Friday, March 26, 2010

Pin-Up Artist Profile: Ben-Hur Baz (1906–2003)

Born in Mexico in 1906, Baz was a pin-up and glamour artist who became known in the late 1940s and 1950s for his association with Esquire magazine. He painted pin-ups for their Gallery of Glamour and contributed to their calendars and centerfolds as well.

Baz was extremely prolific. In addition to his work for Esquire, he provided story illustrations for mainstream magazines, worked on a number of national advertising campaigns, and was a successful paperback novel cover artist. READ MORE >>>

1 comment:

  1. I have a Ben Hur Baz Lithograph or print titled Encore. i would like to know what it might b worth. it is an original.