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Ernest Chiriacka's contributions to the world of pulp magazine and paperback cover art left a lasting impact on the visual culture of the mid-20th century, and his work continues to be celebrated by enthusiasts of that era and is ighly collectible

CHIRIACKA demonstrated versatility in his work, depicting a wide range of subjects, including heroic figures, damsels in distress, detectives, and action scenes. His illustrations captured the dramatic and thrilling aspects of the stories they represented.Style: His illustration style was characterized by its dynamic composition, bold use of color, and attention to detail. His ability to create eye-catching and emotionally resonant covers made his art popular among publishers and readers.



In addition to pulp magazine art, Chiriacka's illustrations were featured on the covers of paperback novels. His artwork contributed to the visual appeal of numerous paperback books, spanning genres such as mystery, romance, adventure, and science fiction.



Med-High. IVR. (Increase in Value). Assured rate increase per annum : 5% Cat No:PRI-P1_062


  • Ai reimaged art piece then reformatted for high resolution onto an electronic canvas. Original scale equal to at least 1m (unframed) with approx 12-25mm border.

    Prints: 170-200 gsm. Uncoated Art Paper / Silk. See Limited Editions.

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