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Ronald Searle in Perspective

Searle, Ronald

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ISBN 10: 0871130033 / ISBN 13: 9780871130037
Published by Atlantic Monthly Press, N Y, 1984
Condition: Very Good / as New Hardcover
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Title: Ronald Searle in Perspective

Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press, N Y

Publication Date: 1984

Binding: Cloth Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good / as New

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

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Book about English Wit and Humor

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In this retrospective, dating from Searle's singular figurative sketches of the 1930s to the recent tightly jammed and highly ornamental tableaux which are identifiably his, will be found as bizarre a cast of beasts, birds, insects, and humans as has been assembled since Through the Looking Glass. Searle is essentially a satirical draftsman and fantasist. He can establish a contour, fill it with all manner of untiring squiggles, and create a scene that cunningly expresses a nightmarish vision. His paintings are ungainly yet handsome, mysterious yet clear, warm and sensuous, fearful, exuberant, and ironic. He belongs in every collection of pictorial humor. A. J. Anderson, Graduate Sch. of Lib. & Information Sci., Simmons Coll., Boston.
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