Seated Woman, ca 1895.
Joseph C. Leyendecker
Black watercolor, white gouache, and graphite on blue-gray wove paper
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Leyendecker is better known for his work from the 1910s onward - but this looks to be a fairly early work by him. Already it shows many elements of the style for which he would become known for doing advertisements for the Arrow Collar.
Interesting early piece!
JC Leyendecker 1936
Ad for (I think) Arrow Shirts, 1920s
JC Leyendecker - George Washington in Profile
J.C. Leyendecker May 26, 1934
Man… i love the way he painted hands….
Some belated Leyendecker Easter goodness. Enjoy.
Ridolfo and Gismonda by J.C. Leyendecker, 1906
Men Near Potted Plants. Source: NYPL
Illustration from “The Voice in the Rice” by Gouverneur Morris (1910). J.C. Leyendecker