|Posters - Advertising|
The March Pearsons Magazine Belle Epoque USA / 1890s / Advertising Posters / Ernest Haskell / 50.5x38 Original antique advertising poster for the March issue of Pearson's - the 8 cent magazine. Fantastic Belle Epoque style illustration by the American artist Ernest Haskell (1876-1925) depicting a fashionable young lady wearing a red dress and hat and holding a muff in one hand and a copy of Pearson magazine in her other hand as she walks towards the viewer along a country path, the title above in stylised red and yellow letters and the price below. Pearson's was a monthly magazine founded in 1896 by the notable British publisher Sir Cyril Arthur Pearson (1866-1921), running until 1939; the US version ran from 1899-1925. Printed by H.A. Thomas & Wylie Litho. Co. N.Y. Very good condition, minor restored tears and loss on margins, backed on linen.