Come As You Are
Medium: Ink and gouache on wove paper
Dimensions: sheet: 10 11/16 × 11 5/8 in. (27.1 × 29.5 cm)
Illustration Citation: Date and place of publication not identified. For Reader's Digest according to accession info.
Credit Line: Gift of Helen Farr Sloan, 1987
About: Russian-born Constantin Alajalov arrived in the US in 1923 after designing murals and posters for the Soviet government. In New York, he created covrtd and cartoons for The New Yoker and The Saturday Evening Post,among many other magazines. He also worked as a muralist and teacher. His stylized drawings departed somewhat for the realistic style popular, especially in magazines, during his career.
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