Sunday, February 23, 2020

ORGANIZED SPORTS . . . by different artists

a 1972 motocross competition poster, a motorcycle in the air
a 1972 motocross competition poster
        
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The Tennis Girl, a 1925 Septimus Edwin Scott illustration for the London Midland and Scottish Railway
'The Tennis Girl' ... a 1925 Septimus Edwin Scott illustration for the
London Midland and Scottish Railway
       
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Aerial of Muhammad Ali victorious after his round two knockdown of Cleveland Williams during the 1966 World Heavyweight Title fight at the Astrodome Houston Texas, seen from above
a Neil Leifer photograph of victorious Muhammad Ali,  in 1966 
click image twice for full size
         
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from a Tex Avery animation, a baseball player at bat
from a Tex Avery animation
        
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an Abe Birnbaum 1967 illustration about hockey for the February 4 New Yorker Magazine
an Abe Birnbaum illustration,  1967
    
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a Heinz Heimann 1983 poster about soccer, Le Football Show
Heinz Heimann,  1983       click twice
        
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a 1905 vintage golf cartoon showing woman swinging balls at a cowering man
a 1905 cartoon
    
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a 1962 conceptual baseball stadium, birdseye view
a 1962 conceptual stadium       click twice
        
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an Otis Shepard poster for the 1938 World Series baseball, showing the Earth as a giant baseball
Otis Shepard
    
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a Bob Peak illustrated USA postage stamp, Olympics 84 28c Airmail, a soccer player kicking the ball
a Bob Peak illustration for a USA postage stamp,  1984
        
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a Lill Tschudi linocut print of a hocky game
a Lill Tschudi linocut print       click twice
     
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a Lill Tschudi linocut print of balacing athletes
Lill Tschudi       click twice
        
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Don Martin for MAD, the baseball game, the spectator
"THE SPECTATOR  ...  1) ball game today   2) drill   3) "ahh perfect"   4) "I can see the whole infield from here!!"    a violent cartoon by Don Martin for MAD Magazine
     
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a Bernard Boutet de Monvel illustration of a vintage golfer in swing
a Bernard Boutet de Monvel illustration
        
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Brecht-Vandenbroucke, sports adversity
Brecht-Vandenbroucke       click twice
     
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"FENCING, The Olympic Games London 2012, a poster
"FENCING ... The Olympic Games London 2012"
        
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1980s Garbage Pail Kids by Art Spiegelman, foul bill for Topps, Will Elder
1980s "Garbage Pail Kids"  trading cards,  including chewing gum
     
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schools of higher learning court the talented athlete, Wallace Wood for MAD
schools of higher learning court the talented athlete, 
by Wallace Wood for MAD       see full size
        
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Daniel Rich digital art of a sports stadium in orange and blue
Daniel Rich digital art
     
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a Joseph Christian Leyendecker illustration of a vintage USA football kicker
a Joseph Christian Leyendecker illustration
        
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a 1965? Bernie Fuchs illustration of Jesse Owens winning 4 gold records at the 1939 Olympics
Jesse Owens winning 4 gold records at the 1936 Munich Olympics,
in a Bernie Fuchs illustration from around 1965       click twice
    
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an 1893 zoopraxiscope by the photographer and motion scientist Eadweard Muybridge showing a jumping man
an 1893 zoopraxiscope by the photographer and motion scientist Eadweard Muybridge
        
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a 1930s poster for Las Arenas Balneario Piscina Luminosa Valencia, high diving
a 1930s poster for "Las Arenas Balneario Piscina Luminosa,  Valencia"
    
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a Robert Williams painting about lost balls on the golf course
a Robert Williams painting       click twice
        
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a Karl Hubenthal illustration for the 1965 baseball World Series official souvenir program, showing a smiling Earth with competing teams in space capsules
a Karl Hubenthal illustration for the 1965 World Series of baseball
    
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a Herbert Graaf 1972 poster for the Munich Olympics in orange blue and white, showing swimming
a Herbert Graaf poster for the troubled 1972 Munich Olympics
        
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an Arthur Sarnoff illustration about golf, show a swing from a sand trap
an Arthur Sarnoff illustration       click twice
    
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a Ludwig Hohlwein poster for a modern lecture on Ludwig Hohlwein, Maveric From Munich, image of a vintage motorcycle racer
an old Ludwig Hohlwein illustration in a poster for a modern lecture on Ludwig Hohlwein
        
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a Bernie Fuchs illustration about professional golf
a Bernie Fuchs illustration       click twice
    
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a Y. Charieras 1948 poster for SUZE a la gentiane bycycle racing
a 1948 poster by Y. Charieras
      

Sunday, February 16, 2020

P O O L S . . . by different artists

Maxfield Parrish 1904, trees at a still pond
Maxfield Parrish,  1904
      
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a William Russell Flint watercolor painting of woman resting at a large fountain
a William Russell Flint watercolor painting       click image twice for full size
     
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an 1800s geyser pool illustrated
an 1800s geyser pool
      
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a 1934 print by William Greengrass, swans in a group, the color teal
  a print by William Greengrass,  1934       click twice
      
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high-diving and musicians at the 1939 New York World's Fair, a color photographhigh-diving and musicians at the 1939 New York World's Fair
     
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the 'Aquacade Show' for men at the 1939 New York World's Fair, a photograph
the 'Aquacade Show' for men at the 1939 New York World's Fair      click twice
      
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Hal Foster 1957 art for English legend Prince Valient, I am sure my wife will not mind if I charge you a kiss for the ride
"I am sure my wife will not mind if I charge you a kiss for the ride."    Hal Foster,  1957
     
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a 1957 hotel lobby with island and pond, and rock stairs
a 1957 hotel lobby       click twice
      
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a 1902 illustration of a pond with geese on an estate1902
    
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Busby Berkeley cinematic choreography, bathing beauties diving into a pool
Busby Berkeley cinematic choreography       click twice
      
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a Jon McNaught illustration 2014, giant deer in the neighborhood at night, Festival BD Colomiersa Jon McNaught illustration,  2014
     
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George Dumaurier 1896, a drawing of people fishing something from a pond
 George Dumaurier,  1896       see full size
      
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the 1925 Paris Industrial Arts Expo fountain of mercury, a color photograph
the 1925 Paris Industrial Arts Expo fountain of mercury,  seen here
in a second location with more modern containment        click twice

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the 1958 World's Fair in Brussels, a color photograph of an event at the interior pond
at the 1958 World's Fair in Brussels
      
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the 1958 World's Fair in Brussels, a color photograph of an event at the interior pondthe 1958 World's Fair in Brussels
   
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Janesch 1924, a funny demon stalks a naked woman bather in a pond
1924

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a painting by Carl Moll of a royal fountain
a painting by Carl Moll       click twice
      
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Brutalist architecture, a home with swimming pool
Brutalist architecture
      
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David Hockney, swimming pool in blue with a diving board
David Hockney art       click twice
          
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a 1931 German cartoon of a man shivering in a cold swimming pond in the rain
1931
         
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1937 Exposition Internationale des Arts et Techniques dans la Vie Moderne, a color photograph of a pond with sculptures
1937 Exposition Internationale des Arts et Techniques
 dans la Vie Moderne       click twice
         
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a 1919 Eleanor Fortesque Brickdale illustration of a woman standing by a brick pond in an English garden garden
an Eleanor Fortesque Brickdale illustration,  1919
       
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an industrial park by Eliel Saarinen, in a birds eye photograph
an industrial park by Eliel Saarinen       see full size
     
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Gustave Baumann art, looking down on a lake with pine trees
Gustave Baumann       click twice
     
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Eugen Bracht, a strange landscape with a pondEugen Bracht
               
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Nobertine Bresselern-Roth, tigers drinking at the water
Nobertine Bresselern-Roth       click twice
      
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an Achiel Van Sassenbrouck painting, a 1932 winter landscape with pond
an Achiel Van Sassenbrouck painting,  1932
      
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Jessie Wilcox Smith, two children playing with a small lilly pond
Jessie Wilcox Smith
      
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Franz Wacik 1906, from a bog, a demon watches a passing coach with a naked woman
Franz Wacik,  1906       click twice
      
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a Willy Pogany illustration of a demon pulling a man into a pond
a Willy Pogany illustration