• Richard Taylor (1902 - 70) - The Document

    3 monthes ago - By Monster Brains

    "Although Taylor is most known for his gag cartoons which poked fun at society, and humorous illustrations for a variety of books (Fractured French, My Husband Keeps Telling Me To Go To Hell, Half a Dollar Is Better Than None etc), it seems his private passion-and one he would pursue til late in life without seeking commercial benefit-was fantasy art. Taylor created a fantasy world called Frodokom, in which he based an entire series of watercolor, print and oil paintings that featured surrealistic creatures and landscapes. Maurice Horn's Encyclopedia of Cartooning says of Taylor's work...
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