De Forest Brush, George (cover).
Philadelphia. Curtis Publishing Co., 09 - 1911.
September 1911 complete issue of the magazine, color pictorial paper wrappers as issued, illustrated throughout in color and black and white, 92 pages, 16 1/4 x 11 1/4 inches. Moderate wear to extremities, soft creasing to front cover, small mailing label on front cover; overall very good condition. Many beautifully illustrated advertisements for clothing and domestic goods, as well as articles, advice, and fiction. Sweet cover illustration by George de Forest Brush of a cherubic baby. Features include: a discussion of football injuries ("Is it Not Time for Parents to Act?"); a memoir by playwright David Belasco; multiple color fashion spreads, including some glorious afternoon tea hats and a feature on outfits for college girls that is included twice; and much more. Of great interest to historians, costume designers and graphic designers. Item #40679