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James Joyce by David Levine

Picasso by David Levine

Charles de Gaulle by David Levine

Spike Lee by David Levine

Colm Tóibín by David Levine. Caricature ...

The Donald by David Levine

T. E. Lawrence by David Levine

Caricatures, Cartoons, Contour Drawings, Contours, Illustrators, Animated Cartoons, Pin Up Cartoons, Cartoon, Manga Comics

david levine caricature of henry kissinger

Born in 1926 in Brooklyn, David Levine studied painting at Pratt Institute, at the Tyler School of Art in Philadelphia, and with Hans Hofmann.

D. H. Lawrence by David Levine

david levine caricature of humphrey bogart

Kennedy by David Levine

Zbigniew Brzezinski

Ezra Pound by David Levine | The New York Review of Books

David Levine's Louise Brooks.

In The End of Alchemy, the former governor of the Bank of England takes a brave position that should produce a lot of soul-searching among both economists ...

Ross MacDonald by David Levine. Caricature ...

Marianne Moore

David Levine, Original art, Donald Trump, 1988. The New York Review of Books, May 22, 1988

Tchaikovsky by David Levine

David Levine



McCain & Obama

Cheney & Bush

Melchiorre Delfico (caricaturist) - Giuseppe Verdi caricatured by Delfico (1860)

My husband handed me a newspaper article the other day, it reported the death of caricaturist David Levine: "Here's someone for your Arty Farty blog".

Un ballo in maschera - Verdi and the Naples censor when preparing "Ballo",

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Portrait by Giovanni Boldini

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We are the Friends of Central Park." Original art, The New Yorker, July 29, 1974, page 35

I can find no time of birth for him, so set the chart for 12 noon. Rising sign and Moon degree will not be accurate.

Frédéric Lix - Auguste Trichon - Giuseppe Verdi's Macbeth (1865 revision) - Original.

G. Verdi - Giuseppe Verdi: Otello (Complete Opera, 2 disc set) - Gwyneth Jones, James McCracken, Sir John Barbirolli (conductor) - Amazon.com Music


During the time we were away, earlier this month, the Harvey Weinstein story blew up. I didn't read anything on it until a couple of days ago.

John Leech (caricaturist) - A scene from Leech's Comic History of Rome, depicting

Isaac Cruikshank - Image: Napoleon nappy crying for a new toy 1803 caricature

(Image from the 'Verdi e Milano' app)

The ...

PLATE 1. Mark Podwal. Munich 1972, 1972. Ink on paper.

Un ballo in maschera - The final scene of the opera depicted on the piano/

Gardner Rea, "Waiter—what is this G-string doing in my soup?!" Original art, Playboy, April 1962, page 95

For the endpaper of the book, I used the following cartoon, published just after Hitler invaded the Soviet Union on June 23rd, 1941.

Les vêpres siciliennes - Les Vêpres Siciliennes: cover of the score for Verdi's 1855 opera

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Period caricatures of Wagner and Rossini by Andre Gill

Barney Tobey, American Theatre Wing Stage Door Canteen postcard

Louis Hirshman - Adolf Hitler by Louis P. Hirshman - 1937

The Sun is travelling through zodiac sign Gemini now, the sign depicted by twins or pairs. So... a look at a couple of pairs, as astrological atmosphere is ...

After the assassination of JFK

engraving of scene from Falstaff with the lovers behind a screen and Falstaff hidden in the

In childhood, my kaleidoscope was a favourite toy. I still find in them a source of fascination....which led me to an archived post from summer 2008.

Arty Farty Friday ~ The Santa Side of Thomas Nast

PLATE 2. Mark Podwal. Israeli Tank, 1982. Ink on paper. 7 x 11 inches.

Louis Hirshman - Albert Einstein by Louis Hirshman - 1940

(N.p.): The Fantod Press, 1962. Gorey, Edward. 24mo. (30)ff. One of 500 copies. First edition of Gorey's first publication from his Fantod Press, ...

Four illustrations, originally from sources as indicated in the captions, scanned from my volume of "Astrology", compiled by Louis MacNeice, published in ...

Vittorio Grigolo as Cavaradossi & Sonya Yoncheva as Tosca in rehearsal for David McVicar's new production of Tosca (Photo: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera)

Roy Lichtenstein: A Retrospective

For any passing reader interested in astrology, Astrotheme has John Ciardi's 12 noon natal chart. He was born on 24 June 1916 in Boston MA.

Supraphon's 1989 recording of Dimitrij conducted by Gerd Albrecht

Metropolitan Opera Music Director Emeritus James Levine

However, he also illustrated books by other highly regarde authors of the time: Jonathan Swift, William Thackeray, Charles Dickens, and George Eliot.

"Angel of Death" (1959).

Cavaradossi is taken away after shouting “Vittoria!” (“Victory!”) upon hearing of Napoleon's win at the Battle of Marengo (Met Opera/BBC)

He was an irascible raconteur, virtual enclopedia of anything theatrical and, up til the end, sharp as a tack.

Giuseppe Verdi, Simon Boccanegra first edition libretto for the 1881 revision of the opera -

The first complete printing of 27 volumes spanned from 1760 to 1772. The engravings related to book arts are a fraction of the illustrations included in the ...

Barney Tobey, American Theatre Wing Stage Door Canteen set of three postcards

Otello Verdi

Giuseppe Verdi: Otello (Complete Opera, 2 disc set) - Gwyneth Jones,

“What's ...

Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)


Giovanna d'Arco - Title page of a variant of the first edition vocal score

I Lombardi alla prima crociata - Title page of an 1843 libretto of I Lombardi. "

This didn't happen by chance. It's a true Verdi enigma. It's an enigma, just like the world of the Pharoes still presents an enigma to us."

Katherine Powers and David Gordon read from 'Ride a Cockhorse'

David Richy is Niccolu (aka Nanki Poo in the original)

'Quid Sum Miser' — Verdi's 'Requiem' and the End of a Met Opera Career

Ferdinando Fontana - Caricature of Fontana by the Italian composer, Antonio Cagnoni (1828-

Puccini caricature

Cover of Volume 24

Giuseppe Verdi "Act IV" Otello Covent Garden

Otello - Giuseppe Verdi c. 1870

Alessio De Paolis (left) in “Il Barbiere di Siviglia” and Edouard de Reszke in “Faust." Credit Richard Termine for The New York Times. “

Opera: when did it become highbrow culture?

Yet, even though I have worked with Levine, I believe that Donald Runnicles is all around simply the greatest Wagnerian conductor of our day.

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Music Monday ~ ERIC BURDON of The Animals, 70 this week.


Tonight's program at Avery Fisher Hall at first seemed disjointed, curated from composers Giuseppe Martucci, Giuseppe Verdi, and Ottorino Respighi.