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    Walter Martin Baumhofer (1904-1987) Original Calendar Art (1950). An extremely versatile artist, Walter Baumhofer illustrated a myriad of subject matters, including a famous series of fun-loving-bears-run-amok that were published as popular calendar prints. This entry in the series finds another family's camping trip whimsically interrupted by the mischievous bears. Most will remember Baumhofer for his covers painted for the Doc Savage series of pulps; he also illustrated for numerous national magazines including Collier's, Cosmopolitan, Esquire, and Argosy. This painting is executed in oil on canvas, measures 26 x 35 and is signed lower left. A delightful painting by this talented illustrator.

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