The Art of Cartoon Art


Cartoon critics Phil Witte and Rex Hesner look behind gags to debate what makes a cartoon tick. This week our intrepid critics examine the drawing behind some favorite cartoons.

Line, crayon, more line, wash, much more line, tone.

Frank Cotham, Robert Weber, Richard Taylor, Mick Stevens,
Jack Ziegler, James Thurber, George Price, Alex Gregory,
Wm. Hamilton, Charles Barsotti, Roz Chast.

Cartoon Collections exams the art of magazine cartoons.