Snark Assemblage

Here I just inserted (2012-08-18) details from Henry Holiday’s Snark illustrations to the 1st Snark fit into Thomas Landseer’s illustration. You can use the assemblage in compliance with license CC BY-NC-ND 4.0. Main artists: Conrad Martens & Thomas Landseer, Henry Holiday & Joseph Swain. more (with a high resolution image) | search “SnarkAssemblage”   2017-09-23, … Continue reading “Snark Assemblage”

Brexit, Hunting a Fantastical Beast

Article mirrored from theconversation.com Co-published with: centreonconstitutionalchange.ac.uk See also: ukandeu.ac.uk May government’s Brexit aims were never achievable – we’ve been hunting a fantastical beast all along The Snark – the beastly figment of imagination created by Lewis Carroll. Image: Segment of an assemblage by G. Kluge of illustrations by C. Martens & T. Landseer, H. … Continue reading “Brexit, Hunting a Fantastical Beast”

Snark Assemblage

In 2012, I assembled two scans from original 19th century sources: Print The Beagle Laid Ashore based on a drawing (1834-04-16) by Conrad Martens, etching published in: Francis Darwin, Life and Letters of Charles Darwin , p. 160, 1888. Conrad Martens’ drawing has been engraved by T. Landseer and published in the year 1838 by … Continue reading “Snark Assemblage”