09 February 2013

Artist Exchange: A Chair for Whistler's Mother

In 1969, the great surrealist Salvador Dali published illustrations for Alice in Wonderland that were fantastic--if also slightly disturbing.

Advice from a Caterpillar
Seeing Dali's unique take on a beloved text makes you wonder: Which other classic artists would have be well-matched with books from the children's literature canon?

Here are three examples to start:

Author: Munro Leaf
Illustrator: Francisco Goya

Author: Vera B. Willams
Illustrator: James M. Whistler

Author: Jon Klassen
Illustrator: Renee Magritte

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