Friday, April 30, 2010

Sculpture of the Inuit by George Swinton, McClelland and Stewart Inc., Toronto, (revised 3rd edition) 1999, (originally published as Sculpture of the Eskimo, 1972). above works by David Ikutaaq (Baker Lake, 1965), Pauli Uqitiuq (Wakeham Bay, 1965), Nutaralaq Akulukjuk (c.1950), Unidentified Artist (Baker Lake, 1966?), Various Artists (Repulse Bay, 1955-1964), Moses Nagyugalik (Baker Lake, 1968)

Thursday, April 29, 2010


Still more from Steven Caney's PLAY BOOK, Workman Publishing, 1975

Steven Caney with friends (from back cover)

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Did You Ever See? by Walter Einsel, 1962 (Scholastic, 1970)

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Roger Duvoisin (details)

Roger Duvoisin illustration details from The Happy Lion (1954), The Happy Lion's Quest (1961), The Happy Lion's Rabbits (1974), The Three Happy Lions (1959), The Happy Lion's Treasure (1970), The Happy Lion's Vacation (1967), The Old Bull Frog (1968), Red Bantam (1963).

Monday, April 26, 2010

Floral Art of Japan (Tourist Library: 1), Issotei Nishikawa, Japan Travel Bureau, 1936 (1949), "Printed in Occupied Japan"

Sunday, April 25, 2010

Today's book market finds.
My stack from the Children's Hospital Book Market, yesterday. Hopefully, back for more today.

Saturday, April 24, 2010

The Uselessness of Everything

Illustration detail from Finn Family Moomintroll by Tove Jansson, 1948

Friday, April 23, 2010

Art Education

Creative Teaching of Art in the Elementary School, John E. Ritson and James A. Smith, Allyn and Bacon, Boston, 1975

Thursday, April 22, 2010

My Camera Book by Kathleen Daly. Illustrated by J.P.Miller, Golden Press, NY, 1967

Wednesday, April 21, 2010


Travelling the Rainbow: The Life and Art of Joseph E. Yoakum, Derrel B. DePasse, Museum of Folk Art/University Press of Mississippi, 2001

The Picture Tells the Story: The Drawings of Joseph E. Yoakum, Mark Pascale, Intuit-The Center For Intuitive and Outsider Art, Chicago, 2009 (photo with the Chicago Imagists, at his home, 1969)

(Joseph E. Yoakum, Chicago, 1890-1972)