34¢ American Illustrators
Issue Date: February 1, 2001
City: New York, NY
Printed by: Avery Dennison Security Printing
Printing Method: Photogravure
Perforations: Serpentine die cut 11.25
This set of stamps from the Classic Collection Series showcases the art of twenty American illustrators of magazines, posters, books, and advertisements. Luxite Hosiery advertisement, is by Coles Phillips. The intriguing “Fadeaway Girl” was a Phillips’ creation. He used color, value, and pattern to blend parts of the girls’ dresses into the background.