"Portrait of Charles Beach" by J C Leyendecker (German/American Painted for an advertisement for Arrow Shirts. Beach was Leyendecker's long-term lover, and made him the renowned face of Arrow Shirts and collars.
Isn't that WONDERFUL? Life should more be like art. Illustration by Joseph Christian Leyendecker – New York based, German born illustrator who created the character known as The Arrow Collar Man and painted more than 400 magazine covers from 1896 to
Modern Madonna and Child - JC Leyendecker - Cross Stitch Chart - This cross stitch chart was developed from a beautiful illustration by J. Leyendecker who did covers for Collier’s, The Saturday Evening Post, Vogue and Bookman’s.
Joseph Christian Leyendecker (March 1874 – July was one of the preeminent American illustrators of the early century. He is best known for his poster, book and advertising illustrations, and his numerous designs for the Saturday Evening Post covers.