Sunday, February 25, 2018

T I M E . . . by different artists and designers

an Eric Drooker illustration for The New Yorker March 20 1995, a past aboriginal in a boat passes and urban industrial city
an Eric Drooker illustration
      
T   I   M   E
             
a Constantin Alajalov illustration for The New Yorker October 1944, table dawdlers in a busy restaurantt
a Constantin Alajalov illustration
     
T   I   M   E
        
an Al Parker illustration of a crime scene with clocks
an Al Parker illustration
      
T   I   M   E
       
a 1940s "Westclox Big Ben" alarm clock designed by Henri Dreyfuss
a 1940s "Westclox Big Ben"  alarm clock designed by Henri Dreyfuss
... time is movement in another dimension
     
T   I   M   E
        
an 1800s Frederic Remington illustration of a man loading a  flintlock rifle at full gallop
an 1800s Frederic Remington illustration of a man loading a 
flintlock rifle at full gallop       click image twice
      
T   I   M   E
        
Chris Ware teens killing time
Chris Ware
      
T   I   M   E
        
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"Slow Motion"    a Jack Davis cartoon for MAD       click twice
       
T   I   M   E
        
a Maurice Vellekoop illustration of opera
a Maurice Vellekoop illustration of dramatic opera
      
T   I   M   E
        
a 1925 "Minute service station" photograph
a 1925 "Minute service station"  promised gasoline fast       see full size 
      
T   I   M   E
        
a 1950 airbrush illustration by Fritz Bühler
a 1950 airbrush illustration by Fritz Bühler
      
T   I   M   E
        
a before and after Glenn's Sulpher Soap advertisent, 1900?
"Before using"  "After using"  "Sulpher Soap"
      
T   I   M   E
        
a before and after illustration by Norman Rockwell, the family car trip
a before and after illustration by Norman Rockwell,  1947       click twice
      
T   I   M   E
        
a 1980 Piaget watch, color photograph
a 1980 Piaget watch
      
T   I   M   E
        
Four O'Clock magazine 1897,
"Four O'Clock"  magazine,  1897
      
T   I   M   E
        
a Herbert Paus illustration, "May 1905"
Herbert Paus   "May 1905"     click twice
      
T   I   M   E
        
a Richard Giralt 1932 poster illustration, "Un feliz ano nuevo"
a Richard Giralt 1932 illustration
      
T   I   M   E
        
1950 Intermission graphic
1950   "Intermission"
      
T   I   M   E
        
a 2006 woman's watch with a clear face showing the works
a 2006 woman's watch with a clear face showing the works
      
T   I   M   E
        
a1950s Jack Davis color cartoon for MAD, "Slow motion waterski jump"
Jack Davis for MAD,  1950s     click twice
      
T   I   M   E
        
a Rea Irvin illustration of routine life
a Rea Irvin illustration
      
T   I   M   E
        
a Soviet poster
a Soviet poster
      
T   I   M   E
        
a Joseph Christian Leyendecker illustration, "A Real Happy New Year"
a Joseph Christian Leyendecker illustration       see full size
      
T   I   M   E
        
a Bruno Paul illustration of prison
a Bruno Paul illustration
      
T   I   M   E
        
a 2000's timepiece photo showing the inner works
a 2000's timepiece       click twice
      
T   I   M   E
        
a 1969 Franco Grignani cover illustration for Ray Bradbury's "The Day it Rained Forever"
1969 Franco Grignani  "The Day it Rained Forever"
      
T   I   M   E
        
Laurent Durieux. "Visit Tomorrowland Today!"
Laurent Durieux       click twice
"Visit Tomorrowland Today!" 
      
T   I   M   E
        
Pierre Vidal cartoon about rush hour and rat race
an old Pierre Vidal cartoon
     

Sunday, February 18, 2018

C O L U M N S . . . and pillars

a color tinted photograph of decorated columns at the 1900 Paris World's Fair
gawk freely at the splendor of the Paris World's Fair in 1889 ...  columns are meant to be seen,  they're the fancy-boys of structural support
         
C O L U M N S
         
an Adolf von Menzel image of twin columns in a church
Adolf von Menzel
         
C O L U M N S
        
Oscar Droege art, the old ruins of a sea dock
Oscar Droege art
         
C O L U M N S
        
Paul Rudolph architecture, a drawing of a house elevated on steel posts
Paul Rudolph architecture ... columns can be clean and functional 
click image to enlarge
         
C O L U M N S
        
THE SYSTEM was a 1932 book by Lionel Birch, about the education system in Britain
"The System"  was a 1932 book critical of the education system in Britain
         
C O L U M N S
        
hollow display columns at the 1933 Chicago Worlds Fair
hollow ornamental columns at the 1933 Chicago Worlds Fair
click image twice for full size
         
C O L U M N S
        
Elihu Vedder, a prisoner chained to the top of a stone pillar
Elihu Vedder
         
C O L U M N S
        
the 1938 Johnson office by Frank Lloyd Wright
the 1938 Johnson office by Frank Lloyd Wright       click twice
         
C O L U M N S
        
an 1800s painting by Lawrence Alma-Tadema
         
C O L U M N S
        
an 1893 photograph at the Columbia Worlds Fair in Chicago, showing giant fluted columns or pillars
an 1893 photograph at the Columbia World's Fair in Chicago
            
C O L U M N S
           
a Richard Estes realism painting, corner drug store
a Richard Estes realism painting       click twice 
             
C O L U M N S
          
Jules Guérin, columns ruins
Jules Guérin
             
C O L U M N S
           
an ink drawing of a 1910 monument design in Germany
a 1910 monument design,  Germany      click twice
           
C O L U M N S
          
a 1930 green marble pillar
1930 marble
           
C O L U M N S
          
a 1931 public lobby, art deco photograph
a 1931 public lobby
         
C O L U M N S
        
Frank Wallace architecture 1963
Frank Wallace architecture,  1963       click twice
         
C O L U M N S
        
a photograph of a 1960 glass and metal space divider with starbursts
a 1960 room divider
         
C O L U M N S
        
Henri Mayeux 1890 giant stone columns
Henri Mayeux,  1890       click twice
              
C O L U M N S
        
a Kawase Hasui print 1933
a Kawase Hasui print,  1933
         
C O L U M N S
        
a detailed drawing of a brass 1886 umbrella stand
an 1886 umbrella stand
click twice
         
C O L U M N S
        
a color photograph of a decorated blue 1900 English garden seat, highest quality
a 1900 English garden seat
         
C O L U M N S
        
a photograph of a 1902 sculpture by A. Bartholome
a sculpture by A. Bartholome,  1902
         
C O L U M N S
        
a painting by Konstantin Andreyevich
a painting by Konstantin Andreyevich       click twice
                          
C O L U M N S
        
the 1900 Paris Worlds Fair aquarium, a detailed drawing
the 1900 Paris World's Fair aquarium
         
C O L U M N S
        
1902 secession architecture, a color drawing of Perspective zum Haufeingang Villa by Oskar Felgel
 1902 secession architecture
         
C O L U M N S
        
a color photograph of an Edgar Brandt electric light post
an Edgar Brandt electric light
         
C O L U M N S
        
a color drawing of a 1928 Joseph Urban store interior design
a 1928 Joseph Urban store interior design
         
C O L U M N S
         
three load bearing illuminated columns above descending stairs in a 1933 store
three load bearing illuminated columns above descending 
stairs in a 1933 store       click twice
           
C O L U M N S
        
bamboo covered columns in a 1950s hotel lobby, a color photograph
bamboo covered columns in a 1950s hotel lobby
          
C O L U M N S
    
a W. Heath Robinson book illustration, a Midsummer Night's Dream
a W. Heath Robinson book illustration