Sunday, May 28, 2017

R O A D S . . . in art

        
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Ronald Searle Scrooge
a Ronald Searle illustration
        
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a Marion Post Wolcott photograph, 1940 country road, Spanish moss
a Marion Post Wolcott photograph,  1940       click image twice for full size
        
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a Harry Rountree illustration, country road
a Harry Rountree illustration
       
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Vincent Van Gogh, country road
Vincent Van Gogh       click twice
        
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Edward Gorey
suspence by Edward Gorey
        
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Edmund Dulac, highway robbery
an Edmund Dulac illustration       click twice
        
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Martin Lewis 1935 art, conversation at a rail crossing
a Martin Lewis print,  1935       click  twice
        
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1927 New Yorker Magazine cover
from a 1927 magazine cover
        
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a Robert Riggs illustration, airplane high over road
a Robert Riggs illustration       click  twice
     
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1960 UK car advertisement illustration
a 1960 UK advertising illustration
        
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a Disney background, forest road
a Disney animation background       click twice
    
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Franz Masereel woodcut, country road
a Franz Masereel print
        
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Bernie Fuchs, sunset road
a Bernie Fuchs illustration       click twice
  
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John A Grimshaw art
John A Grimshaw art:  the moon and the valley are both vanishing points,
creating an amplified sensation of depth.
        
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a Harry Fenn illustration, a man walking a country road in winter
a Harry Fenn illustration 
       
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Harold Von Schmidt illustration
a Harold Von Schmidt illustration       click twice
            
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a Franz Wacik illustration
a Franz Wacik illustration       click twice
       
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Dr. Seuss, and to think that I saw it on Mulberry street
"And to Think That I Saw it on Mulberry Street"    by Dr. Seuss
       
R O A D S
       
a Frank Brangwyn bookplate, the Avenue Press
a Frank Brangwyn bookplate       click twice
       
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1919 country road photograph
a 1919 photograph       click twice
       
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a Grant Haffner painting
a Grant Haffner painting       click twice
       
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1967 Corvette illustration
1967 Corvette
       
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Harrison Cady
from a Harrison Cady children's book       click twice
        
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Hans Mueller 1939, lonely city
Hans Mueller 1939
        
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a 1920 streetlight with antlers
a 1920 streetlight,  also sold without antlers
                  
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a blue 1962 El Tiburon Shark Roadster
a 1962 El Tiburon Shark Roadster       click twice
           
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Isaak Llich Levitan, country road
Isaak Llich Levitan       click twice
      
R O A D S
          
Walter King Stone
Walter King Stone       click twice
        

Sunday, May 21, 2017

T R E E S . . . in art

a 1902 German carpet, hand colored photograph for a sales catalog, beautiful tree
a 1902 German carpet
      
T  R  E  E  S
     
a Dugold Stewart Walker children's book illustration
a Dugold Stewart Walker children's book illustration
      
T  R  E  E  S
     
a Jerry Grandenetti 1960s comic book cover for Men Of War #49
a Jerry Grandenetti 1960s comic book cover
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
Jacob George Strutt 1824, a tree as a home
a tree as a home . . . Jacob George Strutt, 1824
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
a James R. Bingham illustration, tree is part of the family
the tree as family member . . . a James R. Bingham illustration
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
1904 estate garden tree, color painting
a 1904 tree in the service of an estate . . . nobody loves you Jeeves
    
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an old wild tree 1890
an old wild tree, 1890
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
Hede Jahn, a civilized tree
Hede Jahn
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
Hans Anderson 1898, The Nightingale
"The Nightingale"  by Hans Anderson,  1898
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
a giant 1884 garden tree, color illustration
an 1884 garden tree
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
1915 Panama Exposition tree, a photograph
a glamor tree at the 1915 Panama Exposition
    
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1913 privilaged trees, fancy trees photograph
two more stylish sophisticates in a 1913 garden
    
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1939 tree relocation by an International Truck, color illustration
an alarmed and concerned tree in 1939
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
Walter Joseph Phillips tree
Walter Joseph Phillips
    
T  R  E  E  S
   
Eyvind Earle, a color winter night scene with trees and moon
Eyvind Earle      click twice
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
1955 tree illustration, wood on wood, tree on wood
1955
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
1888 silver maple tree illustration
a self-important tree in 1888
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
Giant American Elm, hand colored photograph, unusual tinted photograph
a happy 1921 American elm
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
1700s topiary illustration
a humiliated tree, 1700s
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
an 1839 topiary treehouse illustration
an 1839 topiary treehouse . . . those who are rooted must resign to their fate
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
Jacob George Strutt 1826
Jacob George Strutt, 1826      click image twice
    
T  R  E  E  S
   
Coffee Tree restaurant photograph
the Coffee Tree restaurant, 1980
    
T  R  E  E  S
   
Eyvind Earle, sleeping tree, giant tree
a sleeping tree by Eyvind Earle
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
Ciafferi illustration
a tree as an entity by Ciafferi     click twice
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
Cicely Mary Barker, tree elf girl
a Cicely Mary Barker illustration
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
Cicely Mary Barker, tree elf boy
Cicely Mary Barker
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
an A.H. Hallam Murray book illustration, exotic tree
an A.H. Hallam Murray book illustration
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
a tree as an adversary by EA Verpilleux 1931, Robinson Cruso
a tree as an adversary by EA Verpilleux, 1931
    
T  R  E  E  S
    
an inconsequential tree in 1955, bulldozer kills tree
an inconsequential tree in 1955
      
T  R  E  E  S
      
Hannes Bok 1946, curse
a Hannes Bok illustration,  1946
      
T  R  E  E  S
       
Walter J. Phillips, Canadian art
Walter J. Phillips     click twice