Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Dorothy Lathrop
1891 ~ 1980

HITTY by Rachel Field
Published by Macmillan Co ~ 1929

Sunday, August 29, 2010

N. C. Wyeth

Deerslayer by James Fenimore Cooper
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons ~ 1925

Saturday, August 28, 2010

Virginia Sterrett
1900 ~ 1931

Old French Fairy Tales
Published by Penn Publishing Co ~ 1919

The cover and several of her beautiful illustrations!

Friday, August 27, 2010

Frank Leyendecker
1876 ~ 1924



Saturday, August 21, 2010

Chester Gould
1900 ~ 1985

Dick Tracy is my favorite continuity strip of all time!

Some images from Life Magazine Aug 14, 1944 and
the 1978 show catalog at The Museum of Cartoon Art