Special Screening Of Stevenson Lost And Found For New Yorker Cartoonists; Meet The Artist (1943): Mischa Richter; David Remnick On Ross And Shawn

Special Screening Of Stevenson Lost And Found For New Yorker Cartoonists The Spill has learned there’ll be a special screening for all New Yorker cartoonists next Tuesday of the documentary film, Stevenson Lost And Found. I asked the film’s director, Sally Williams to explain how this came about: The idea for this screening came about from Nathan Fitch who is

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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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Wertz’s Sketchy Interview; Mischa Richter’s Strictly Richter

Wertz’s Sketchy Interview Gothamist continues its Sketchy Interview series with Julia Wertz. Read it here. Ms. Wertz first contribution to the New Yorker appeared in the issue of August 3, 2015. _____________________________________________________________ Mischa Richter”s Strictly Richter David Pomerantz has sent along this interesting piece from 2016 about the late Mischa Richter’s strip, Strictly Richter. A sidenote: when I interviewed Mr.

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