Sunday, November 26, 2017

S K Y L I N E S . . . of big cities

Toronto architecture, a photograph of a giant apartment building
Toronto
      
S K Y L I N E S
         
Sabina airline poster, a city skyline at night
a Sabina airline poster
     
S K Y L I N E S
       
Rik Smits art, a city skyline at night
Rik Smits art       click twice
      
S K Y L I N E S
        
Scandinavian Airlines System poster, a city skyline at night
Scandinavian Airlines System
          
S K Y L I N E S
        
Mario Chiattone art
Mario Chiattone       click twice
        
S K Y L I N E S
        
a 1783 balloon flight in France
a 1783 balloon flight
         
S K Y L I N E S
        
a C.G. Evers illustration
a C.G. Evers illustration,  1940s?       click image twice for full size
     
S K Y L I N E S
       
a Viktor Schreckengost painting of an urban skyline at night
Viktor Schreckengost
     
S K Y L I N E S
          
1888 New York City, an illustration of Coenties Slip
1888 New York City       click twice
Coenties Slip 2017, Wikipedia:  although surrounded by skyscrapers,
a row of buildings from the 19th century still stands along the block that
is open to vehicles, and these buildings are in active use by small businesses
     
S K Y L I N E S
       
a poster, New Zealand 1840 - 1940 centennial
a 1940 poster for the New Zealand Centennial Exhibition
     
S K Y L I N E S
       
a Winsor Mccay newspaper editorial cartoon       see full size
"get rich quick"    "bootleg whiskey"    "crime"    "dope"
     
S K Y L I N E S
       
Harvey comics, Little Dot looking at a city at night
Harvey comics, 1960s?
     
S K Y L I N E S
       
a Boris Bilinsky 1927 poster for Fritz Lang's film,  Metropolis
click twice
     
S K Y L I N E S
       
Ivan Bilibin illustration
Russia:  an Ivan Bilibin book illustration

S K Y L I N E S
       
a Frans Masereel woodcut
a Frans Masereel woodcut
     
S K Y L I N E S
       
a Frans Masereel woodcut, a couple's urban depression and sadness
Frans Masereel
     
S K Y L I N E S
       
an Alexander Leydenfrost illustration of flooded New York city in disaster
an Alexander Leydenfrost illustration       see full size 
Alexander Leydenfrost was a baron in the Austro-Hungarian monarchy,
and a very successful illustrator in the USA
          
S K Y L I N E S
       
a Merrill Grant illustration of a harbor and city skyline for a children's book
a Merrill Grant 1960s children's book illustration       see full size
     
S K Y L I N E S
   
a photograph of the back of giant rooftop advertising billboards in 1928
the back of rooftop advertising billboards in 1928
     
S K Y L I N E S
        
M.C. Escher, a town's rooftops and church, Amsterdam
part of 1934 Amsterdam:  an M.C. Escher print
     
S K Y L I N E S
        
an artist's concept drawing for a Disney animation       click twice
     
S K Y L I N E S
            
Disney Land Of Symphony animation background
Disney Land Of Symphony       click twice
         
S K Y L I N E S
             
        a 1930 photograph vision of 1980
a 1930 vision of 1980       click twice
 
S K Y L I N E S
       
Frank R. Paul, 100 years hence, a future city, Hugo Gernsback
a Frank R. Paul magazine illustration       click twice
     
S K Y L I N E S
            
1938 USA skyscrapers, a photograph 1938  USA
     
S K Y L I N E S
            
Mel Crawford, Yogi Bear
from Mel Crawford children's book, 1960s
     
S K Y L I N E S
            
a Ronald Searle urban rooftop gardener in a city skyline
a Ronald Searle illustration       see full size
     
S K Y L I N E S
            
a watercolor Gilbey's Gin ad 1962
a 1961 watercolor illustration       click twice
     
S K Y L I N E S
            
an art installation by Zhan Wang, stainless steel city
an art installation by Zhan Wang       click twice
     
S K Y L I N E S
            
an art installation by Zhan Wang, stainless steel city
Zhan Wang       click twice
     
S K Y L I N E S
            
Ben Tolman art, 2015, a city skyline
Ben Tolman,  2015
        

Sunday, November 19, 2017

H U N T I N G . . . by different artists

a Warwick Reynolds illustration of a hare fleeing a dog
a Warwick Reynolds illustration
                
H U N T I N G
                  
Franz von Stuck, a centaur kills a deer man
Franz von Stuck       see full size
         
H U N T I N G
                
a George Cruikshank cartoon, a man flees from time
George Cruikshank
           
H U N T I N G
               
a Randoph Caldecott illustration of fox hunting
a Randoph Caldecott book illustration     click image twice for full size
      
H U N T I N G
    
Artzybasheff, rabbit fleeing wolf
a Boris Artzybasheff illustration
               
H U N T I N G
    
from an 1880s children's book farm cat hunting mice, detailed color illustration
an 1880s children's book farm cat     click twice
        
H U N T I N G
    
Frank Frazetta
Frank Frazetta
        
H U N T I N G
             
an S.R. Badmin illustration of a winter fox hunt in England
an S.R. Badmin illustration
       
H U N T I N G
               
an L. Leslie Brooke illustration, initial A, an archer misses the mark
an L. Leslie Brooke illustration       click twice
            
H U N T I N G
                    
Fritz Hegenbart, bad intent
Fritz Hegenbart
            
H U N T I N G
        
a 1968 supermarket, color photograph of shoppers in aisles
hunting for food in a 1968 supermarket
        
H U N T I N G
      
George Du Maurier 1898, fox hunting
      a George Du Maurier cartoon, 1898     see full size
    
H U N T I N G
     
Charles F Tunnicliffe dogs
Charles F. Tunnicliffe
        
H U N T I N G
     
am 1800s Punch cartoon about fox hunting
an 1800s cartoon from Punch    "This is anything but agreeable"
       
H U N T I N G
      
a Robert Williams painting about hunting
a Robert Williams painting     click twice
         
H U N T I N G
     
Japan 1890 art, men killing a giant fish
Japan 1890    click twice
    
H U N T I N G
     
a Bruno Paul illustration
a Bruno Paul illustration
        
H U N T I N G
     
a Fritz Behn sculpture of a big cat
Fritz Behn     see full size
                 
H U N T I N G
          
a color illustration of a cat from a Lynley Dodd 1973 children's book from a Lynley Dodd 1973 children's book
     
H U N T I N G
           
an A. B. Frost drawing of a dog chasing a vagrant from the property
A. B. Frost     see full size
    
H U N T I N G
              
Charles Harper cat hunting bird
Charles Harper
          
H U N T I N G
            
Ronald Searle, the Stranger, a cat cartoon
Ronald Searle    click twice
          
H U N T I N G
             
Charles Tunnicliffe
Charles Tunnicliffe

H U N T I N G
              
Charles Livingston Bull
a Charles Livingston Bull illustration     click twice

H U N T I N G
               
an Ed Valigursky book illustration of a giant robot hunting a man
an Ed Valigursky book illustration

H U N T I N G
                   
Frederic Remington art, wolves hunt a man slowly and patiently
Frederic Remington    click twice

H U N T I N G
                 
an L. Leslie Brooke children's book illustration of dad and son bear bears at home
an L. Leslie Brooke children's book

H U N T I N G
                 
Norman McGary & Hawley Pratt for a 1961 children's book, Yogi bear hunting picnic baskets
Norman McGary & Hawley Pratt for a 1961 children's book

H U N T I N G
                 
colorful illustration of a leopard in a tree