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Item # 555877

December 24, 1903

LIFE, New York City, December 24, 1903 

* Charles Allan Gilbert illustration print

Full front page profile of a woman with mistletoe in her hair, captioned: "Mistletoe." illustrated by C. Allan Gilbert.

Other prints and text throughout. Quarto-size, 16 pages, in very good condition.

wikipedia notes: Charles Allan Gilbert (1873-1929) was a U.S. artist and illustrator. Gilbert studied art in New York City and Paris. He is most famous for his illustration All Is Vanity (1892), an optical illusion. Created when Gilbert was only eighteen years old, the drawing depicts what appears to be a large grinning skull. This work was sold in 1902 to Life Publishing Co.

Category: The 20th Century