Illustration is an image that is not quite painting (not using paint) nor comic (it stands alone). Illustration and drawing will be considered as the same medium, until further notice.
☛ The New Yorker “‘A writer?’ she gasped” by Charles Barsotti, June 27, 1994, p. 133. © Condé Nast. This cartoon appeared in the 1994 special Fiction issue of The New Yorker. The cartoonist and illustrator Charles Barsotti, who was born on 1933, died on June 16, 2014: Barsotti, longtime Kansas Citian and cartoonist for […]
☛ The New Yorker: “Love Stories”, cover art by Joost Swarte, June 9 & 16, 2014. © Condé Nast. “Love Stories” illustrates the theme for The New Yorker’s 2014 Summer Fiction issue. Joost Swarte is a Dutch illustrator, graphic designer and cartoonist. This is not the first cover he draws for The New Yorker: Condé […]
☛ Whitney Museum of American Art: “Study for Nighthawks” by Edward Hopper, 1941 or 1942, fabricated chalk and charcoal on paper, 11 1/8 × 15 in. (28.3 × 38.1 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase and gift of Josephine N. Hopper by exchange. Ref. no. 2011.65 This drawing is one four studies […]
☛ Agence Eureka: “Différentiel ouvert” in L’Automobile, son mécanisme, sa conduite, son entretien, son dépannage by René-M. Viette, Mercadier-L’Homme, 1945, Fig. 10, p. 19. Image retrieved from Agence Eureka Flickr account (larger formats are available as well). The image shown above ―an exploded view of a differential― is one of 22 scanned from the book […]