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Sporting Life: Art, Athletes & Olympic Art Deco

Sporting Life: Art, Athletes & Olympic Art Deco

From medals to posters, art has been a part of the modern Olympic Games. In this year's host city where the Art Deco movement began, I look at how sport...

Sporting Life: Art, Athletes & Olympic Art Deco

From medals to posters, art has been a part of the modern Olympic Games. In this year's host city where the Art Deco movement began, I look at how sport...

Painting Pretty Girls and Pop Fiction: McClelland Barclay’s Short Story Illustrations for Cosmopolitan

Painting Pretty Girls and Pop Fiction: McClella...

Art Deco artist McClelland Barclay is best known for "pretty girl" paintings in advertising for GM's Fisher Bodies in the 1920s. But he did a lot more than that. His...

Painting Pretty Girls and Pop Fiction: McClella...

Art Deco artist McClelland Barclay is best known for "pretty girl" paintings in advertising for GM's Fisher Bodies in the 1920s. But he did a lot more than that. His...

Portrait of a Star: Two ways to see Barclay's painting of Anna Neagle for the film No, No, Nanette

Portrait of a Star: Two ways to see Barclay's p...

McClelland Barclay's original sassy portrait of Dame Anna Neagle, famous British stage and screen actress, can be seen today in London's National Portrait Gallery. Find out how the painting also...

Portrait of a Star: Two ways to see Barclay's p...

McClelland Barclay's original sassy portrait of Dame Anna Neagle, famous British stage and screen actress, can be seen today in London's National Portrait Gallery. Find out how the painting also...

gold with ruby & clear rhinestone necklace signed McClelland Barclay made by Rice-Weiner & Co. 1938

A Rice-Weiner necklace and my shocking discover...

A fabulous Rice-Weiner necklace design by McClelland Barclay by the Providence, RI costume jewellery maker led me to a lunch with Howard Weiner, and a shocking discovery about the jewellery...

A Rice-Weiner necklace and my shocking discover...

A fabulous Rice-Weiner necklace design by McClelland Barclay by the Providence, RI costume jewellery maker led me to a lunch with Howard Weiner, and a shocking discovery about the jewellery...

"Pat" the New York Humane Society mascot painted by McClelland Barclay for a 1934 fundraising event

The Borzoi and other Art Deco dogs in McClellan...

Are you a dog lover like me? I know McClelland Barclay was too. Even though he was well known as a “pretty girl” artist in the Art Deco era, he...

The Borzoi and other Art Deco dogs in McClellan...

Are you a dog lover like me? I know McClelland Barclay was too. Even though he was well known as a “pretty girl” artist in the Art Deco era, he...

Summertime by the sea captured in the art of McClelland Barclay

Summertime by the sea captured in the art of Mc...

Summertime by the East Hampton seaside was captured in many works by Art Deco artist, McClelland Barclay in the 1920s and 30s, including fine oil paintings shown at his solo...

Summertime by the sea captured in the art of Mc...

Summertime by the East Hampton seaside was captured in many works by Art Deco artist, McClelland Barclay in the 1920s and 30s, including fine oil paintings shown at his solo...

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