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  • Mexican Folkways
    Three illustrations by Carlos Mérida from A Treasury of Mexican Folkways (1947) Carlos Merida, 1947, "Dance of the Pascolas - Michoacán" Previous posts on this artist: Carnival in Mexico, Dances of Mexico, The Hungry Moon, and The Bird. Bio from...
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  • Vaka Valo’s Dream Diary 2
    Vaka Valo, Dream Diary No.
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  • Jen Ray’s Deep Cuts
    Jen Ray, an artist I featured on But Does it Float in 2012, has her first solo show in New York opening this week: JEN RAY: DEEP CUTS OCTOBER 8 - NOVEMBER 7, 2015 OPENING: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 8 6:00PM - 8:00PM Albertz Benda Gallery Here's an image and...
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  • W. A. Dwiggins
    Images from William Addison Dwiggins: Stencilled Ornament and Illustration by Dorothy Abbe and Bruce Kennett, published by Princeton Architectural Press (2015) Title page border for The Time Machine, 1931 (printed vertically in the book) reproduced...
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  • They Called Me Leni
    Illustrations by Eva Bednářová for 'Rikali Mi Leni' by Zdeňka Bezděková (Prague, 1967) First published in 1948 (revised 1959), Bezděková's Rikali Mi Leni was translated into many languages and seems to have been compulsory reading for man...
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  • Shapereader and Ilan Manouach
    A guest post by Bill Kartalopoulos Shapereader is a new system of comics for the blind and visually impaired, developed by the multifarious experimental comics artist Ilan Manouach. Born in Athens, Greece and educated at the Institut Saint-Luc in ...
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  • Manuel Bujados
    Illustrations by Manuel Bujados, ca.
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  • White Birch on Fire-Crackle Mountain
    Covers and illustrations by Kishida Ryūsei, c.
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  • Ex Libris Mr. Reaper (13)
    Bookplates from the collection of Richard Sica Windel, Ex Libris Dr Harmath signed HG 1921 Albessart Jens Lambrecht Dan Burne Jones Gieger Hristo Kern K Antioukhin Hirsto Naidenov Jame Groleau etchi...
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  • I Hear a Nuevo Mundo
    25 illustrated covers for the Spanish magazine Nuevo Mundo, circa 1919–30 1924, illus.
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