Category Archives: Art

Comic encounters: The importance of player mapping

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Comic encounter: Easy recruitment

Taken from Shakespeare’s tragedy of King Lear from 1903. https://archive.org/details/shakespearestrag08shak The illustrator is unknown. The image seems to be free of copyright but please give me some credit if you use it. Especially if you use the caption, which is … Continue reading

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Comic encounter: Dear Mother Nature

This illustration is taken from the story “The Magic Hide and Seek” in Andrew Lang’s Pueblo Indian folk-stories from 1910.  The image was drawn by George Wharton Edwards (1859-1950). The image seems to be free of copyright but please give me some … Continue reading

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Comic encounter: The problem with henchmen

The picture is taken from some 19th century book about India. I don’t remember the title of said book but the copyright of the picture has definitely expired. It is free to use but please credit me if you use … Continue reading

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Comic encounter: Mother knows best

The picture is taken from the story “Apotheose de docteur Puff” in J.J. Grandville’s Un Autre Monde from 1844. The image is free to use but please give me some credit if you use it, especially if you use my … Continue reading

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Comic encounter: The problem with trusting rumour

Rumour is a double edged sword. The illustration is made by J. B. Clark for a publication of the story of Sinbad the Sailor in 1896 and is, as far as I know, free to use. Please credit me if … Continue reading

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A few ships and some other stuff

And now it’s time for some more nice old illustrations. All pictures below are taken from the swedish magazine “Allers familj-journal” from around 1930. Most of them are made by an artist that signs his stuff “Harry.N” or just “N”. … Continue reading

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