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1936 Original Cover Saturday Evening Post Vintage Illustration Leyendecker Gay

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Original April 11, 1936 Saturday Evening Post cover by J. C. Leyendecker. 10.25” x 13.25” Typical vintage contition, minor hand writing, light tears,some foxing, very good color. Handsome Man getting ...
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About Leyendecker

Art so iconic that it is intricately woven into our cultural identity, the illustrations of J.C. Leyendecker are time capsules of the American experience. Leyendecker's work documents every aspect of American life, from the work day of the common man to the habits and style of the rich, epitomizing an entire era. The covers that J.C. Leyendecker created for the Saturday Evening Post are as recognizable as those of Norman Rockwell. Collectors of Leyendecker's art collect framed covers from his oeuvre of 400 images and even covet complete copies of the magazine with the cover intact. Leyendecker's advertising artwork is also popular among fans, including images as inimitable as the Arrow Collar Man. There are a wide array of art prints available from the artist, as well, including Art Deco-inspired pieces such as 'The Flapper' and 'Couple Descending Staircase,' which are perfect examples of the style and elegance of the 1920s. If you want to get to know the art of Leyendecker, explore the array of listings on offer in the vast inventory on eBay.