Puppy Love

Artist:Jules Erbit
Medium:Pastel on Illustration Board
Dimensions:Sight Size 15" x 23" Framed 22 1/2" x 33 3/4"
Original Use:Calendar Art for Gerlach-Barklow Co.
Price: S O L D
Above: Detail

A charming pastel by Jules Erbit, the versatile prolific American illustrator who worked for all of the major calendar companies during his long career. Exclusively a pastel artist, Erbit created a few nudes for the Thomas D. Murphy Calendar Company but his signature genre featured the Erbit girl, a generally wholesome, gregarious, and approachable beauty. This artwork is a wonderful example of his Good Girl Art style. A published tear sheet of calendar is included in sale.

Above: Framed view with tear sheet

This 1940s era calendar pastel is nicely framed and matted and comes with a vintage print of the image from the Gerlach-Barklow Calendar Company in Joliet, Illinois

Above: Vintage tear sheet of image included in sale
Above: Verso notations
Above: Verso notations and inventory number


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