In 1939, for pulp magazines, McCann began drawing pen and ink story illustrations. His work appeared in Ace Sports, Thrilling Sports, Sports Story, Western Story and Wild West Weekly. “”
                  McCann married Nell, a young New York artist, in 1941.
                  Three months after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, McCann enlisted in the Army. He attended basic training at Camp Upton in Yaphank, NY. Living on Long Island, after the war, McCann and his wife had for children.
                  He studied with Harold Von Schmidt and heard lectures by Harvey Dunn when he continued his training at the Art Students League of New York.

                  Story Illustrations During the 1950, Include:
                  Action Packed Western
                  All Novel Western
                  Exciting Sports
                  Giant Western
                  Popular Sports
                  Ranch Romances
                  Thrilling Ranch
                  Thrilling Sports
                  Thrilling Western
                  Western Action
                  Ranch Romances
                  Let’s Play Ball, Rosina Cooper
                  Wild Animals I have Known
                  Tom Sawyer Detective

                  McCann joined the art community surrounding Harold Von Schmidt and the Famous Artists School in Westport, CT, where he taught courses in composition and landscape when he moved to Madison, Connecticut in 1959.

                  Gerald McCann died at the age of seventy-eight in Spring Valley on April 29, 1995.

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                          During this time of crisis, when our lives are upended daily as new information is available, John Marzolf and the staff at the Broadmoor Galleries want to extend our heartfelt gratitude for your partnership and loyalty.  We are reminded of our strength in the community during this moment and we are truly grateful for our extended family.  We have been contacted by many of our artists, who are also concerned about our current events and they’ve decided to lower their prices during these uncertain times.  We know that as the world seems to stand, still life continues to happen - birthdays, anniversaries, Easter and Mother’s Day all will still occur and these lower prices will ease the strain at this time.  Inquire about specific pieces and Krista or Jamie will let you know the temporality lowered prices.

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                          Gallery Directors
                          Krista Steed

                          Jamie Oberloh

                          John Marzolf
                          Broadmoor Galleries

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