Sunday, June 30, 2019

A N X I E T Y . . . by different artists, part 2

a funny 1893 illustration of bully cowboys makinga dude bullet dance
USA,  1893
        
A N X I E T Y
       
Edvard Munch 1899 The Dead Mother, an orphaned child panics
Edvard Munch,  1899    'The Dead Mother'
       
A N X I E T Y
       
Stow Wengenroth, a ship navigating rocks
Stow Wengenroth
        
A N X I E T Y
       
Walter Crane, a red witch with turkeys
Walter Crane
        
A N X I E T Y
       
a 1905 cartoon about art scaring children
a 1905 cartoon about the art of that year      see full size
       
A N X I E T Y
       
a preparation sketch for an illustration by Joseph Christian Leyendecker, a shocked frightened man
an illustration in progress by Joseph Christian Leyendecker
        
A N X I E T Y
       
a George Cruikshank cartoon about fox hunting, This is much too fast to be pleasant!!
"This is much too fast to be pleasant!!"   a George Cruikshank cartoon about fox hunting
        
A N X I E T Y
       
an E.J. Detmold illustration of a trapped hawk
trapped ... an E.J. Detmold illustration
        
A N X I E T Y
       
a Roy Doty cartoon illustration, things that go bump in the night
"Things that go bump in the night"    a Roy Doty cartoon illustration
click image twice for full size
        
A N X I E T Y
       
a 1940s children's book by Hardie Gramatky, tugboat
a 1940s children's book by Hardie Gramatky
        
A N X I E T Y
       
a Harry Clarke illustration for Poe
a Harry Clarke illustration
        
A N X I E T Y
       
Wladyslaw Theodor Benda, a woman on a zebra frightend by a cobra
Wladyslaw Theodor Benda
        
A N X I E T Y
       
In 1838 a junked steamship was set on fire and floated over Niagara Falls  for the amusement of spectators.  In 1827 a local tavern sponsored a  boat of live animals sent over the falls.
in 1838 a junked steamship was set on fire and floated over Niagara Falls
for the amusement of spectators ... in 1827 a local tavern sponsored a
boat of live animals sent over the falls       click twice
        
A N X I E T Y
       
a Dean Ellis book cover illustration
a Dean Ellis book cover illustration
        
A N X I E T Y
       
Bert Lahr as the Cowardly Lion in the 1939 film 'The Wizard Of Oz'
Bert Lahr as the Cowardly Lion in the 1939 film 'The Wizard Of Oz'
        
A N X I E T Y
       
a 1906 illustration
a 1906 illustration
        
A N X I E T Y
       
Edmund J. Sullivan 1922, fear and revulsion
Edmund J. Sullivan,  1922       see full size
        
A N X I E T Y
       
a Ronald Searle cat cover for The New Yorker
Ronald Searle
        
A N X I E T Y
       
Theophile Steinlen, a troubled man and his dog
Theophile Steinlen
        
A N X I E T Y
       
a Harvey Dunn illustration of the French revolution & guillotine
a Harvey Dunn illustration of the French revolution,  too awful to look at
        
A N X I E T Y
       
Jerry Lewis with a crazy face
Jerry Lewis
        
A N X I E T Y
       
an 1890 illustration of women and a spider web
an 1890 illustration
        
A N X I E T Y
       
a Jon Whitcomb illustration of a mother calming her anxious son
a Jon Whitcomb illustration      click twice
        
A N X I E T Y
       
a Wallace Wood illustration of a menacing looking robot server of tea
a Wallace Wood illustration
        
A N X I E T Y
       
a Gene Colan 1971 horror story panel for Eerie magazine
a Gene Colan 1971 story panel
        
A N X I E T Y
       
Charles Burns
Charles Burns
        
A N X I E T Y
       
a 1590 prank surprise toy illustration
a 1590 prank surprise toy,  from an 1800s book
        
A N X I E T Y
       
a Ron Cobb cartoon about television after societal collapse
a Ron Cobb cartoon       click twice
        
A N X I E T Y
       
Erte, an anxious woman in a boat sees tentacles
Erté
        
A N X I E T Y
       
Lynd Ward, staircase anxiety
Lynd Ward

see ANXIETY part 1 HERE

Sunday, June 23, 2019

PUBLIC EXPERIENCES . . . of the past

an illustration of 1700s USA public law, from an 1886 book. A man and woman are punished  and a boy's hand is branded. The pillory and whipping post
1700s USA public law,  from an 1886 book ... a man and woman are punished
and a boy's hand is branded
                
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
a Frederic Remington illustration, 1904 Havana Cuba, a law man patrolling the nightlife
a Frederic Remington illustration of a law officer in 1904 Havana Cuba
           
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
         
1876 San Francisco racism, an illustration
1876  "San Francisco's reception committees to strangers"       click to enlarge
    
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
              an 1888 USA Bowery dive, an illustration
1888 USA public alcohol   "a Bowery dive"
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
an 1896 cartoon about a drunken gentleman
1896 public alcohol
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
an 1897 public urinal illustrated
an 1897 public urinal from a supply catalog   "supplied with or without lamp"
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
a Henri Rivière print of Paris in Autumn
a Henri Rivière print      click image twice for full size
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
E.A. Verpilleux silhouette
E.A. Verpilleux      click twice
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
a 1912 cartoon of a gentleman playboy crab walking the sidewalk
a 1912 cartoon
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
a Charles Ginner 1913 painting
Charles Ginner,  1913      click twice
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
René-Georges Hermann-Paul, three walking laughing women on the sidewalk
René Georges Hermann-Paul      click twice
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
Benjamin Rabier 1906
a Benjamin Rabier children's book,  1906      click twice
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
Heinrich Zille, a drunken man in public
Heinrich Zille
  
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
a man staring rudely at a woman in public by Heinrich Zille
a rude man by Heinrich Zille
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
a bold liberated young woman in a 1904 French fashion illustration
1904 France
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
           
Edouard (Léon) Cortès, a wet street scene
an Edouard (Léon) Cortès painting      click twice
      
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
a Walter Trier cartoon of a busy intersection stopped by a pooping dog
a Walter Trier cartoon      click twice
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
a Victor Guerrier painting of a modern woman in public
a Victor Guerrier painting      click twice
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
an Alfred Leete poster for the London subway
"The lure of the Underground"  an Alfred Leete poster for the London subway
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
a 1930s German travel poster for Leningrad
a 1930s German travel poster for Leningrad Russia
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
Ellison Hoover, a snowing city park at night
Ellison Hoover
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
a Peter Arno 1943 cartoon cover for The New Yorker, military protocol in a nightclub
Peter Arno,  1943
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
a Hardie Gramatky children's book about Hercules the fire engine
a Hardie Gramatky children's book,  1940
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
a Gerd Grimm 1952 poster for Dusseldorf
a Gerd Grimm 1952 travel poster for Dusseldorf
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
a Miroslav Sasek children's book
a Miroslav Sasek children's book
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
a Dianne Arbus photograph of three women interupted in the moment
a Dianne Arbus photograph      click twice
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
a Bernard Waber children's book illustration of a cat on an urban street
a Bernard Waber children's book illustration of a sneezing cat
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
Ray Morimura, an urban scene
Ray Morimura
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
Robert Williams, the public street
a Robert Williams painting      click twice
       
P U B L I C    E X P E R I E N C E S
        
Tavik Frantisek Simon, the city at night
Tavik Frantisek Simon