1951 Ad Beer Ale Holiday Party Grandmother Hangs Mistletoe Douglas COLL2

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This is an original 1951 color print ad for beer from the United States Brewers Foundation.

CONDITION

This 60+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Color
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10.5 x 13.5 inches; 27 x 34 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 Crockwell, Douglass. Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.

Spencer Douglass Crockwell

Spencer Douglass Crockwell (1904-1968) was an American artist hailing from Columbus, Ohio. However, he received his formal art education at the St. Louis School of Fine Art. Crockwell was most recognized for his paintings, fresco murals, illustrations and mosaics, as well as his modernism and realism styles. His works primarily centered on figures, genre, interior views and historical subjects. CrockwellÕs art has been exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and more. He was affiliated with the Allied Artists of America and the Society of Illustrators.

Keywords specific to this image: bottle, dress, christmas, thanksgiving

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