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. “Kewpie with Kewpiedoodle Dog,” is by Rose O’Neill. Kewpies first appeared in Woman’s Home Companion in 1909 and quickly became popular. O’Neill was the highest-paid female illustrator of her time.