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Author: Françoise Mouly; Lawrence Weschler
Publisher: New York : Abbeville Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This volume contains a collection of the best of The New Yorker magazine's cover art. The magazine is well known for its illustrated and often topical covers, mirroring the magazine's feisty spirit. The author organizes the artwork into such classic themes as "The Big City", "Arts and Music", and "The Buzz"--Also offering a behind-the-scenes peek at the sketches that lead up to them as well as a look at the  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mouly, Françoise.
Covering the New Yorker.
New York : Abbeville Press, ©2000
(OCoLC)606439763
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Françoise Mouly; Lawrence Weschler
ISBN: 0789206579 9780789206572
OCLC Number: 44493362
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 244 pages, [6] leaves of plates : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Contents: Covering the New Yorker : a conversation between Francoise Mouly and Lawrence Weschler --
The big city --
Portfolio : Edward Sorel --
Portfolio : Bruce Mccall --
Catching the moment --
Updating the tradition --
Current events --
Portfolio : Barry Blitt --
Politics --
Special issues --
Portfolio : Art Spiegelman --
A year at the New Yorker --
New year --
Winter --
Martin Luther King Day --
Valentine's Day --
St. Patrick's Day --
April fools' Day --
Spring --
Easter --
Taxes --
Mother's Day --
Weddings --
Graduation --
Father's Day --
Independence Day --
Summer --
Back to school --
Fall --
Halloween --
Thanksgiving --
Christmas --
The arts --
The art world --
Books and fiction issues --
The movies --
Fashion --
Theatre --
Opera --
Music and dance --
Portfolio : J.J. Sempe --
Sports --
The timeless moment --
Portfolio : Saul Steinberg --
Selective New Yorker time line --
About the artists --
Suitable for framing : six ready-to-frame prints.
Other Titles: New Yorker (New York, N.Y. : 1925)
Responsibility: Françoise Mouly conversation with Lawrence Weschler.

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This volume contains a collection of the best of The New Yorker magazine's cover art. The magazine is well known for its illustrated and often topical covers, mirroring the magazine's feisty spirit. The author organizes the artwork into such classic themes as "The Big City", "Arts and Music", and "The Buzz"--Also offering a behind-the-scenes peek at the sketches that lead up to them as well as a look at the controversy that sometimes followed in their wake. Six "Sketchbooks" highlight the work of especially evocative cover artists, including Jean-Jacques Sempe, Art Spiegelman and Saul Steinberg.

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