Art of the Stamp
From the Collection of the United States Postal Services

James Barkley

National Parks Centennial: Mount McKinley, Alaska (1972)

An avid stamp collector and award-winning illustrator, James Barkley has created images for America’s most prestigious corporations and publications, including General Foods, IBM, NBC, PepsiCo, Sony, Columbia Pictures, Esquire, National Geographic, and McCall’s. He has taught aspiring illustrators as a professor of art at Bridgeport University and the Parsons School of Design, and he served as a trustee of the Society of Illustrators in New York. Passionate about the environment, he has created nature paintings for the U.S. Department of the Interior, the National Park Service, and the U.S. Postal Service.


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