Sunday, December 30, 2018

S T A C K S . . . of things

teal sea glass worn smooth by sand and water, a close up color photograph
sea glass,  worn smooth by sand and water
          
S T A C K S
        
silver ingots stacked in storage in a color photograph
silver ingots       see full size
          
S T A C K S
        
Ray Morimura art, a pagoda
Ray Morimura art
          
S T A C K S
        
François Schuiten, a man reading among giant stacks of books
François Schuiten
          
S T A C K S
        
an Oskar M. Bryn 1949 poster illustration of the Grand Canyon
an Oskar M. Bryn 1949 poster illustration
               
S T A C K S
        
1934 cinematic choreography by Busby Berkley, hats off in a photograph
1934 cinematic choreography by Busby Berkley       click image twice for full size
         
S T A C K S
        
an Edward Bawden illustration of a pagoda
an Edward Bawden illustration
          
S T A C K S
        
Ilhwa Kim paper art 2017
Ilhwa Kim paper art,  2017
          
S T A C K S
        
Louis Lozowick art 1930
Louis Lozowick,  1930
          
S T A C K S
        
from a Miroslav Sasek children's book
from a Miroslav Sasek children's book       click twice
         
S T A C K S
        
part of the 1680 royal Dutch gardens in an old color illustration
part of the 1680 royal Dutch gardens
         
S T A C K S
        
1919 alluring lingerie Canada, a photograph
1919 lingerie,  Canada
         
S T A C K S
        
Sidney Hutter 2003 art glass in a color photograph
Sidney Hutter 2003 art glass
          
S T A C K S
        
an Ernest Hamlin Baker illustration for Fortune November 1936, a truck carrying cars
an Ernest Hamlin Baker illustration      click twice
          
S T A C K S
        
a 1986 illustration about office workload, a giant stack of paper
a 1986 illustration about office workload
          
S T A C K S
        
an Alice and Martin Provensen children's book illustration of a mouse chef carrying a stack of bowls and pots
an Alice and Martin Provensen children's book illustration
          
S T A C K S
        
a John Keal 1950s table in a color photograpg
a John Keal 1950s table
          
S T A C K S
                   
1882 Japan, a vase
1882 Japan,  a vase
     
S T A C K S
        
a Bob Jones color illustration of a boy smiling at dessert, "to impress an imp..."
a Bob Jones illustration
          
S T A C K S
        
a 1922 color illustration of a layered gelatin dessert
a 1922 advertising illustration       click twice
          
S T A C K S
        
a 1930s art deco glass plate lamp in a color photograph
a 1930s glass plate lamp
          
S T A C K S
        
a Philip Kappel print of stacked rail cars 
Philip Kappel,  1900s       click twice
          
S T A C K S
        
1818 book fore-edge art, a painting or  drawing on the ends of the closed pages, a color photograph
1818 book fore-edge art:  a painting or
drawing on the ends of the closed pages
          
S T A C K S
        
the 1500s white Porcelain Tower of Nanjing from an 1822 book, an illustration
the 1500s white Porcelain Tower of Nanjing (correct spelling) from an 1822 book
          
S T A C K S
        
a Moebius desert crystal in color
Moebius
          
S T A C K S
                  
a 1960s high diving tower illustrated
a 1960s high diving tower
      
S T A C K S
        
a Claude Monet 1885 painting of hay stacks
a Claude Monet 1885 painting of hay stacks      click twice
          
S T A C K S
        
a Peter Nichols metal sculpture of stacked cubes, a color photograph
Peter Nichols
          
S T A C K S
        
an old initial C in color
an old initial C
          
S T A C K S
        
a color drawing by 1883 futurist Albert Robida, restauration
a drawing by 1883 futurist Albert Robida
                 

Sunday, December 23, 2018

PEOPLE TALKING . . . by different artists

a 1960s Ford Mustang color illustration of a couple driving in winter snow
a 1960s Ford Mustang advertisement
      
T A L K I N G
          
a Franklin Booth illustration of two men talking in a landscape
a Franklin Booth illustration
     
T A L K I N G
          
an Arthur Saron Sarnoff color illustration of two women talking in a kitchen in blue
an Arthur Saron Sarnoff illustration      click image twice for full size
      
T A L K I N G
          
a Claude Bragdon illustration
a Claude Bragdon illustration
     
T A L K I N G
          
1950s television The Honeymooners shooting on set with Art Carney, Jackie Gleason and Audry Meadows as Norton and the Cramdens
'The Honeymooners' on television
         
T A L K I N G
          
a Frank Newbould poster illustration in color of British urbanites talking in public
a Frank Newbould poster illustration       click twice
     
T A L K I N G
          
a 1907 metal gate with a spiked speaking opening illustrated
a 1907 metal gate:  go to the hole and announce yourself
      
T A L K I N G
          
1989 clipper art for printing by cartoon artist Mitch O'Connell, a woman on the telephone, dynamic graphics Inc
1989 clipper art for printing by cartoon artist Mitch O'Connell
     
T A L K I N G
          
an Emanuel Schongut children's book illustration in color
an Emanuel Schongut two-page children's illustration       see full size
      
T A L K I N G
          
an F.A. Frazer illustration for a Charles Dickens book
an F.A. Frazer illustration for a Charles Dickens book       click twice
     
T A L K I N G
           
1924 dentist equipment, a photograph including patient and dentist
answering the dentist's questions with undignified sounds in 1924

      
T A L K I N G
          
Disney chicken hens gossiping in color
Disney chickens
     
T A L K I N G
          
a Basil Wolverton cartoon about women talking too much on the telephone
a Basil Wolverton cartoon,  1950s?       click twice
      
T A L K I N G
          
a 1950s desk microphone 254C, a color photograph
a 1950s desk microphone for loud one-sided conversations
     
T A L K I N G
          
talking trees by illustrator Arthur Rackham
talking trees by illustrator Arthur Rackham
      
T A L K I N G
          
a Mary Blair color design from Alice in Wonderland
a Mary Blair color design for animation       click twice
     
T A L K I N G
          
a 1912 urinal trough for men illustrated
a 1912 urinal trough for men       click twice
      
T A L K I N G
          
Welton Becket interior furniture design, a photograph
1952 conversation designed by Welton Becket        click twice
     
T A L K I N G
          
a Mila Von Luttich color illustration of two women talking
a Mila Von Luttich illustration
      
T A L K I N G
          
an Austin Briggs illustration of two men talking in a men's club reading room
an Austin Briggs illustration       click twice
     
T A L K I N G
          
an André Edouard Marty illustration of a woman and boy talking under palms
an André Edouard Marty illustration       click twice
      
T A L K I N G
          
a 1969 battery powered family intercom with 50 feet of cable, an advertisement photograph
a 1969 battery powered family intercom with 50 feet of cable
     
T A L K I N G
          
a Bernie Fuchs illustration of First Nations riders in the snowy mountains
a Bernie Fuchs illustration
      
T A L K I N G
          
a Howard Pyle book illustration of armored knights on horseback meeting
a Howard Pyle book illustration       click twice
     
T A L K I N G
          
a Dean Cornwell color illustration of three hikers talking on a windy hill, two men and a woman
a Dean Cornwell illustration      click twice
      
T A L K I N G
          
a Dean Cornwell color illustration of 1800s social talk
Dean Cornwell       click twice
     
T A L K I N G
          
Czech Secession art
Czech Secession art
      
T A L K I N G
          
an Ellen Stratton illustration of two women talking in nature
an Ellen Stratton illustration
     
T A L K I N G
          
a Harvey T. Dunn color illustration of young men talking aboard ship
a Harvey T. Dunn illustration       click twice
      
T A L K I N G
          
a Charles Addams cartoon about spousal murder
"Nothing much,  Agnes.  What's new with you?"      a Charles Addams cartoon