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. “Captain Bill Bones,” is by N.C. Wyeth. Wyeth’s rich color and action-filled art gave readers powerful, romantic images of pirates, medieval life, and Americana. He created nearly 4,000 works of art.