Joseph Christian Leyendecker - The Century, 1897 (detail)

Joseph Christian Leyendecker

United States 1874 - 1951

Illustration

Joseph Christian Leyendecker
Male
United States
1874
May 4, 2013
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Joseph Christian Leyendecker, also known as J. C. Leyendecker, was a German-born American illustrator, widely considered as one of the most important illustrators of the early 20th century.

Featured image: Joseph Christian Leyendecker – The Century, 1897 (detail). Lithograph. 11 1/2 × 8 1/4 in. 29.2 × 21 cm. Photo courtesy ArtWise