Do not open this link until you have a lot of time. The online archives of Illustration magazine include piles of information on artists like Haddon Hubbard Sundblom, who perfected the “Santa Drinking Coke” look, above. If you are excited by an article titled “Inside the mind of Reynold Brown”, this is the place for you. Back issues are presented in the embeddable Issu format, which isn’t ideal but hey, it’s Norman “Mars Attacks” Saunders.
Via Dave Gibbons.