Mort Künstler is one of the most prolific and best admired American artists. Known for his extensive research and artistic mastery of U.S. historical subjects, his paintings are in over 50 museum collections and have been the subject of more than 60 one-man shows.
Mort started out in the men’s adventure magazine genre. His work during the ’50s, ’60s, and ’70s helped define an era in publishing. His captivating and sometimes provocative images adorned the covers and illustrated the stories in magazines such as Stag and Male. These images have become emblematic of pop culture.
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