This 81+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. There is some bleed through from opposite side of ad, not visible in digital image.
This piece was illustrated by Helck, Clarence Peter. Artist signature in print - bottom left 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.
Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising
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Type: Original Print Ad