American Beauties: The Artwork of Harrison Fisher

By Harrison Fisher

Harrison Fisher's pics of fit, poised, lively, and assured ladies set the normal for the idea that of yank good looks in the course of the early years of the 20 th century. The artist loved huge, immense recognition from 1905 to 1920, serving as a pass judgement on in national good looks contests and protecting a celeb prestige that was once unheard of for an illustrator. This unique e-book recaptures the pictures that made Fisher recognized, compiling his absolute best black-and-white and colour illustrations for Cosmopolitan, The Saturday night Post, and The girls domestic Journal in addition to for books and different publications.
The successors to the fashionable Gibson ladies created by means of Charles Dana Gibson, Fisher's idealized girls mirror an aspirational measure of wealth and social ease. They trip horses, play tennis, swim, pass motoring in newfangled autos, and graciously take pleasure in the admiration of beautiful younger males. those century-old pictures from a second in our country's cultural background will entice fanatics of image paintings and representation in addition to to scholars of yankee artwork and pop culture.

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