CrossingtheSeaofGrassbyErnestChiriacka

Ernest Chiriacka (1913-­2010) is internationally known as an impressionistic painter of dramatic Western scenes and the American landscape. He is one of few fine artists to have successfully made the leap from illustrator to fine artist, leaving behind a large commercial legacy including pulp covers, pin­ups for Esquire, movie posters, and illustrations for The Saturday Evening Post, Cosmopolitan, and Argosy.