Monday, December 27, 2010

Posing in the Picture-Show

In 1922, Punch magazine published the following E.H. Shepard cartoon:


“To brighten the modern picture-show, could not people be persuaded to pose in front of their own portraits?”

3 comments:

SuciƓ Sanchez said...

Shades of Rockwell's self-portrait.

James King said...

What a great idea!

Munchanka said...

I love the it when an artist can strike that balance between caricature and realism.