Tag Archives: Charles Dana Gibson

“A vast amount of rubbish is published in the name of art. A man should let his work talk for him. ” — Charles Dana Gibson

It’s his birthday today. Old-timers will remember when my blog-design was Gibson-Girl inspired. My favorite haughty Gibson Girl was in the blog banner for years! What a goddess. She is gorgeous and she does not give af. The only vestige … Continue reading

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Charles Dana Gibson

Charles Dana Gibson, 1903 illustration. A tough choice there, dude.

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Charles Dana Gibson

Charles Dana Gibson. This one is called “The Disappointing Letter”, Life, August 1923 Oh, hon. I know. I’ve received one of those letters myself.

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Charles Dana Gibson

This one is called “Summer Sports”, ca. 1904. First published in Life, 1904. I love the languorous woman flying her kite from a lying down position.

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Charles Dana Gibson

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More Charles Dana Gibson …

This one is called “Their First Quarrel”. Look at the haughty profiles! Look at the hair! On both of them!!

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Gibson Girl Madness

As you can tell from my blog design, I’m kind of nuts for Charles Dana Gibson. I have a huge old coffee table book of his work (sadly, I have no coffee table) … and … there’s just something about … Continue reading

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