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27/03/2015

Jack Vettriano The Singing Butler

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26/03/2015

Jack Vettriano The Singing Butler

from:http://www.jack-vettriano-print.com

25/03/2015

leroy neiman rocky prints

leroy neiman rocky prints served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He worked as a cook until the end of the war, when his art skills were recognized and put to use painting sets for Red Cross shows. Following his return in 1946, Neiman studied briefly at the St. Paul School of Art, then at the School of The Art Institute of Chicago on the G.I. Bill. After graduating, Neiman served on the Art Institute faculty for ten years. During the time Neiman was teaching, he was exhibiting art in competitions and winning prizes. In 1954, Neiman began his association with Playboy Magazine. Neiman had met Hugh Hefner while doing freelance fashion illustration for the Carson Pirie Scott department store chain, where Hefner was a writer. Hefner and Playboy art director Art Paul commissioned an illustration for the magazine's fifth edition. Among Neiman's contribution over the next 50 years,leroy neiman rocky prints  created the Femlin character for the Party Jokes page, and did a feature for 15 years titled "Man at His Leisure," where Neiman would paint illustrations of his travels to exotic locations.

by:http://www.leroyneimanprints.org/Leroy-Neiman-Rocky-vs-Apollo-Prints-Prints