Painting > Magazine

Jes Schlaikjer, Forgotten Illustrator

2 monthes ago   |   By Art Contrarian

I hadn't known of Jes Wilhelm Schlaikjer (1897-1982) until he was featured in Illustration Magazine a few months ago.
For one thing, he wasn't included in my go-to reference book about illustrators, Walt Reed's The Illustrator in America, 1860-2000. Another reason I hadn't noticed him was that he seldom or never appeared in major magazines such as the Saturday Evening Post or Collier's nor in some other magazines that I sometimes saw when I was young.
His Wikipedia is here. It states that he was "most known for his recruitment and war bonds posters during World War II." The Illustration...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Magazine      Illustration      Art  


Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Painting "TELL ME MORE" by Abstract...

Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Painting "TELL ME MORE" by Abstract Artist Pamela Fowler Lordi

"TELL ME MORE" 18" x 18" x 2"Acrylic on Canvas$330. Read more ...

Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Painting "TELL ME MORE" by Abstract...

Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Painting "TELL ME MORE" by Abstract Artist Pamela Fowler Lordi

"TELL ME MORE" 18" x 18" x 2"Acrylic on Canvas$330. Read more ...

7:53 AM Christmas Cove

7:53 AM Christmas Cove

Read more ...

Contemporary Fine Art Painting,Nature Art, Aspen Leaf,”Fall Delight” by...

Contemporary Fine Art Painting,Nature Art, Aspen Leaf,”Fall Delight” by Colorado Artist Gerri Calpin

8"x8"x1.5" Mixed Media on Canvas Black painted sides, ready to hang or display on table easel. $100 Read more ...

"End of the Evening" Original Impressionist landscape sunset oil painting by...

"End of the Evening" Original Impressionist landscape sunset oil painting by Janice Trane Jones

"End of the Evening" is an original 18 x 36 x 1.5 oil on a canvas wrap. This is a large landscape painting of the last light of the night just as the vivid colors light up the... Read more ...