A Lot of Searle on Attempted Bloggery
Attempted Bloggery has turned its attention to various Ronald Searle materials (books, auction items, etc.). See it all here.
Mr. Searle’s entry on the Spill‘s A-Z:
Ronald Searle (pictured above) Born, Cambridge, England March 3, 1920. Died, December 30, 2011, Draguignan, France. Steven Heller, who wrote Searle’s obit for The New York Times (Jan 4, 2012) said Searle’s “outlandishly witty illustrations for books, magazine covers, newspaper editorial pages and advertisements helped define postwar graphic humor…”
A New Yorker State of Mind Looks at the Issue of May 11, 1929
Wow — look at that cover by the great Rea Irvin. As always with every issue, A New Yorker State of Mind digs deep. Go see/read!
Cartoon Companion Rates the Latest New Yorker Cartoons
The Cartoon Companion boys, “Max” & “Simon” take a look at the cartoons in the latest New Yorker. It’s a double issue; the cover (above) is by Loveis Wise (read her comments on the cover here).