Explore the captivating world of J.C. Leyendecker, the legendary illustrator who became an American icon. Uncover his iconic artworks and learn about his lasting impact on the art world.
ART & ARTISTS: J. C. Leyendecker - part 10 Artists, Portraits, Portrait, J.c Leyendecker, Jc Leyendecker, Leyendecker, Jay Gatsby, Artist, American Illustration

Joseph Christian Leyendecker (1874 – 1951) was one of the pre-eminent American illustrators of the early 20th century. He is best known for his poster, book and advertising illustrations, the trade character known as The Arrow Collar Man, and his numerous covers for The Saturday Evening Post. Between 1896 and 1950 Leyendecker illustrated more than 400 magazine covers including 322 for The Saturday Evening Post, as well as many advertisement illustrations for its interior pages. No other…

Rob Ferguson
J.C. Leyendecker - Muses & The Beau Monde Sketches, Draw, Character Design, Character Art, Moda, Ilustrasi, Art Reference, Resim, Artist

Joseph Christian Leyendecker was a German-American illustrator. He is considered to be one of the pre-eminent American illustrators of the early 20th century. Leyendecker was born on March 23, 1874, at Montabaur in Western Germany, a tiny village 18km east of the Rhine. In 1882, the Leyendecker family emigrated to Chicago, Illinois. After working in late adolescence for a Chicago engraving firm, J. Manz & Company, and completing his first commercial commission of sixty Bible illustrations…

Linda Mordan

I recently visited the Reynolda House Museum of American Art in Winston Salem, NC, which is currently hosting a wonderful retrospective of J.C. Leyendecker's work. This exhibit covers J.C.'s career through a selection of 42 original paintings, and more than 100 vintage Saturday Evening post cover