Wednesday, February 03, 2016

Happy Birthday, Robert McGinnis!

Robert McGinnis (born February 3, 1926)[1] is an American artist and illustrator. McGinnis is known for his illustrations of more than 1,200 paperback book covers,[2] and over 40 movie posters, including Breakfast at Tiffanys (his first film poster assignment),[3] Barbarella, and several James Bond and Matt Helm films.[4]

Check out his website here: Robert McGinnis Gallery — Images from the Artist  

Have a look at some great movie posters here: American Art Archives.  

Buy a copy of the excellent The Art of Robert McGinnis here.

1 comment:

George said...

Best paperback cover artist ever! And, he's still working!