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    J. Frederick Smith The Fabulous Fairchilds Magazine Story Illustration Original Art (McCall's, 1953). A gorgeous and playful piece for the Calvin Tompkins story, by illustrator J. Frederick Smith, who produced numerous pieces of artwork and covers for Good Housekeeping, The Saturday Evening Post, Cosmopolitan, Esquire, and many more others. He is also known for being the photographer of the first cover of Sport Illustrated Swimsuit issue in 1964. Created in gouache on illustration board with an image area of 26" x 16". The board has extensive wear, toning, and adhesive residue, pinholes, and production notes. "End of Summer" is noted on the verso of the art and signed in lower left area of the art. Art is in Very Good condition.

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