Eugene Iverd Illustration for the Ladies' Home Journal Magazine: "Young Girl Enjoying Summer with Flowers and Butterfly". Material: paper. Size: 10" x 11 3/4". Description: color illustration by Waseca native, George Erickson (professional name, Eugene Iverd) for cover of the Ladies' Home Journal Magazine, May 1934; subject shows a young barefoot girl standing in a field of flowers, picked flowers in one hand and a butterfly on her outstretched hand.
Donor, Joan Bierman is the donor of the Luella and Marguerite collection in 2013, and she is the granddaughter of their cousin, Bernie Bierman. George Erickson (1893–1936), worked under the name Eugene Iverd, and was an American illustrator, teacher, and painter. He graduated from Waseca High School.