Sunday, July 26, 2015

The concept of LUNCH . . .

a Bruce McCall illustration for the New Yorker Magazine April 2018, two food vendors exchanging lunches
a Bruce McCall illustration for the New Yorker Magazine
     
L U N C H
             
     
Ralph Goings art, condiments at a restaurant
a Ralph Goings realism painting       click image twice for full size
          
L U N C H
             
      
Jim Woodring
Jim Woodring
         
L U N C H
 
     
Pieter Bruegel the elder - lunch
a Pieter Bruegel The Elder painting,  1500s       click twice
                
L U N C H
            
an 1868 cartoon
             
L U N C H
                        
Michael Sowa, a pig wallowing in a giant bowl of soup
Michael Sowa       click twice
       
L U N C H
                         
Michael Sowa, a pig wallowing in a giant bowl of soup
Michael Sowa       click twice
                
L U N C H
             
"Hot Chestnuts!"     an 1871 street vendor             
      
L U N C H
         
Richard Estes art, an urban restaurant
Richard Estes art       click twice
              
L U N C H
                    
Richard Estes art, an urban restaurant
Richard Estes art       click twice 
             
L U N C H
            
1896 automated cafeteria
this 1896 automated cafeteria eliminated employees     click twice
             
L U N C H
             
Ellsworth Young illustration lunch 1905
Ellsworth Young's 1905 cartoon illustration
of an ancient Roman lunch
             
L U N C H
             
H.R. Petersen 1913 magazine illustration of exploding lunch
a 1913 humorous magazine illustration
             
L U N C H
            
1919  "Sheep brains and pork plucks  (organs and intestines)"
             
L U N C H
             
Bernard Boutet de Monvel drawing
a Bernard Boutet de Monvel drawing:  the cheese is hard and sour     click twice
             
L U N C H
             
sun-dappled 1940s illustration of a maid setting tea outside
a 1940s illustration
 
L U N C H
               
Bill Elder for MAD, Restaurant!
Bill Elder for MAD       click twice
    
L U N C H
               
an Arthur Getz illustration for The  New Yorker magazine September 1970
an Arthur Getz illustration
     
L U N C H
               
Drew Friedman, dumb conversation in a Florida coffee shop
Drew Friedman ... disappointing intellectualism
    
L U N C H
            
1939 restaurant booths from an industry supply catalog
1939 restaurant booths       click twice
         
L U N C H
                
The RISE of DUTTON LANG - UPA animation
a UPA animation,  1950s     click twice
             
L U N C H
             
Bob Jones illustration of mouse picnic
a Bob Jones illustration
 
L U N C H
             
a Noel Fontanet poster, Lora LaGraisse Vitaminee, a smiling fork
Noel Fontanet

       

Sunday, July 19, 2015

The colour RED in art . . .

1886 red ornament German
1886 ornament,  German
       
   
R E D
                  
a red garnet in a close up photograph
a red garnet       click image twice for full size
         
R E D
                       
red leaves in a botany illustration
an old botany illustration
      

R E D
                
a Frank Godwin book illustration, guarding a wounded pirate
a Frank Godwin book illustration
          
R E D
               
Charles Harper illustration for Ford Times 1959, ladybugs
a Charles Harper illustration       click twice
        
R E D
                
Murano glass 1955
Murano glass,  1955
 
       
R E D
                
a Frederic Church painting of a ship with red sky
a Frederic Church painting       see full size
         
R E D
                  
1950 alcohol drugs tobacco, unattended cigarette
1950
            

R E D
                  
a Tom Thompson painting of a red bush
a Tom Thompson painting
         
R E D
              
a 1957 DeSoto Fireflite with trailer and Herters powerboat
a 1957 DeSoto Fireflite pulling a Herters powerboat 
see full size 
         
R E D
                  
a Maurice Busset illustration of men parachuting in war
a Maurice Busset illustration of WW1
       
R E D
                  
Carlo Scarpa red glass bowl 1940
Carlo Scarpa glass,  1940       see full size
         
R E D
                      
a 1960 Qwip can of instant whipped cream
a 1960 Qwip can of instant whipped cream
        

R E D
                  
Marcel Van Eeden strawberry shortcake
Marcel Van Eeden
         
R E D
               
Yayoi Kusama red balls with white dots
Yayoi Kusama       see full size
        
R E D
                   
NGI Navigazione Generale Italiana, a cruise ship poster
NGI Navigazione Generale Italiana
       
R E D
                  
an ornamental red fan 1900 Japan
an ornamental fan,  1900 Japan
         
R E D
                       
a Ralph Goings realism painting of restaurant condiments at the counter
a Ralph Goings painting       see full size
                     
R E D
        
an 1895 stage actor in red velvet
an 1895 stage actor in red velvet
               
R E D
        
Smooth Power, a 1940s illustration all in red
a 1948 advertising illustration  "Smooth Power"
     
 R E D
        
1960s Du Maurier ad in red
an advertisement for du Maurier cigarettes
      
R E D
        
a 1960s illustration of stylish red car seats
a 1960s illustration
      
R E D
        
Australia aboriginal art
Australia aboriginal art
      
R E D
         
Thomas Theodor Heine, small dog in a red chair
Thomas Theodor Heine       click twice
      
R E D
        
a 1963 kitchen illustration in red
a 1963 kitchen illustration       click twice
      
R E D
        
Ed Roth's Brother Rat Fink
Ed Roth's  "Brother Rat Fink"
      
R E D
        
a Mead Schaeffer illustration
a Mead Schaeffer illustration
      
R E D
        
1965 Life Savers candy advertising illustration, red apple flavour
1965 Life Savers candy,  "What will they think of next?"
      
R E D
        
Erte illustration - red woman on a swing
an Erte illustration    click twice
    
R E D
        
a color photograph of red vanadinitevanadinite
      
R E D
        
Lalique glass vase red 1932
Lalique glass,  1932