Auction Of Interest: Peter Arno, William Steig, Arnie Levin, Charles Addams, Frank Modell, Charles Saxon, And More

Thanks to Stephen Nadler of Attempted Bloggery for alerting the Spill to the new Swann catalog, which contains an abundance of New Yorker art.  A highlight, shown above, is Peter Arno’s New Yorker cover of April 4, 1964. Here’s what it looked like as the published cover: Other New Yorker work offered by Charles Addams, William Steig, Charles Barsotti, Arnie

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The Tilley Watch Online, June 25-29, 2018; On Attempted Bloggery: More Getz

The Daily Cartoon was all Trump all the time this week (whether directly or indirectly).  The contributing cartoonists: Pia Guerra, Michael Shaw, Brendan Loper, Pat Byrnes, and Bob Eckstein Over on the Daily Shouts, the contributing New Yorker cartoonists included Liana Finck, Emily Flake, and Tim Hamilton. You can see all the work above and more by going here. _____________________________________________________________

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The Tilley Watch Online: June 11-16, 2018; More Arthur Getz (at The Hotchkiss Library of Sharon)

Yet another Trumpian week for the Daily Cartoon.  The participating cartoonists:  Danny Shanahan, one of the magazine’s modern masters, appeared twice in the week, with his second a nod to the climbing racoon we all fell in love with; Lars Kenseth, whose one-of-a-kind drawings also appeared twice (neither was a racoon drawing, unfortunately), and Lisa Rothstein, possibly making her Daily debut

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Visiting the Arthur Getz Exhibit

Yesterday’s opening for The Arthur Getz exhibit at the Moviehouse in Millerton, New York (just seconds from the Connecticut state line) was a lot of fun.  Thirty original Getz New Yorker covers are on the walls.  The first pieces greet you in the theater’s lobby, within sight of the popcorn machine (I liked this touch). The rest of the work

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Events of Interest: Edward Koren, Arthur Getz

Work by Edward Koren at the BigTown Gallery  “Bearing Witness” an exhibit of recent lithographs by Edward Koren, is now up at the BigTown Gallery (in Rochester, Vermont) and runs through June 16th.  Info here. Note: There will be a Q & A with Mr. Koren at the Gallery on June 3rd at 4pm. Mr. Koren’s website. Edward Koren’s entry

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