I had the pleasure of illustrating this cover of Yale Alumni Magazine. This portrait depicts Yan Phou Lee, Yale class of 1887. Originally from China, He would combat prejudice in America by becoming a fierce advocate for the rights of Chinese immigrants. Enormous thanks to art director, Jeanine Dunn, for entrusting me with this fantastic assignment. Below are some cover ideas:
Included in the interior article is this family tree I illustrated for Yan Phou Lee's descendants:
This article opener represents Yan Phou Lee during his time at Yale University, in New Haven, CT.
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