The Illustrated Press

Illustration #53

Illustration #53 is a 96 page issue featuring the work of Mel Odom, perhaps best known for his work for Playboy magazine, and his collectible doll Gene Marshall, which electrified the doll market and upon her introduction. Our next article concerns the work of Eric Pape, and is filled with stunning reproductions of original paintings, drawings, and rare photographs. The final feature focuses on Ellen Clapsaddle, one of the most prominent postcard artists during the Golden Age of illustration. Book reviews, exhibitions and events, and more round out the issue.