..... OR Mermaids & Sailors .... They go well together, no matter in which order I place them. These are two of my favorite subjects that I pursue in Art, Literature, Film, Music, Antiques & Collectibles and the Decorative Arts. I will be sharing things here from my collections and other items from the internet that I find appealing to me.
..... I also enjoy all things related to the "Seven Seas", which, of course is the domain of both, Mermaids and Sailors. This may include oceans, islands, ports & harbors, beaches, sea creatures, and classic sailing ships, to name a few.
..... So, relax and enjoy the sometimes wild, but always wet, world of Mermaids & Sailors !!
* "Real Sailors Have a Moustache and Smoke A Pipe" *
** "Once A Sailor, Always A Sailor" **
*** "Real Mermaids Do Not Wear Bras !!" ..... [Therefore, occasional female nudity will appear here !] ...Sailor Gil, June 2011 ***
Successful illustrator throughout the late 1930s with national ad campaigns for General Tire, Royal Cravats, Mazda Lamps, Listerine, Etiquet. Covers for Collier’s, American Weekly Saturday Home, Liberty; interior art for Sunday Pictorial Review, and Tower Radio Magazine. By the 1950s, his commercial illustration career is over. Also known as D B Holcomb, he signed his work with his last name or simply “H.”