Sunday, February 26, 2017

R I V E R S . . . in art

a Gustav Caillebotte painting
        
~  ~  R I V E R S  ~  ~
          
Theo van Rysselberghe
Theo van Rysselberghe art     click image twice
        
~  ~  R I V E R S  ~  ~
          
an Agnes Miller Parker illustration of a river
an Agnes Miller Parker illustration, 1940s?
        
~  ~  R I V E R S  ~  ~
          
a Charles F. Tunnicliffe illustration of eels in a stream
a Charles F. Tunnicliffe illustration
        
~  ~  R I V E R S  ~  ~
          
a Charles Robinson illustration of a bird
 a Charles Robinson book illustration
        
~  ~  R I V E R S  ~  ~
          
Walter Spradbery
a Walter Spradbery poster illustration     click twice


~  ~  R I V E R S  ~  ~
          
Carl Otto Czeschka
Carl Otto Czeschka     see full size
        
~  ~  R I V E R S  ~  ~
          
Frank E. Schoonover river canoe
a Frank E. Schoonover illustration
        
~  ~  R I V E R S  ~  ~
          
Gustav Klimt
Gustav Klimt art      click twice

~  ~  R I V E R S  ~  ~
          
W.O.J. Nieuwenkamp 1903
W.O.J. Nieuwenkamp 1903 art     see full size

~  ~  R I V E R S  ~  ~
          
Wislow Homer art, drinking deer
Winslow Homer art,  and fittingly it's a watercolor     click twice


~  ~  R I V E R S  ~  ~
          
an Eric Fraser illustration of a jungle river
an Eric Fraser illustration
        
~  ~  R I V E R S  ~  ~
          
A Mel Crawford illustration of Magilla Gorilla for Little Golden Books
 a Mel Crawford children's book illustration about Magilla Gorilla,  1960s
see full size
        
~  ~  R I V E R S  ~  ~
          
a Franklin Booth illustration
        
~  ~  R I V E R S  ~  ~
          
Ernest Lawson
 Ernest Lawson art,  1930      click twice

~  ~  R I V E R S  ~  ~
          
Paul Landacre 1943 scratchboard illustration
Paul Landacre art,  1943      click twice

~  ~  R I V E R S  ~  ~
          
a Constant Duval poster illustration for Chateau D'Amboise
a Constant Duval poster illustration
               
~  ~  R I V E R S  ~  ~
            
Bernard Boutet de Monvel illustration of a riverboat
Bernard Boutet de Monvel      click twice
        
~  ~  R I V E R S  ~  ~
          
Charles F Tunnicliffe
 a Charles Tunnicliffe illustration
        
~  ~  R I V E R S  ~  ~
          
Felix Vallotton painting of a river
Felix Vallotton art      click twice
              
         Click below to hear my song from the 1980s . . .


   
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Sunday, February 19, 2017

A M U S E M E N T S - that have passed

slanted house illusion photograph
When we tire of productive intelligence,  the gap is filled with . . .
          
A M U S E M E N T S
   
a painting of a 1770s volcanic guided tour
a 1770s volcanic guided tour     click to enlarge
    
 A M U S E M E N T S
    
an 1837 reclining swing, an illustration
an 1837 "reclining swing"
   
A M U S E M E N T S
        
an 1843 amusement ride illustration, France
an 1843 amusement ride,  France     see full size
   
A M U S E M E N T S
     
An 1883 child's horsie jumper toy from a Canadian catalog, an illustration
An 1883 child's amusement from a Canadian catalog
     
A M U S E M E N T S
    
1884 Magic Windmill prank advertisement illustration
an 1884 novelty for boys    "Magic Windmill for Boys - When blown into by any person not in on the secret,  he will be furnished with a pair of mustaches."
    
A M U S E M E N T S
     
1890 expanding mustache novelty, from an illustrated catalog
"The Expanding Mustache ... By blowing rapidly into the tube you can
cause the paper roll to fly out and back with lightning speed" 
the wit of youth in 1890

 A M U S E M E N T S
     
1894 fireworks illustration
 1894 fireworks
     
A M U S E M E N T S
  
a 1901 amusement park, birdseye view looking down
a 1901 amusement park     click image twice
   
A M U S E M E N T S
     
a 1905 amusement park, 'Double Whirl' ride photograph
the "Double Whirl" at a 1905 amusement park      click twice
    
A M U S E M E N T S
        
1905 amusement ride, Loop the Loop photograph
"Loop the Loop"   getting serious in 1905
    
A M U S E M E N T S
    
1905 amusement park medical facilities, from an industry supply catalog, a photograph
1905 amusement park medical facilities,  from an industry supply catalog
     
A M U S E M E N T S
     
1910 amusement park moving stairs would change direction, illustration
1910 amusement park 'moving stairs' would change direction     click twice
    
             A M U S E M E N T S
     
a Peter Arno cartoon, 1928
"Hortense!  Hortense - how can you giggle at a moment like this?" 
a Peter Arno cartoon,  1928    click twice
   
A M U S E M E N T S
    
1947 slot machines from a catalog
1947 gambling machines     see full size
     
A M U S E M E N T S
  
an early 1950s slanted house illusion photograph
an early 1950s slanted house illusion
   
A M U S E M E N T S
       
a 1950s slanted house illusion, color photograph
a 1950s slanted house illusion 
    
A M U S E M E N T S
         
vintage steel bell roller toy, a color photograph
a vintage toy for tots: notice the metal tinkle-bell in the left cage . . .
they were common on earlier baby toys . . . loud and indestructible
      
A M U S E M E N T S
    
1972 carnival bumper cars from an industry brochure, a color photograph
1972 carnival bumper cars from an industry brochure
      
A M U S E M E N T S 
   
Lusse Auto Scooter, a 1972 bumper car illustration
1972 bumper car: a refurbished model from the 1960s,  or maybe just an old unchanged design?
       
A M U S E M E N T S
              
a 1940 Albert Hampson illustration of a woman ina bumper car, Saturday Evening Post
a 1940 Albert Hampson illustration
       
A M U S E M E N T S
              
                          
A M U S E M E N T S
                      
Click below to watch my animation 'LAFFOMETER'
               
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