SLAP HAPPY LARRY
Short Story Study
Illustrating Slopes and Hills
John Philip Falter Spilled Purse On Steep Hill 1955
Westward Tow by Mead Schaeffer for Saturday Evening Post 1948
Ernest Hamlin June 1935 Fortune Magazine cover
Winifred Knights The Deluge 1920
Eyvind Earle (1916 – 2000) Green Hillside 1970
Edgar Allan Poe, The Fall of the House of Usher, Illustrations by Fritz Eichenberg, 1944
Now That Days Are Colder by Aileen Fisher, Designed & Illustrated by Gordon Laite, Lettering by Paul Taylor (1973)
When Jimmy is evacuated to a small village in Wales, it couldn’t be more different from London. Green, quiet and full of strangers, he instantly feels out of place.
But then he finds a skull hidden in a tree, and suddenly the valley is more frightening than the war. Who can Jimmy trust? His brother is too little; his best friend has changed.
Finding an ally in someone he never expects, they set out together to uncover the secrets that lie with the skull. What they discover will change Jimmy – and the village – forever.
A mesmerising mystery about bravery and brotherhood from an outstanding new voice.
Eyvind Earle- Hillside Magic, 1976
Wayne Thiebaud (American painter) 1920-2021 Hillside 1963
English Villages And Hamlets By Humphrey Pakington, Illustrated By Sydney R. Jones, 1934
Via San Vittore (Locarno), 1950, Varlin (Willy Guggenheim)
Glasgow painter Alexander Millar with one of his paintings in the series ‘The Working Man’.
Rokuro Taniuchi Shuukan Shinshoo
Little Grey Rabbit’s Christmas published in 1939 written by Alison Uttley illustrated by Margaret Tempest
Time is When ,1960 illustrated by Harvey Weiss
Gennady Spirin (Russian, b.1948) – Yakov and the Seven Thieves
Charles Haigh Wood – Fisherman’s Cottage, Runswick 1886
Architectural rendering, 1922
The book of wonder, a chronicle of little adventures at the edge of the world ca.1915 by Lord Dunsany illustrated by Sidney Herbert Sime
S. Steinberg, 1977
One Monster After Another Mercer Mayer, 1973
Clive Uptton, 1964, Ladybird book, seaside
1962 illustration by Miroslav Šašek (1916 -1980)
John Philip Falter (American,1910-1982) – Swell Ride Down, 1961
Miroslav Šašek (1916 -1980) 1962 illustration for ‘This Is San Francisco’, one of a series of country guides he produced for children.
Miroslav Šašek (1916 – 1980) 1962 illustration for This is San Francisco
Gaston Gorde (1908-1995) 1937
Nash, John Northcote; Dorset Landscape
Richard Pokorny, Austrian (1907-1997) Rothenburg street
Ink sketch by Duilio Cambellotti
Arnold Rönnebeck (May 8, 1885 – November 14, 1947) was a German-born American modernist artist
1935 June, cover by Ernest Hamlin Baker orchard
The Story of the Weathercock by Evelyn Sharpe 1907 illustrated by Charles Robinson The birch fairy alights on the dog’s head
Hilda Boswell, Water-Lily Story Book, 1953
The Story of the Weathercock by Evelyn Sharpe 1907 illustrated by Charles Robinson The idle boy took Elspeth’s hand
Illustrating Slopes and Hills
September 5, 2020