Friday, May 20, 2011

Dry Cleaning, 1946

And I thought at-home dry cleaning products were a recent invention! Great era for illustrations, before photography took over the ad pages. It's a busy page for an ad, lots of text, but the lively drawing and color draws me right in. Click image to read.


  1. Sure wish we knew who the illustrator of the woman's face was. Style is so familiar.

  2. I want to say Jack Davis, who did some Mad magazine stuff too, but I'm not sure.

    Have you seen Today's Inspiration, a blog devoted to illustrators?: