Three (3) pieces of illustration art, used for covers of Romance books, by artists including Ron Lesser, Uldis Klavins, andEdward Tadiello. 1st item: Ron Lesser (New York, 20th century) oil on board cover art illustration for "The Other Side", published by Harlequin Books, 1986. Depicts a young woman with dark blonde hair in a room with dark floral wallpaper, gazing into a mirror reflecting an image of herself in a white satin nightgown, with a man in black clothes and dark brown hair. Signed "Lesser" lower right. Typed paper label en verso. Unframed. 15" H x 10 1/8" W. 2nd item: Uldis Klavins (American, 20th Century) gouache on board cover art illustration depicting a brunette woman in a yellow satin nightgown seated at a vanity, a middle aged man with greying brown hair standing behind her with his hand in her hair, the mirror showing the reflection of the same woman in a red dress and upswept hair. Signed "Uldis Klavins (copyright)" lower right. "X1987/20" in pencil en verso. Unframed. Image – 24" H x 17 3/4" W. Board – 25 3/8" H x 20 1/8" W. 3rditem: Edward Tadiello (New York/New Jersey, b. 1950) acrylic on board cover art illustration for the book "Passion's Bold Caress" by Pamela Caldwell, published by Zebra, 1991. Depicts a blonde knight, partially clad in chain male, embracing a young woman with strawberry blonde hair in a pink medieval gown in an outdoor setting with lake, hills, wild horses, and castle. Signed "EdTadiello" right center. Includes a copy of the front cover of the book. Unframed. Board – 20 1/8" H x 13 1/8" W. Book cover – 7" H x 5 1/4" W. All items late 20th century. CONDITION: 1st item: Overall very good condition with minor losses, largest 1/2", to edges of board. 2nd-3rd items: Overall very good condition.
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