An early original Cream of Wheat advertising illustration depicting a young boy evaluating an overweight cop. This original watercolor-on-illustration board was published as a 1916 advertisement and appeared in hundreds of American mainstream magazines. Created by the artist and illustrator James Leslie Wallace, the humorous piece is a fine example of original Americana illustration art from the storied iconic Cream of Wheat archive. Includes full page tear sheet with published artwork; work is professionally matted and framed in a handsome expensive gallery frame.
Artist: James Leslie Wallace