Sunday, May 31, 2020

P O L I T I C S . . . by different artists

a Seymour Chwast illustration of a king made of pasta
a Seymour Chwast illustration
          
P O L I T I C S
     
a blue Mead Scheaffer illustration of a political power conversation in a theatre balcony
a Mead Scheaffer illustration
          
P O L I T I C S
     
a public proclamation speech by politicians from a 1944 children's book by Hardie Gramatky
from a children's book by Hardie Gramatky,  1944       click image twice
          
P O L I T I C S
     
a 1914 Edmund J. Sullivan illustration of a foolish drunk's loud opinion
an Edmund J. Sullivan illustration,  1914
          
P O L I T I C S
     
Hillary Clinton in a caricature looking weary but proud
a caricature of Hillary Clinton
          
P O L I T I C S
     
a photograph of people in the 1941 London subway waiting out a bombing
people in the 1941 London subway,  waiting out a bombing      click twice
          
P O L I T I C S
     
a blue Bruno Paul illustration of military leaders as a public statue
Bruno Paul
          
P O L I T I C S
     
a Dan Beard illustration of a Royal King carried by the poor suffering public
an illustration by Dan Beard
          
P O L I T I C S
     
a 1907 card from the Wiener Werkstätte showing two men fighting over a woman, Gespraech Zwischen Rivalen
"Conversation Between Rivals"   a card from the Wiener Werkstätte,
1907       click twice
          
P O L I T I C S
     
an illustration of a 1200s war ship with ram, fire, and armor
1200s diplomacy       click twice
          
P O L I T I C S
     
a Lynd Ward 1932 illustration of oppression of the free public, police brutality
a Lynd Ward illustration,  1932
          
P O L I T I C S
     
a Bernie Fuchs illustration of Dr. Martin Luther King
a Bernie Fuchs illustration of Dr. Martin Luther King
          
P O L I T I C S
     
1938 war planes procession in the sky, a color illustration
1938       click twice
          
P O L I T I C S
     
a John P. McCutcheon cartoon about political speech bluster, symphonic vox humana
"The loons standing around in their regalia listened to the symphonic Vox Humana and allowed that he was immense"   a John P. McCutcheon cartoon
          
P O L I T I C S
     
a close up photograph of a 1936 Studebaker President emblem
"Studebaker President"   a 1936 Studebaker automobile emblem
          
P O L I T I C S
     
Albert Weisgerber, goose attacks woman
Albert Weisgerber
          
P O L I T I C S
     
Barack and Michelle Obama in a Jason Seiler caricature 2010, showing health conscious Michelle unhappy with Barack's cigarette and hamburger
Barack and Michelle Obama in a Jason Seiler caricature,  2010
          
P O L I T I C S
     
a Joseph Binder 1957 poster for New York tourism showing the United Nations building
a Joseph Binder 1957 airline poster showing the United Nations building
          
P O L I T I C S
     
a photograph of the war room from the 1964 movie Dr. Strangelove
the war room from the 1964 movie  'Dr. Strangelove'       see full size
          
P O L I T I C S
     
Man From Uncle, a Luger with bullet holes
special branches of governments operate without public knowledge
          
P O L I T I C S
     
a photograph of Dutch dancer and executed political double-agent spy Mata Hari, or Margarethe Zelle in ihre Bl├╝tezeit
Dutch dancer and executed political double-spy  "Mata Hari"  
           
P O L I T I C S
     
War of Words, Jakob Nef 1940, a cartoon about ugly speach wars on the radio, Krieg der Worte
"War of Words"   Jakob Nef,  1940       click twice
          
P O L I T I C S
     
an 1850 cartoon about public speaking
an 1850 cartoon
          
P O L I T I C S
     
a Ronald Searle cartoon about Soviet-era Russia, showing a nuclear missle silo in a farm's wheat field
a Ronald Searle cartoon about Soviet-era Russia       click twice
          
P O L I T I C S
     
Do colleges HAVE to hire red professors, a John McDermott 1951 illustration for Legion Magazine about suspected Communist academic elites in USA schools
"Do colleges HAVE to hire red professors?"   a John McDermott 1951 illustration for Legion Magazine about suspected Communist academic elites in USA schools 
          
P O L I T I C S
     
a Paul Kersten 1902 modern chess set, modern schachfiguren
a Paul Kersten 1902 chess set       click twice
          
P O L I T I C S
     
Ivar Arosenius
          
P O L I T I C S
     
a dark Ron Cobb cartoon about colonialization and the First Nations
a Ron Cobb drawing
          
P O L I T I C S
     
an Arthur Rackham silhouette illustration of soldiers cheered to war by the public
an Arthur Rackham illustration       see full size
          
P O L I T I C S
     
Howdy, Strangers! the USA presidential race between Richard Nixon and John F. Kennedy is complicated with the USSR's Nikita Krustief, by cartoonist Ronald Searle
"Howdy, strangers"   the USA presidential race between Richard Nixon and John F. Kennedy is complicated with the USSR's Nikita Krustief,  by cartoonist Ronald Searle
   
See this week's comedy at . . .
https://hoorayforsarcasm.blogspot.com/

Sunday, May 24, 2020

F I R E . . . by different artists, part 2

        
F I R E
     
an 1881 Pyrophone by M.F. kastner, an instrument like an organ that played by lighting a fire in a glass tube
an 1881 Pyrophone ... an instrument like an organ that played by lighting a fire in a glass tube, making the oxygen molecules inside it vibrate.
       
F I R E
     
an illustration of an industrial factory by John O’Hara Cosgrave II
an illustration by John O’Hara Cosgrave II       click image twice for full size
        
F I R E
     
a Seymour Chwast illustration of a matchbook advertising Metropolitan Printing Service
a Seymour Chwast illustration
        
F I R E
     
an 1872 Currier and Ives print of a locomotive passing a prairie fire
a Currier and Ives print,  1872 ... inexpensive hand colored 
lithographs for the public       click twice
        
F I R E
     
an 1820 children's book illustration, To see a good boy read his book is no news ... but to see a goose roasting a cook is strange indeed! I'll roast ye and baste ye but who will may taste ye
an 1820 children's book   "To see a good boy read his book is no news ... but to see a goose roasting a cook is strange indeed!  I'll roast ye,  and baste yebut who will may taste ye."
        
F I R E
     
a 1903 schoolbook illustration about fire safety in the home
a 1903 schoolbook
        
F I R E
      
a 1919 Frank Brangwyn drawing of a burned out building
Frank Brangwyn,  1919       click twice
        
F I R E
     
a 1920s Ferdinand Preiss statuette of a woman dancer leaping over fire, a color photograph
a 1920s Ferdinand Preiss statuette
        
F I R E
     
the 1700s Caspian Sea on fire, an illustration
the 1700s Caspian Sea on fire       click twice
             
F I R E
     
an Erté Romain de Tirtoff illustration of a woman in fire
by Erté  (Romain de Tirtoff)
        
F I R E
     
Patrick Caulfield art 1969, hot glowing fire coals in orange and grey
Patrick Caulfield art,  1969       click twice
        
F I R E
        
Adventure Magazine July 10 1925, a pink illustration of a burning ship
1925  "Adventure Magazine"

F I R E
     
a massive fireplace 1700s? an illustration
1700s?       click twice
        
F I R E
     
a 1974 poster for a Ballet Competition in Bulgaria, with dancers as flames
a 1974 poster for a Ballet Competition in Bulgaria
        
F I R E
     
an 1861 Currier and Ives print of burning ships in black and white
a Currier and Ives print,  1861       click twice
        
F I R E
     
a Dean Cornwell illustration of a military officer kissing a woman in front of a burning fireplace
a Dean Cornwell illustration
        
F I R E
     
a study for the 1942 animated Disney film Bambi, showing deer concerned about fire
a study for the 1942 animated film 'Bambi'
        
F I R E
        
a John Martin painting
a John Martin painting       click twice
   
F I R E
     
an 1898 Eugene Grasset illustration, Aus den Quatre fils Aymon
a Eugene Grasset illustration,  1898
        
F I R E
     
a Maurice Busset illustration of fire fighting
Maurice Busset,  1920s?       click twice
        
F I R E
     
a 1963 modern fireplace
a 1963 fireplace
        
F I R E
     
a poster for the London Museum by E. McKnight Kauffer
a poster for the London Museum by E. McKnight Kauffer
        
F I R E
     
Marcel Van Eeden, fire on a slanted landscape
Marcel Van Eeden,  2000s       click twice
        
F I R E
        
an illustration by Jim Flora of a farmer fighting fire on his farm
an illustration by Jim Flora
    
F I R E
     
a 1922 advertising poster for motor oil by Noel Fontanet for Flam motor oil, showing a flaming devil racing car
an advertising poster for motor oil by Noel Fontanet,  1922
click twice
        
F I R E
     
a George Cruikshank drawing of a man joined by ghosts at his fireplace
a George Cruikshank drawing
        
F I R E
     
Lighting the natural gas torches on the roof of the Administration Building at the 1893 Chicago World's Fair
"Lighting the natural gas torches on the roof of the Administration Building" 
at the 1893 Chicago World's fair        
      
F I R E
     
a Milton Glaser illustration of firefighting
a Milton Glaser illustration
        
F I R E
     
a 1970s glass cigarette lighter by Murano in a color photograph
a 1970s cigarette lighter by Murano
        
F I R E
  
a 1969 Tsunehisa Kimura poster, Give Us Back Man
a Tsunehisa Kimura poster,  1969
         
See this week's comedy at . . .
https://hoorayforsarcasm.blogspot.com/
see FIRE part 1 HERE