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Jon Whitcomb
The Art of Jon Whitcomb

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Jon Whitcomb

This spectacular new book explores the life and work of illustrator Jon Whitcomb. This volume is printed in FULL COLOUR throughout and features over 300 illustrations. The book is 224 pages long and is filled to the brim with scores of beautiful illustrations reproduced from the original paintings and drawings, rare photographs, and published tear sheets.

More on Jon Whitcomb's career: he gained long-lived popularity for capturing couples in love for Community Plate Silver and covers for Cosmopolitan, also had his own Cosmo column, "On Location with Jon Whitcomb," which he took over from Bradshaw Crandell. WWII service, first as a Lt. on a mine sweeper, then as a war artist (invasions of Tinian, Saipan, Peleliu).

A skilled draftsman, he could capture cars and aircraft as well as a pretty face. Other story and cover work for slicks as diverse as Good Housekeeping, Collier's, McCall's, and Playboy. Other writing included short stories, children's books about poodles (Coco and Pom Pom's Christmas) and a book for glamour, All About Girls.

Author: Daniel Zimmer
Artist: Jon Whitcomb
Publisher: The Illustrated Press, 2017 First Edition
Number of pages: 224
Format: Hard Cover with Dust Wrapper; Full Colour illustrations
Size: 9" x 12" (229mm x 305mm)
ISBN: 9780997029284

Price:  39.99
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