A chronicle, celebration, and survey of well over a century of illustration through drawn, painted, and digitized illustrations in different styles, and places leading illustrators in historical context.
100 artistic pieces that feature plants, including masterworks and illustrations by anonymous artists in China, India, and Japan, making insightful connections between botanic art, science, and culture.
Call Number: Cabell Library Special Collections and Archives (On-Site Use Only) (PN6710 .M3323 2014 )
Comics, manga, bandes dessinees, fumetti, tebeo, historietas... no matter the name, they have been a powerful medium across four continents for decades. This is the history of comics around the world from the late 1960s to the dawn of the 21st century.
Call Number: Cabell Library Special Collections and Archives - Oversize (PN6725 .R6 2011 )
Chronicles the origins and evolution of comic strips, from prior to The Yellow Kid through today, and highlights the game-changing contributions of such creative luminaries as Milton Caniff, Walt Kelly, Hal Foster, and Winsor McCay, among countless others.