(23 Oct 1887 - 6 Sep 1950)
Born in Germany, immigrated to US in 1910. Art Deco period ads and movie posters in the 30s (Blonde Venus, Devil is a Woman, the Scarlet Empress, Angel, all Dietrich films). Ads for Norform, Van Heusen, Fashion Publicity Company, Bauman Clothing. Magazine work for Harper's Bazaar and Woman's Home Companion. A versatile artist capable of lush realism or cartoonish fun. Died in Los Angeles.
Special thanks to Keith Swearingen for helping with this Flato page.
From the collection of James Nobel (1933) Flato - 001
Der Blaüe Engel (The Blue Angel) (1933) Flato - 002
Saraka "for under-worked intestines" (1941) Flato - 003
Palm Beach Suits (1935) Flato - 004
Bauman Clothing, Wearpledge Boy's Suits and Overcoats (1919) Flato - 005
Fashion Publicity Company, "Of course Madame Wants the Boots to Match?" (1919) Flato - 006
Noel Coward's "Bitter Sweet" (1933) Flato - 007
Merchandise Mart, "Kindly Be Cool" (1935) Flato - 008
Palm Beach Suits (1920) Flato - 009
Desire (1936) Flato - 010