Jun 15, 2023 - Sale 2641

Sale 2641 - Lot 242

Price Realized: $ 3,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,200 - $ 1,800
CHAMBERS, CHARLES EDWARD (1883-1941) "Afternoon Chat." Oil on canvas; 30 x 20 inches. Illustration for an unidentified magazine, circa 1918. Signed lower left. Charles E. Chambers was a prolific magazine illustrator for Cosmopolitan, Harper's, Ladies' Home Journal, McCall's, Redbook and Woman's Home Companion. His pictures graced stories by Faith Baldwin, Pearl Buck, Edna Ferber, W. Somerset Maugham among many others. But perhaps his most widely known pictures were advertisements for Chesterfield cigarettes, Palmolive soap and Steinway pianos. Nd, c. 1918