Illustration for story “The Critical Young Man” by Scott Young.
“She held up a copy of her book, the one he’d been so bitter about in his review.”
Maxwell Coburn Whitmore, Jr. (1913-1988) was an American painter and magazine illustrator known for his Saturday Evening Post covers, and a commercial artist whose work included advertisements for Gallo Wine and other national brands. He additionally became known as a race-car designer.
Whitmore was inducted into the Society of Illustrators Hall of Fame in 1978.