Gil Elvgren, born Gillette Elvgren, was an American painter of pin-up girls, advertising and illustration. Elvgren was one of the more important pin-up and glamour artists of the twentieth century. Around 1944, Gil was approached by Brown and Bigelow, a firm that still dominates the field in producing calendars and advertising specialties. He was associated with…
The English artist Steve Payne created this illustration by adding the heads of famous people to the bodies of some Russian generals. He used as a base George Dawe‘s canvas, which represent Russian generals who fought against Napoleon in in the war of 1812. You can see more of Steve’s illustration in his personal website.
Can you believe that these are just oil paintings on canvas? Amazing hyper-realistic paintings by the Spanish painter Pedro Campos.