A few years ago my husband gave me a box of 100 Vintage Vanity Fair Postcards. The collection is wonderful, and I’ve sent many of my favorites already to family and friends. Although the boxed set contains quite a variety of artistic styles, my favorites are the less painterly, more geometric and playful illustrations. I envy these compositions for their sophisticated simplicity. Looking at these images always makes me happy – and inspires me to find the magical formula for my own art.
Here are my favorites: