Showing Collections: 1 - 3 of 3
Summary Fred Greenhill (1925-2007) graduated from Parsons School of Design in 1950. He went on to work as a fashion illustrator for Neiman Marcus in the 1950s, and was the primary artist for Saks Fifth Avenue in the 1960s and early 1970s. Greenhill is most recognized for his Lord & Taylor illustrations, including the company's trademark long-stemmed rose. The New School Archives holds approximately 700 fashion illustrations that Greenhill created from the 1960s through the 1980s.
Dates: circa 1960s-1980s
Summary A collection of eighteen 1940s and 1950s fashion and jewelry illustrations collected by art director Juke Goodman. Artists represented in the collection include René Robert Bouché, Burma Burris, Carl Erickson ("Eric"), Ruth Graftstrom, and Jacqueline Lindner. Goodman served as art director for Saks Fifth Avenue and was a visiting lecturer at Parsons School of Design.
Dates: 1940-1952, undated
Scope and Content of Collection Fashion illustration by René Robert Bouché depicting American fashion designer Sophie Gimbel. The illustration appeared in the April 15, 1961 issue of American Vogue with the caption, "Sophie's sari tactics for short evenings." Signed "RRB" in upper right-hand corner. A framed reproduction of this illustration hung on a column at the entrance to Parson School of Design's Adam and Sophie Gimbel Design Library on the 2nd floor of 2 West 13th...
Dates: circa 1961
Most Popular Filters:
- Fashion illustrations (layout features) 2
- Fashion illustrators 2
- Women's clothing 2
- Art directors 1
- Commercial art -- United States 1
- Department stores -- United States 1
- Fashion designers -- United States -- 20th century -- Pictorial works 1
- Fashion merchandising 1 ∧ less
- Bouché, René, 1905-1963 2
- Bonwit Teller & Co 1
- Erickson, Carl 1
- Gimbel, Sophie 1
- Graftstrom, Ruth S. 1