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Charles Sheldon

 (1889 - 1960)
Charles Gates Sheldon was active/lived in Washington.  Charles Sheldon is known for figure, illustration, landscape.

Biography  
Charles Sheldon


Charles Gates Sheldon (b. 1889 / d. 1960)

Charles Sheldon was born in Worcester, Massachusetts in 1894.  

He spent most of his life in Springfield.  In high school, he contributed to the artwork in the yearbook.

Sheldon studied at the Arts Students League.  He then studied under Alphonse Mucha in Paris.  He started working for Ladies Home Journal doing artwork of hats, gloves and fashion work.

Sheldon moved into advertising doing creative advertising for clients such as, Fiberloid hair brushes, Fox Shoe Company, La Vogue lingerie and Gainsbourough.  The ads had many stars features such a Zigfeld Follies.  By 1921, Sheldon was working for high fashion companies.

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About  Charles Sheldon

Born:  1889
Died:   1960
Known for:  figure, illustration, landscape