Motorola "House of the Future" ads from the 1960s, painted by Charles Schridde

Vintage Ads group participant write_light has posted a fantastic gallery of Charles Schridde Motorola "House of the Future" ads, along with some interesting background on the series:

The artist who painted these gems is Charles Schridde (who just passed in May of this year).  These ads and other vintage television ads can be had (at Amazon for an astonishing low price of 30¢, not a typo) in the book Window to the Future: The Golden Age of Television… by Steve Kosareff.   Further ad paintings by Schridde are HERE and HERE at

CONTEST ENTRY: Motorola's House of The Future