Some Robert Weber
From The Art Contrarian, April 6, 2020, “Robert Weber, New Yorker Cartoonist”
— a brief reminder of the late great Mr. Weber and his work.
Above: one of Mr. Weber’s ten New Yorker covers.
Robert Weber’s entry on the Spill‘s A-Z:
Robert Weber (Pictured mid 1980s. Photograph by Liza Donnelly) Born April 22, 1924, Los Angeles, California. Died, October 20, 2016, Branford Connecticut. NYer work: nearly 1500 cartoons, and close to a dozen covers since 1962. Read Ink Spill’s November 2016 Apreciation of Mr. Weber here.
From Dick Buchanan’s Vault: New Yorker Cartoonists Work Not In The New Yorker
From Mike Lynch’s blog, Dick Buchanan gives us a fun post of work by New Yorker cartoonists that appeared in other publications. Cartoonists include Charles Addams, Whitney Darrow, Jr., Chon Day, Richard Decker, Steinberg, Gahan Wilson, Al Ross, William Steig, Gardner Rea, George Price, Eldon Dedini, Helen Hokinson, Richard Taylor, and Barbara Shermund. Mr. Addams’ drawing in True Magazine, March 1946 shown above.
Brendan Loper on being first.
Mr. Loper began contributing to The New Yorker in 2016. See some more of his work here.