Betsy Hoffman's Profile
Hello and Welcome!
FORGOTTEN ART CARDS was born when I accidentally came across a treasure trove of amazing vintage art posters, turn of the century advertisements and old illustrations in a used book store. I had never seen art like this before and decided to do some research in historic art archives.
For instance, I found out that from 1900 until the 1920's, talented artists created the concept of the "AMERICAN BEAUTY" -- young, lovely, confident women who were full of life. The enormous growth of magazines and newspapers at the beginning of the 20th century gave these American Beauties an essential role in the early days of advertising. You can discover our cards depicting these ladies in our AMERICAN BEAUTIES COLLECTION.
THE PINK LADY COLLECTION -- These cards are derived from French fashion plates from…
- Born on January 1
- Joined September 15, 2011