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    Art of Frank McIntosh

    Not readily endowed with such inspirational traffic, Oregon-born and San Francisco-based Frank McIntosh had to rely on magazines and movies featuring exotic places when commissioned to produce a long series of covers for the photo-enhanced travel, culture, business and politics publication, ASIA, in the 1920s-1930s. Regardless of lack of first-hand experience of deco exotica, he moved from triumph to triumph on the basis of a true affinity for primitive glamor and surreal mystery.


    Art of Frank McIntosh

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    Frank McIntosh: Coco-Palm, 1930

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    Melanesian Intervals 1931

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    Frank McIntosh: Cereus Flower and Fragrant Lei

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    Aloha: Ukelele

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    Mending Fishing Net

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    Frank McIntosh: Tropical Fruit

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    Frank McIntosh: Luau

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    Hula & Lei

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    Hula & Lei

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    Sinbad the Sailor The Seventh Voyage

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    Asia cover

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    Asia cover

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    Talking Bird

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    Chinese Fairy Tale 1927

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    Goddess of Music

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    Frank McIntosh - Malayan Night, 1931 - Fine Art Print

    Frank McIntosh - Malayan Night, 1931 - Fine Art Print

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    Frank McIntosh - Russi Stage-Setting No Title, 1926 - Fine Art Print

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    Frank McIntosh - Persia Garden, 1925 - Fine Art Print

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    Frank McIntosh - Japanese Sailor, 1935 - Fine Art Print

    Frank McIntosh - Japanese Sailor, 1935 - Fine Art Print

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    Frank McIntosh - The Talking Bird, 1926 - Fine Art Print

    Frank McIntosh - The Talking Bird, 1926 - Fine Art Print

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    Frank McIntosh - Burm Gossip with Title, 1926 - Fine Art Print

    Frank McIntosh - Burm Gossip with Title, 1926 - Fine Art Print

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    Frank McIntosh - African Rhythm, 1930 - Fine Art Print

    Frank McIntosh - African Rhythm, 1930 - Fine Art Print

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    Frank McIntosh - The Balinese Go Templewards with Title, 1931 - Fine Art Print

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    Frank McIntosh - Sumatran Mode in Millinery with Title, 1931 - Fine Art Print

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    Tarban the Bowman 1926

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