(1913 - 1988)
Coby (M Coburn) Whitmore was active/lived in New York, South Carolina, Ohio. Coby Whitmore is known for illustrator-romance genre, painter.
M. Coburn Whitmore, known as "Coby", described his three primary
interests as "racing cars", "illustrating" and "smart clothes on
good-looking women". The racing cars were a hobby, but he was
thoroughly professional in his illustrations of beautiful women.
Probably no other illustrator has been so inventive over so long a time
in doing variations on the theme of "boy meets girl".
born in Dayton, Ohio and attended the Dayton Art Institute there.
Next, he went to Chicago as an apprentice in the studio of Haddon
Sundblom and Edwin Henry, and took night classes at the Chicago Art
Following his apprenticeship, he worked for the
"Chicago Herald Examiner" and the Charles Jensen studio ... Displaying 750 of 1519 characters.