Earl Mayan

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Who is Earl Mayan?

Earl Mayan was an American illustrator whose early career spanned the era of pulp magazines to the post WWII years alongside Norman Rockwell at The Saturday Evening Post. From 1954 to 1961, he painted ten Saturday Evening Post covers and illustrated many of stories that appeared as inside the magazine.

Dr. Chris Mullen, creator of the website The Visual Telling of Stories, wrote of Mayan's art, "He managed great visual invention, possessed excellent powers of drawing, and entertained his readers with an inventive set of references within the images."

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Education
  • Pratt Institute
Died
Dec 31, 1969

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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