Peter Porges Work Shown In Vienna
Work by Peter Porges, a New Yorker cartoonist who passed away in 2016, is currently on exhibit in Vienna (beginning today). All the information here.
Mr. Porges began contributing to The New Yorker in 1965. His first drawing appears above.
New Yorker Art Aplenty In Swann Catalog
The June 4th Swann catalog features a large number of original pieces by New Yorker artists, including the New Yorker cover art by Charles Saxon cover shown above left, and the Richard Taylor drawing, above right, and Tom Toro’s below it. Among the other New Yorker artists represented: Peter Arno, Helen Hokinson, Charles Addams, R.O. Blechman, Edward Gorey, Frank Modell, Misha Richter, Liana Finck, Donald Reilly, Liam Walsh, Gahan Wilson, Andre Francoise, and J. B. Handelsman.
Out Of This World Eckstein Cartoons Auctioned
From Attempted Bloggery, May 7, 2019, “Hello Roswell: Four Space Cartoons By Bob Eckstein”
The auction is today! All the info here.
Some American history via Tom Chitty, who began contributing to The New Yorker in 2014. Visit his website here.