A Grandfather's Dream of Fair Women

gdofw-cover_1

Learn More About “A Grandfather's Dream of Fair Women”

This publication, A Grandfather's Dream of Fair Women, is a documentary of the "Ideal American Girl" illustration era. This 293-page book is available in A PDF download and limited hardbound books are available. This book contains illustrations from 22 illustrators that took part in the trend beginning in the 1890s and lasting until 1938.

This writing reflects not only the work created by these artists but also reveals personal stories about their lives, marriages, divorces, families, affairs with models, suicides and more. This book reveals some very interesting stories.