• Ernest Hamlin Baker Portraits for Time Magazine Covers

    4 days ago - By Art Contrarian

    Ernest Hamlin Baker (1889-1975) was a prolific illustrator best known for his portraits work for Time Magazine covers. I wrote about him here , and David Apatoff provides useful information about him here .
    Unfortunately, there otherwise seems to be little background material about him on the Internet, if a brief Google search is any guide.
    Below are examples of Time cover portrait art, mostly from the 1940s and World War 2.
    Dwight Eisenhower
    Probably painted when he was President.
    Benito Mussolini - 1941
    The Italian dictator.
    General Sir Harold Alexander
    When in command of the...
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