Posts Tagged ‘Art Deco’

The Cornell Widow Magazine

October 25, 2015

Widow was Cornell’s monthly humor magazine was published by students from 1894 through the 1960s. It’s hey-day was during the Art Deco period, when their student illustrators did spectacular works capturing the zeitgeist of the period. Some example of the Widow from the 1920s and 1930s:

 

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The November 1923 issue cover

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The January 1924 cover of Widow Magazine

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And an illustration from within the January 1924 magazine

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April 1925 Cornell Widow Magazine

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June 1925 Cornell Widow Magazine

We have some nice vintage copies of the Cornell Widow for sale on our website as well as other collectibles from Cornell and other colleges.

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