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1929 Ad Rose O'Neill Art Cosmopolitan Magazine Sir Philip Gibbs Short Story YGH1

1929 Ad Rose O'Neill Art Cosmopolitan Magazine Sir Philip Gibbs Short Story YGH1

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This is an original 1929 black and white print ad for Cosmopolitan magazine that was sold by Hearst International. The ad also features an illustration by Rose O'Neill for Sir Philip Gibb's short story entitled, "The Lover of Her Dreams".


This 84+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Some light surface rub.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8 x 11.5 inches; 20 x 29 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)

Period Paper is pleased to present a collection of vintage advertisements, articles, covers, and prints from Good Housekeeping magazine during the end of the Roaring Twenties era. The collection depicts many of the personal and household luxuries that were part of American domestic life prior to the Stock Market Crash of 1929 and the Great Depression, including several Art Deco style illustrations of women's fashions from French and Parisian designers such as Agnès, Patou, and others. The collection also features several color prints of paintings by N.C. Wyeth and James "Jimmy" Swinnington. To continue browsing this intriguing collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph.

This piece was illustrated by O'Neill, Rose Cecil (Wilson). Artist name printed on page - bottom right of image.

Rose OÕNeill

(1874-1944) Rose Cecil OÕNeill (Wilson) was born in Wilkesbarre, Pennsylvania and is best known as the originator of the Kewpie DollÑwhich were designed after her whimsical drawings of KewpiesÑsweet little babyÐlike creatures who had any number of adorable adventures. A self-trained artist, OÕNeillÕs work appeared in LadiesÕ Home Journal, Good Housekeeping, Puck, Truth, Life, McClureÕs, and HarperÕs.

Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising

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