Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Signed by William Auerbach-Levy: Is That Me?

"The first authoritative book by an American on the art of Caricature" proclaims the dust jacket. That's Caricature with a capital C. But what non-American authority got there first? Regardless, caricaturist William Auerbach-Levy has signed this beautiful copy of his 1947 book.

Is That Me?:  A Book About Caricature, signed by William Auerbach-Levy

William Auerbach-Levy. Is That Me?:  A Book About Caricature, 1947

Here Stephen Kroninger discusses William Auerbach-Levy beginning at 29:50:

Twelve Legendary Caricaturists You’ve (Probably) Never Heard Of
The Society of Illustrators, August 26, 2015

Note:  Would you like a glimpse of some of the amazing caricature inside this book? Stephen Kroninger shows you on Drawger.

Then there's my blog post about Auerbach-Levy's Alexander Woollcott caricature.


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