Born in 1922, in Cincinnati, USA, Charley Harper was best known for his modern and highly stylised wildlife and nature illustrations. He illustrated children's books and did artwork for many nature-based organisations, as well as producing prints and posters. If you'd like to read more, there's a great article about Harper over here on the Juxtapoz blog. The Charley Harper Studio site also have lots of info and a great range of prints to check out.
But for now, here's a few more pics to whet your appetite!
Have you heard of Charley Harper before now? What do you think?