‘Original Comic Art & illustrations for sale’ Category

Mickey Rourke

Mickey Rourke in Barfly He received critical praise for his work in Barfly as the alcoholic writer Henry Chinaski (the literary alter ego of Charles Bukowski) Rourke plays Henry Chinaski, a self acknowledged drunk that repeats the same routine, day in and day out. He gets to his local bar, gets drunk, goes home to [...]

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Josse De Pauw

Josse De Pauw Crazy Love is the story of one man’s life told in three nights over the course of twenty years. The movie follows one Harry Voss (actor Josse De Pauw), focusing on his difficult search for love. Coming as a complete surprise to me, Crazy Love is one of the most beautiful, touching [...]

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Bio Jim Morrison

James Douglas Morrison (December 8, 1943—July 3, 1971) was an American poet, singer, songwriter, writer, and film director. He is best known as the lead singer and lyricist of The Doors, and is widely considered to be one of the most charismatic frontmen in rock music history. He was also the author of several books [...]

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Charles Baudelaire

Charles Baudelaire (1821-1867) was a 19th century French poet, translator, and literary and art critic whose reputation rests primarily on Les Fleurs du mal; (1857;The Flowers of Evil) which was perhaps the most important and influential poetry collection published in Europe in the 19th century. Similarly, his Petits poèmes en prose (1868; “Little Prose Poems”) [...]

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Margaret Cho

Margaret Cho born Moran Cho (December 5, 1968) is a U.S. comedian, fashion designer, author and actress. Cho is best known for her stand-up routines, through which she critiques social and political problems, especially those revolving around race and sex. She has also directed and appeared in music videos, and has her own clothing line. [...]

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George Gordon Byron

 George Gordon Byron, later Noel, 6th Baron Byron (22 January 1788–19 April 1824) was an Anglo-Scottish poet and a leading figure in Romanticism. Amongst Byron’s best-known works are the brief poems “She walks in beauty,” and “So, we’ll go no more a-roving,” and the narrative poems Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage and Don Juan. He is regarded [...]

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Franz Kafka

Franz Kafka (3 July 1883 – 3 June 1924) Czech-born German-speaking writer whose posthumously published novels express the alienation of 20th century man. His stories, such as The Metamorphosis (1915), and novels, including The Trial (1925) and The Castle (1926), concern troubled individuals in a nightmarishly impersonal and bureaucratic world.He was born to a middle-class [...]

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Jean-Paul Sartre

Jean-Paul Sartre (1905-1980) – French novelist, playwright, existentialist philosopher, and literary critic. In 1964 he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature, but he declined it stating that “It is not the same thing if I sign Jean-Paul Sartre or if I sign Jean-Paul Sartre, Nobel Prize winner. A writer must refuse to allow himself [...]

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Man Ray

“Legendary Photographer, painter, and maker of objects and films, Man Ray was one of the most versatile and inventive artists of this century. Born in Philadelphia in 1890, he knew the worlds of Greenwich Village in the avant garde era following the 1913 Armory show; Paris in the 1920′s and 1930′s, where he played a [...]

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Virginia Woolf

Virginia Woolf (1882-1941), the central figure among the authors and painters known as the Bloomsbury Group, is numbered among the most original writers of the twentieth century, recognized especia lly for her beautifully crafted novels, including To the Lighthouse (1927), Orlando (1929) and The Waves (1931), and her influential feminist essays, in particular A Room [...]

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