1918 Ad Vintage Cheney Brothers Silks Home Decor Clarence Peter Helck Art G5

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This is an original 1918 color print ad for Cheney taffeta hangings and printed silks from Cheney Brothers, Silk Manufacturers, 4th Avenue and 18th Street, NYC.

CONDITION

This 95+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Color
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8.5 x 11.75 inches; 22 x 30 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

This piece was illustrated by Helck, Clarence Peter. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

Clarence Peter Helck

(1893-1988) Peter Helck was a renowned magazine illustrator, with his greatest success occurring between the 1920s and 1940s. Helck composed mostly industrial or automotive scenes, with many popular Advertising clients such as General Electric, Chevrolet, and Mack Trucks, among others. He was the founder of Automotive Fine Arts Society and named the Dean of American Automotive Illustrators of the 20th Century.

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