Ephemeral Beauty: Al Parker And The American Women's Magazine 1940 - 1960


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"Illustrator Al Parker’s (1906-1985) stylish, edgy compositions were influenced by photography, jazz, and modern painting.

"The innovative, modernist artworks he created for mass-appeal women’s magazines and their advertisers profoundly influenced the values and aspirations of American women and their families during the post-war era.

"The exhibition features original works created for Ladies’ Home Journal, Good Housekeeping, McCall’s, and Cosmopolitan by Parker and his contemporaries... "

This exhibition catalogue features four critical essays and 29 color images taken from original art.

Features

Al Parker

Condition & Attributes

Very Fine
Limited to 2000 copies

Creators

Al
Parker

Publishing Information

Norman Rockwell Museum
2007
1st

Physical Description

10.5 inches
8 inches
32 pages
color illustrations
Softcover
wraps
English

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