Walter Martin Baumhofer (1904-1986)
This Different Springtime, circa 1950s

Lot 46
4 5006 500
Oil on canvas 50 x 120 cm Illustration for a story published on Redbook Magazine American illustrator best known for his cover paintings on the pulp magazines of Street & Smith, Adventure, Esquire and other publishers. He grew up in Brooklyn with his parents originally from Germany and studied at the Pratt Institute with Dean Cornwell and H. Winfield Scott as teachers. Along his illustrations, he also did fine art: portraits, landscapes and western scenes.