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George Hughes

 (1907 - 1990)
George E. Hughes was active/lived in Vermont, New York.  George Hughes is known for Magazine illustration, cover art.

George Hughes

George Hughes

George Hughes was born in 1907 in New York City. Like many other Saturday Evening Post artists, he bypassed a formal college education and studied art and mechanical drawing for three years in New York's Art Students League* and the National Academy of Design*. Once out of school, he worked as a freelance fashion illustrator. His work often appeared in such bastions of high style as Vanity Fair and House and Garden magazine.

In 1936, Hughes was offered a position in Detroit, Michigan as a Mechanical Designer for an automobile manufacturer. Unhappy with his life there and longing for a chance to illustrate for a major magazine in the East, he packed his belongings and returned hom  ...  Displaying 750 of 6034 characters.

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About  George Hughes

Born:  1907 - New York City
Died:   1990
Known for:  Magazine illustration, cover art