Sunday, August 30, 2020

L O O K I N G . . . by different artists, part 3

a Heinrich Lefler illustration of an adventurer looking at enormous doors
a Heinrich Lefler illustration
       
L O O K I N G
        
Klemens Brosch 1916
Klemens Brosch,  1916
      
L O O K I N G
        
a Henry Patrick Raleigh illustration of two women shocked to see each other
a Henry Patrick Raleigh illustration
click image twice for full size
       
L O O K I N G
        
a Bob Peak 1960s illustration, Puritan Ban-Lon Knits
a Bob Peak 1960s illustration  "Puritan Ban-Lon Knits"
       
L O O K I N G
        
Toulouse-Lautrec, a woman in a balcony with opera glasses
Toulouse-Lautrec
       
L O O K I N G
        
at the 1959 American National Exhibition in Moscow, televisions on display
at the 1959 American National Exhibition in Moscow       click twice
       
L O O K I N G
        
a self portrait by Akseli Gallen Kallela
 a self portrait by Akseli Gallen Kallela,  1865-1931
      
L O O K I N G
        
an Edna Eicke illustration for The New Yorker Magazine January 13 1951, in a public greenhouse
an Edna Eicke illustration for The New Yorker Magazine,  1951
       
L O O K I N G
        
a 1975 Alex Toth sketch of formula one racing at Monte Carlo
an Alex Toth sketch,  1975       click twice
       
L O O K I N G
        
a Barry Moser illustration of a lion
Barry Moser
       
L O O K I N G
        
a Beatrix Potter children's book illustration 1939, mother squirrel
a Beatrix Potter children's book illustration,  1939
       
L O O K I N G
        
1890 German fantasy architecture
1890 German fantasy architecture
       
L O O K I N G
        
a 1911 Marcello Dudovich illustration of a pretty woman in Napoli, Mode e Novita
a Marcello Dudovich illustration,  1911
       
L O O K I N G
        
Jaroslav Panuska, religion and the giant eye in the sky
Jaroslav Panuska       click twice
       
L O O K I N G
        
a Mead Scheaffer illustration 1935, an elegant man and woman are concerned
a Mead Scheaffer illustration,  1935
       
L O O K I N G
        
Michael Sowa, a dog in a head cone
Michael Sowa
       
L O O K I N G
        
an illustration by Andrey Sokolov or Alexey Leonov, men on the moon looking at Earth
 an illustration by Andrey Sokolov       click twice
      
L O O K I N G
        
a 1946 schoolboy struggling at the blackboard with adding
a 1946 schoolboy
       
L O O K I N G
        
an Ellsworth Young illustration of an old astronomer with his telescope
an Ellsworth Young illustration
       
L O O K I N G
        
a Franz Von Stuck painting of cetaur lovers watching a sunset or sunrise
Franz Von Stuck       click twice
       
L O O K I N G
        
an illustration from Victor Hugo's Hunchback of Notre Dame
from Victor Hugo's 'Hunchback of Notre Dame'
       
L O O K I N G
        
an Otto Modersohn painting of a woman staring at a river
an Otto Modersohn painting       see full size
      
L O O K I N G
        
a 1935 color illustration of a senior man in a horse and cart
a 1935 illustration       click twice
       
L O O K I N G
        
a 1952 Oscar Cahén illustration of cold Canadian art gallery visitors drawn to a sunny painting
an Oscar Cahén illustration,  1952 Canada
       
L O O K I N G
        
a Wanda Gag 1935 illustration of cats looking out a window
a Wanda Gag illustration,  1935       click twice
       
L O O K I N G
        
a Norman Rockwell illustration, the Christmas guard on duty
a Norman Rockwell illustration
       
L O O K I N G
        
1400s Europe, a king watches his queen in bed with a demon
1400s Europe
      
L O O K I N G
        
moving sound chairs at the 1939 New York Worlds Fair, looking down at 35,000 square feet of miniature models
"moving sound chairs"  at the 1939 New York Worlds Fair,  looking down
at 35,000 square feet of miniature models       click twice
       
L O O K I N G
        
an S.R. Badmin illustration of a castle and landscape
an S.R. Badmin illustration
       
L O O K I N G
        
a Stan Galli illustration of people looking from a lighthouse
a Stan Galli illustration
      

Sunday, August 23, 2020

A N I M A L S . . . by different artists, part 3

a 1921 color illustration of a rooster crowing
a 1921 illustration
      
A N I M A L S
            
a wild hare by Colin See Paynton ... hares can attack if provoked
a wild hare by Colin See Paynton ... hares can attack if provoked
     
A N I M A L S
      
big wild cats running in snow by Gregory Manchess
a Gregory Manchess illustration       click image twice for full size
      
A N I M A L S
      
German color ornament, 1886?
German ornament,  1886?
      
A N I M A L S
      
an illustration by Auguste Vimar, a circus dog tumbler
an illustration by Auguste Vimar
      
A N I M A L S
      
a Hans Thoma 1892 painting of cranes flying over a river, birdseye view
a Hans Thoma painting,  1892       click image twice
     
A N I M A L S
      
an Akseli Gallen-Kallela 1884 painting of a dead fish at shore
Akseli Gallen-Kallela,  1884
      
A N I M A L S
      
a Lalique glass mascot for the hood of an old car, an eagle head in profile
a Lalique glass mascot for the hood of an old car       click twice
      
A N I M A L S
      
Abigail Rorer art, strange flowers
Abigail Rorer
      
A N I M A L S
      
a Ronald Searle 1959 Christmas card, a reindeer sleeps happily in bed because another Christmas has just passed
a Ronald Searle Christmas card,  1959
     
A N I M A L S
      
Maakies, a vulgar cartoon by Tony Millionaire
a vulgar cartoon by Tony Millionaire       click to enlarge
"I fell on a box of pencils and they went right up my butt"  
"Big deal, you've had a box of pencils up your ass before"  
"Yeah, but this time they went end to end!" 
      
A N I M A L S
      
Kit Williams art, a wood bees frame, marsh reeds
Kit Williams
      
A N I M A L S
      
Elizabeth Wilkes 1933, a woman tormented by howling cats
Elizabeth Wilkes,  1933
      
A N I M A L S
      
Michael Sowa, a dignified white bird with a pearl necklace
Michael Sowa
     
A N I M A L S
      
German color ornament with snails, 1886?
German ornament,  1886?
      
A N I M A L S
      
a Gregory Manchess illustration of the Wicked Witch of the West with one of her flying monkeys, Margaret Hamilton, Wizard of Oz
a Gregory Manchess illustration       click twice
      
A N I M A L S
      
old textile Japan with brown butterfies
old textile,  Japan
      
A N I M A L S
      
a Philip R. Goodwin illustration of an octopus
a Paul Bransom illustration       click twice
     
A N I M A L S
      
Walt Peregoy, walking throught the woods in silhouette
Walt Peregoy       click twice
      
A N I M A L S
      
Michael Sowa, a giant ugly flying insect with landscape
Michael Sowa
      
A N I M A L S
      
a Leonard Leslie Brooke children's book illustration of a spider character
a Leonard Leslie Brooke illustration
      
A N I M A L S
      
Walter Linsenmaier bumble bees 1954?
Walter Linsenmaier,  1954?       click twice
     
A N I M A L S
      
Mabel Dwight 1928 art, a Christian leader at a zoo monkey cage
Mabel Dwight,  1928       click twice
      
A N I M A L S
      
Henri Rivière, sheep herders on a very rugged coast watching the crashing waves
Henri Rivière       click twice
      
A N I M A L S
      
an old Peter Kolbe color illustration of a caterpillar
Peter Kolbe       click twice
      
A N I M A L S
      
Adolf Menzel, a silhouette of storks nesting on a blocked house chimney
Adolf Menzel
     
A N I M A L S
      
Noel Fontanet, a Swiss poster, Enough tax rodents, showing a rat in a trap
Noel Fontanet,  Swiss   "Enough tax rodents"
      
A N I M A L S
      
Léon Spilliaert, Little Red Riding Hood and the Wolf
Léon Spilliaert       click twice
      
A N I M A L S
      
insect ornament by E.A. Séguy
old ornament by E.A. Séguy
      
A N I M A L S
      
Ronald Searle, a bull victorious over a matador, receives flowers in the ring
Ronald Searle