By glimpsing through these stunning creations by American historical illustrator Mort Kunstler it is easily apparent his talent hasn’t faded in the slightest since its emergence in the 1950s. In fact, Mort Kunstler is still commonly regarded as one of the most talented illustrators of the history of the United States.
Popular design website, ‘White Zine’ states that Mort Kunstler "focuses on history of USA, American Civil War, American life or national’s stories, from prehistorical American life to the odyssey of the space shuttle." With a look through each of these dynamic illustrations viewers are given a theatrical look at life in the 1950s and 1960s.
Implications - Vintage charm is highly appreciated by consumers as of recent, and with such there has been a resurgence towards the appreciation of retro illustrations like that of Mort Kunstler. Companies creating product campaigns should use vintage illustrations as their form of visual display in order to appeal to this retro revival.
50s Wartime Pictorials
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Dazzling Digital Diva Depictions
Vulnerable Feminine Depictions
Peculiar Political Portraits
Detailed Real-Life War Illustrations
Unsettling Surrealist Illustrations