Miguel Covarrubias

Sally Rand & Martha Graham by Miguel Covarrubias (1934)
The Mexican artist Miguel Covarrubias was famous for his remarkable caricaturists to the American magazines New Yorker and Vanity Fair. He was also painter, Illustrator, author, educator, anthropologist and known for his analysis of pre-Colombian art of Mesoamerica, particularly that of the Olmec culture.
The ASIFA post The Genius of Miguel Covarrubias talks a little more about the talent and life of Covarrubias, with many of his fabulous caricatures to Vanity Fair and a complete scanned article about him to “American Artist”, which worth a visit.

Related Posts with Thumbnails
This entry was posted in illustration and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink.