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Colliers, SEP, Liberty and The Prosaic Leslie Thrasher

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

Leslie Thrasher and his Art Contributed by Jim Thompson (Commonwealth Books) Charles Leslie Thrasher graduated from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in 1909. After a year studying in France, he went to Wilmington where he spent a year attending Howard Pyle’s lectures and refining his skills as an illustrator. The first of his […]

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The Illustrated Gallery has Published a Book!

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

We are excited to announce a new book written by James C. Thompson due to hit the market by the end of October!
PAINTING AMERICA’S PORTRAIT – How Illustrators Created Their Art

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New Leslie Thrasher POST Cover!

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

Every once in awhile you discover a long lost treasure.  That is what happened to us a few months ago when we found this Charles Leslie Thrasher Saturday Cover painting for The Saturday Evening Post.  Mr. Thrasher made a living painting impressive works for Liberty Magazine Co. in the 1920s- 30s. During these times and […]

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Summer & Beach Themed Illustrations!

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

Ready for Summertime? Check out our Beach/Summer Collection!

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Shows & Events!

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

Check out our upcoming and past events!

We are looking forward to our fourth year at the Palm Beach Jewelry, Art, & Antique Show!!

Norman Rockwell Museum and the South Dakota Museum of Art: Harvey Dunn and His Students. November 7, 2015 – March 6, 2016.

Norman Rockwell Museum: J.C. Leyendecker and The Saturday Evening Post. March 21, 2015 – June 14, 2015

Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show 2015

Norman Rockwell Museum: The Unknown Hopper, Hopper as an Illustrator. June 7 – October 24, 2014

A Date with a Plate: May 6 & 7, Philadelphia

Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show 2014

The National Arts Club “Triumph of Winter”

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‘The Girls of Canby Hall’ Cover Illustrations

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

Just in & New to The Illustrated Gallery, Robert Berran’s Cover Illustrations from ‘The Girls of Canby Hall’ Book Series published by Scholastic. Please visit Robert Berran’s page on our site to view them!

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A Note on Restoration from Jordan Berman

Monday, December 16th, 2013

42 years ago I started buying Illustrated Art. It has progressed from a hobby to a passion and today qualifies as an addiction. Both the quantity of works and the quality of the artists have improved over the years, but what I want to tell you is about…

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Abe Birnbaum (1899-1966)

Monday, November 11th, 2013

We are proud to announce the acquisition of a selection of paintings by Abe Birnbaum (1899-1966), whose charming and colorful work adorned the covers of the New Yorker magazine for decades.

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George Wachsteter (1911-2004)

Sunday, November 10th, 2013

Now available is a collection of recently discovered lost drawings by George Wachsteter, one of the most prominent caricaturists of the 20th century, whose engaging style is comparable to that of Al Hirschfeld.

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George Wachsteter Illustrations Shown During Santa Fe Art Matters

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

Rare Release of Original George Wachsteter Illustrations Shown with Staged Reading of “Motherhood Out Loud” During Santa Fe Art Matters Week at Casweck Galleries Art Matters week in Santa Fe NM will bring a variety of art related events to many area galleries. Casweck Galleries will present one of the most exciting ART MATTERS evenings […]

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