• Some Henry Raleigh 1920s Party Scenes

    13 days ago - By Art Contrarian

    Henry Patrick Raleigh (1880-1944) was one of the most popular American illustrators during the 1920s and into the 1930s. Besides having nice touches in drawing style and composition, these were capped by his ability to capture his subjects' characters. He was really good.
    I wrote about Raleigh here and here. Illustration maven David Apatoff has takes about him here and here that are worth reading for interesting background information.
    Below are images of party scenes illustrated by Raleigh. Parties were a major topic of his.
    This is from 1929 when Twenty's flapper fashions were...
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