The New Yorker magazine Jan. 4, 1947 64 complete pages. Cover by CONSTAN ALAJALOV - Bergdorf Goodmany by Avedon. Hotel Nacional de Cuba Kirkeby - Elizabeth Arden by Ertsondre - Lejonby Rackow - Chesterfield ad - Perry Como and Jo. Stafford. This wonderful issue is loaded with great articles, and vintage advertising. Some of the ad's and artists are listed above.
CONSTANTIN ALAJÁLOV (1900-1987) whirled through an array of jobs in Russia, Persia, Turkey & New York, ranging from sign painter to portrait painter to court painter, engaging everything from poetry illustrations to murals. Alajálov was the only artist to have painted covers for both The New Yorker and The Saturday Evening Post.