New York: Society of Illustrators, 1948. 26pp. One illustration per page. 9.5 x 12.5" Some wear, chips and tears to front and back cover edges. Clean, sharp corners. The Society of Illustrators present in this Sketch Book a variety of figure treatments by several members of the Society who have achieved prominence in applying him or herself to the study of the human figure. This collection was created not primarily for entertainment but to afford the discriminating reader the opportunity to compare methods of some of the best illustrators during this time. These series of drawings are worthy not only of close study, but of preservation as fine examples of the art of the human figure. SOME of the Artists Included: Alex Ross J Frederick Smith Roy Spreter Carl Bobertz Howard Chandler Christly Bradshaw Crandell Wallace Morgan Cliff Young Otto Soglow.