Illustration And Gesture
O body swayed to music, O brightening glance, How can we tell the dancer from the dance? William Butler Yeats
NC Wyeth - Born in MA in 1882 - worked on " true, solid American subjects–nothing foreign about them " in early career, mostly westerns - later worked on medieval and fairy tale subject matters - most famous for his 'Treasure Island' illustrations - created over 3,000 paintings, illustrated 112 books - died in train accident in 194
Thoughts and Turtle Doves: Illustrator Research: NC Wyeth
Andrea Fossati (1844-1919) - The Guiding Light
David and Goliath, N.C. Wyeth
Arnold Friberg, reminding me there's always a new bar to be raised when it comes to making art inspired by the bible, even in this century. A level of detail and polish that would make just about any concept artist jealous with the amount of time he got to actually finish and refine the paintings.
incenses: If on a Winter’s Night Young Lover’s… (by Paul Sheaffer)
Memphis, TN - After winning international acclaim for creating the Spirit of Nashville Collection, designer and illustrator Joel Anderson set out to create a series of classic travel posters that celebrates the history and charm of America’s greatest cities. This peaceful night scene depicts the Mississippi River with the Memphis skyline in the background.
Lev Alexandrovich Russov (1926-1988). At the Neva River Embankment, 1963