Sunday, April 24, 2016

M I R R O R S . . . in art

     
M I R R O R S
      
a Bernard Boutet de Monvel painting of a skscaper building
Bernard Boutet de Monvel
     
M I R R O R S
      
A Pablo Picasso painting of a woman at her mirror
a Pablo Picasso painting      click image twice for full size
     
M I R R O R S
      
"... a globe-mirror is one of the most offensive objects that can be placed in a garden" 
an 1883 newspaper opinion criticizes garden mirror-globes 
     
M I R R O R S
      
Richard Estes art, an urban scene with reflective glass
Richard Estes art       click twice
         
M I R R O R S
      
an Oleg Cassini 1962 ad design for Cutex, kaleidoscope
an Oleg Cassini 1962 advertising design for cosmetics
     
M I R R O R S
      
Art Werger, urban reflecive glass
Art Werger       click twice
     
M I R R O R S
      
A catalog illustration for a 1949 bathroom mirror
  a catalog illustration for a 1949 bathroom mirror ... they say that vampires have no reflection.
     
M I R R O R S
      
a Bev Doolittle painting of First Nations men on horse procession past a natural reflection of a giant eagle
a Bev Doolittle painting       click twice
     
M I R R O R S
      
A Kay Nielson illustration of Dorien Grey at his portrait, for Wilde's book
Dorien Grey's aging portrait of himself is like a mirror,  in this illustration
 by Kay Nielson for Oscar Wilde's book
     
M I R R O R S
      
A George Cruikshank comical drawing of a man shaving, 1800s
a George Cruikshank drawing, 1800s
     
M I R R O R S
      

A 1938 store window display using tinted mirrors
  a 1938 store window display with color-tinted mirrors
     
M I R R O R S
      
1937 Vitroflex glass, a flexible surface
1937 Vitroflex glass      click twice
     
M I R R O R S
      
A 1900 photograph of the Salon of Illusions with visual infinity, in the Palace of Electricity.
1900 Paris Exposition: the "Salon of Illusions" in the Palace of Electricity
was a mirrored and lighted hall with visual infinity     click twice
     
M I R R O R S
      
A 1900 illustration of the Salon of Illusions with visual infinity
 this illustration of the "Salon of Illusions" adds clarity     click twice
     
M I R R O R S
      
1810 empire mirror
an 1810 Empire style mirror
     
M I R R O R S
      
a John W. Elischer 1921 metal statuette of a woman with a mirror
John W. Elischer 1921
     
M I R R O R S
      
a 1946 nightclub stage mirror
a 1946 nightclub stage mirror
        
M I R R O R S
      
a Mike Hinge illustration,  1975
     
M I R R O R S
      
a 1955 Line Vautrin wall mirror with starburst design
a 1955 Line Vautrin wall mirror       click twice
     
M I R R O R S
      
Christoph Niemann art
     
M I R R O R S
      
a women's dressing vanity,  1930s?
     
M I R R O R S
      
1700s Spain: opposite mirrors create a visual infinity
1700s Spain:  opposite mirrors create a visual infinity room

     
M I R R O R S
      
a 1949 strapless bra in an advertising photograph
a 1949 strapless bra

     
M I R R O R S
      
a Charles Ginner painting
a Charles Ginner painting
     
M I R R O R S
      
An 1935 ink drawing by Rowley Murphy
A 1935 India ink reflection by Rowley Murphy     click twice
     
M I R R O R S
      
A Yayoi Kusama mirrored art installation
a Yayoi Kusama mirrored art installation       click twice
     
M I R R O R S
      
Yayoi Kusama mirrored art
Yayoi Kusama       click twice
     
M I R R O R S
      
1926 hotel mirror
1926
     

A N G E R . . . in art

Moriz Jung large color poster for theater
a Moriz Jung design
       
A N G E R
            
A.B. Frost illustration 1881 of angry cat
an A.B. Frost illustration,  1881     click image twice for full size
       
A N G E R
            
Leslie Illingworth cartoon 1958, women streetfighting
a Leslie Illingworth illustration,  1958
       
 A N G E R
            
Ilja Jefimowitsch Repin 1885 painting, Ivans son
an Ilja Jefimowitsch Repin 1885 historical painting of 1581:
Ivan the Terrible kills his son in anger     click twice

 A N G E R
            
G Lagendyk drawing of an angry ram
       
A N G E R
            
Aubrey Beardsley large illustration
an Aubrey Beardsley illustration
       
A N G E R
            
a Franz Masereel woodcut of a beating
a Franz Masereel woodcut
       
A N G E R
            
Wallace Tripp illustration of an angry mouse
a Wallace Tripp illustration     click twice

A N G E R
            
"The Truth"  a 1914 Ray Rohn cartoon
"The Truth"  1914
      
A N G E R
            
a Charles Rodrigues cartoon for National Lampooon Magazine 1973
a Charles Rodrigues cartoon,  1973
       
A N G E R
            
Jan Asselijn 1651 swan
Jan Asselijn,  1651     click twice
       
A N G E R
            
Howie Post Hot Stuff art
"Hot Stuff, the little devil"  Howie Post comic book art     click twice

A N G E R
            
Frank FrazettaFrank Frazetta
       
A N G E R
            
W. Heath Robinson illustration of angry woman at beach
a W. Heath Robinson illustration     click twice
       
A N G E R
            
A.B. Frost illustration of a rooster chasing a dog
an A.B. Frost illustration     see full size
       
A N G E R

       
A N G E R
            
an Art Lozzi background for a Yogi Bear animation
an Art Lozzi background for a Yogi Bear animation
           
 A N G E R
            
Max Klinger art, a mother
Max Klinger art
       
A N G E R
            
Bully for Bugs 1953
Warner Bros. 1953     click twice
          

Sunday, April 17, 2016

The 1915 WORLD'S FAIR

Panama-Pacific International Exposition San Francisco, a printed drink coaster 1915
"Panama-Pacific International Exposition,  San Francisco 1915"   from Wikipedia:

". . . to celebrate the completion of the Panama Canal . . . widely seen in the city
as an opportunity to showcase its recovery from the 1906 earthquake."
    
1915 WORLD'S FAIR
    
1915 pan pacific expo turnstiles entrance
the entrance locations: all had technically advanced turnstiles       click twice
    
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1915 pan pacific expo ticket
  pay fifty cents per-day admission . . .
    
1915 WORLD'S FAIR
    
1915 pan pacific expo
. . . or sneak in by hot air device       see full size
    
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1915 WORLD'S FAIR giant gate
    

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1915 pan pacific expo photo of dome
    
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1915 pan pacific expo photo of giant columns
click twice
     
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1915 pan pacific expo arches
     
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1915 pan pacific expo Underwood giant typewriter photograph
a 14 ton functioning typewriter       see full size
    
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1915 pan pacific expo, Fageol Motors Fadgl train photograph
Fageol Motors made transporters,  nicknamed by the public as 'Fadgl trains' 
see full size
    
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1915 pan pacific expo photo of ornamental sculpture
1915 pan pacific expo ornament
 
    

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1915 Worlds Fair Dome
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1915 pan pacific expo photo of the Tower of Jewels
the 'Tower of Jewels' was covered with 102,000 colored cut-glass gems       click twice
    
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1915 pan pacific expo color by Jules Guerin
artist Jules Guerin designed all external colors ...
that's not him in the bushes is it?        click twice
    
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1915 pan pacific expo, large photo
click twice
     
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1915 pan pacific expo, large photo of the Joy Zone
a midway area known as 'The Joy Zone'       click twice
    
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1915 pan pacific expo, large photo of the Aeroscope, giant carnival ride
the 'Aeroscope' slowly raised two stories of 120 spectators
    
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1915 WORLD'S FAIR
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1915 pan pacific expo National Women's Party Freedom Booth, large photo
The National Woman's Party were invited       click twice
    
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1915 pan pacific expo photo of the green wall
a part of the 'Green Wall Of Mesembryanthemum'      
click twice
    
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1915 pan pacific expo photo of giant doorway
click twice
    
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1915 WORLD'S FAIR, Jules Guerin illustration
see full size 
    
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1915 WORLD'S FAIR poster
   

1915 WORLD'S FAIR
    
1915 WORLD'S FAIR poster 2