I am an artist living in San Miguel de Allende Mexico. I post about art, design and fashion by myself and others.
Tuesday, November 9, 2010
Great fashion illustrator J. Frederick Smith
An illustrator known for his depictions of beautiful women in love stories, J Frederick Smith did work for "Good Housekeeping" as well as other magazines. He was a native of California and in 1938 moved to the East Coast where he quickly found work in the illustration field. After serving in World War II, he signed with American Artists agency, and worked as a pin-up artist for "Esquire" and also did illustrations for calendars, playing cards, etc.