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Jimmy Swinnerton

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Published by Hearst Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Swinnerton, Jimmy, 1875-1974.,
    • Landscape painters -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Cartoonists -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementHarold G. Davidson.
      ContributionsSwinnerton, Jimmy, 1875-1974.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND237.S944 D38 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p. :
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2864955M
      ISBN 100688037100
      LC Control Number84027964
      OCLC/WorldCa11531621

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Jimmy Swinnerton: The Artist and His Work Hardcover – November 1, by Harold G. Davidson (Author)Author: Harold G. Davidson. Little Jimmy picture and story book [Jimmy Swinnerton] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. InSwinnerton created his most famous feature, Little Jimmy — another of his "tykes", a very young and very cute little boy.

Jimmy (the character) had an amazing ability to become distracted from the simplest tasks, and to emerge unscathed from the often convoluted brouhahas he'd innocently caused.

Originally titled just Jimmy, the feature began life as a Sunday page. With some lapses, and a hiatus or two, Swinnerton drew the feature until A daily was added inat which time the name was changed to Little Jimmy. Swinnerton drew in a simple, uncluttered style, using very little shading and favoring long shots to close-ups.

Swinnerton with Jimmy Swinnerton book Palette and Pipe from the January issue of Arizona Highways Magazine. He penned two comic strips, "Little Jimmy," and "Little Tiger." But, in at age twenty-eight, he contracted tuberculosis, and for health reasons relocated to California, this time to the desert community of Colton.

Near Denver, Colorado.A pioneer comic artist, James Swinnerton is most often credited in histories of the funnies for things he never did. He never drew anything titled Little Bears and Tigers, and the feature he did draw about bears was not the first newspaper strip. In fact, it wasn't a comic strip at all. A talented artist, Swinnerton Jimmy Swinnerton book, however, contribute significantly.

Hi. I have a Jimmy Swinnerton desert painting and a book of his that he signed giving it to my father that I inherited when my parents both passed away in I am interested in having them looked at and appraised.

It was originally my grandmothers, she knew Mr. Swinnerton having lived in Palm Springs herself. LITTLE JIMMY'S GOLD HUNT: Little Big Book ®; First Printing; Hard cover, sewn binding.

Medium size: 6" x 4 1/2" x 3/4"; pages. Author: Jimmy Swinnerton. Artist: Jimmy Swinnerton. COLLECTOR'S NOTE: The first printing is identified by its hard cover and a series publisher’s number# GS17b: Welcome to Eborn Books.

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~Jimmy Swinnerton The Artist and His Work~Harold G. Davidson $ Add to cart; Jimmy Swinnerton book and his Contempories~Ebria Feinblatt and. - Little Jimmy by James Swinnerton The Crossroads Classic Comics Paint By Number Historian Landscape Art Comic Strips Cartoons Comic Books Create A grand pose of cartoonist George McManus as Jiggs from his long-running BRINGING UP FATHER.

This is part three of photos of cartoonis pins. Born in Eureka, California, inJames Guilford Swinnerton shared his name with his father and grandfather before him. By the time he was twenty years old, he was no longer simply James Guilford Swinnerton III, but the Jimmy Swinnerton: celebrity cartoonist, journalist, caricaturist, and protégé of the legendary newspaper baron, William Randolph Hearst.

James 'Jimmy' Swinnerton news. By creating an account, you verify that you are at least 13 years of age, and have read and agree to the Terms of Service. Known as "The Dean of Desert Painters", he is listed in Davenport's Art Reference and Price Guide, Hughes's Artists in California, The Red Book of Southwest Art, Who Was Who in American Art, and Mallett's Index of Artists.

Further information can be found in the book Jimmy Swinnerton, the Artist and his Work written by Harold Davidson. That's Jimmy in the lower left. No, not Jimmy Swinnerton but Tsegi Canyon resident, Jimmy Black.

Now retired, Jimmy was an ex-professional bull rider, rodeo clown, and junior high math teacher. I must confess I admire his courage. Teaching junior high kids is not for the faint of heart. Get this from a library. Jimmy Swinnerton. [Harold G Davidson; Jimmy Swinnerton] -- Recounts the life of the popular Western painter and cartoonist, gathers examples of his work, and describes his complex personality.

BySwinnerton, who signed his cartoons with "Swin", was the Examiner's political cartoonist as well, his drawings often filling the paper's front and inside pages.

At the age of 21, Jimmy Swinnerton arrived at the top of his career, and stayed there for the rest of his life. In International Art Publishing Company of Detroit, Michigan published reproductions of twenty-four Swinnerton paintings in various sizes.

According to Harold G. Davidson, the company was still marketing the reproductions as recently as the s. Today, in David Apatoff’s great blog Illustration Art I read the amazing life story of pioneer newspaper cartoonist Jimmy ’s article is titled, Jimmy Swinnerton At The Dawn of Comic Strips, and it’s well worth reading.

David’s vivid history lesson inspired me to dig into our collection and post some more examples of Swinnerton’s pioneering genius.

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The last Sunday edition of Little Jimmy, which launched Swinnerton to international fame in the early s, ran in Although it marked the end of his storied career as a cartoonist he remained on the Hearst payroll until his death. Swinnerton’s last paintings were created in the early s.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Jimmy Swinnerton: The Artist and His Work by Harold G. Davidson (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. Born in Eureka, California. InSwinnerton began his career as a staff cartoonist for Hearst’s San Francisco Examiner, where he produced a popular weekly cartoon, The Little Bears ().

He moved to New York in to work for Hearst’s Journal-American, where he created Mount Ararat (), Mister Jack (), and his longest-running strip, Little Jimmy. Sketching trips with Maynard Dixon, Nicolai Fechin, Jimmy Swinnerton, Orpha Klinker, and Clyde Forsythe influenced his style.

He combined a beeswax mixture with his paints that gave his landscapes a special luster. He wrote and illustrated several books including "Sonora Sketch Book,"and "Hilton Paints the Desert" in James Swinnerton Art For Sale.

There are 17 Comic Art Dealer Results. We're also searching on the following alternative names and common mis-spellings to come up with the results on this page: Jimmy Swinnerton.

But the story of comics and the West really begins with James “Jimmy” Swinnerton. Born in California inSwinnerton was the first cartoonist to develop a deep, personal and abiding relationship with the West. Swinnerton was as enraptured by the face of the desert as one is by the face of a beloved, and he devoted his twin careers of.

RUSH HAWKINS BOOKSScarce Collection of "Comic Pictures" by Jimmy SwinnertonOn and Off the Ark: A Series of Comic Pictures by SwinnertonNew York: New York American & Journal [W.R. Hearst], Oblong 4to, First, 39pp.=====James Guilford Swinnerton (Novem – September 8, ) was an American cartoonist and a landscape painter of the Southwest.

This is a really neat book, published in It's a comprehensive look at American newspaper cartoonists up through that year, during the era before TV when comic strips and radio filled the entertainment spot. Most of the 80 or so featured artists contributed a self-portrait to the book, along with an interview or life story and sample comic.4/5.

James G. Swinnerton is not remembered strictly as a Nevada artist. However, mention the name "Jimmy" Swinnerton, and his popular cartoon series "Little Jimmy" in the Hearst newspapers might come to mind. Swinnerton's poor health was a major reason for his sketching and painting in the dry climate of Southern Nevada.

Jimmy Swinnerton. The Artist and His Work- [Swinnerton, Jimmy]. Davidson, Harold G.- First editionNew York: Hearst Books, ().-“Over a lifetime of nearly ninety-nine years -a span he often attributed to ‘abstinence from abstinence’- Jimmy Swinnerton produced hundreds of oil paintings of the American Southwest.

Using a rather spare palette he rendered the stark. A talented artist, Swinnerton did, however, contribute significantly to the development of comics in the more than 60 years he worked as a cartoonist. His most successful strip was Little Jimmy, and he's the one who introduced his friend George Herriman to the Arizona desert that became the permanent locale for Krazy Kat.

Soon came a parade of visitors, including authors such as Zane Grey, artists, Maynard Dixon, Jimmy Swinnerton, and W.R. Leigh to name a few, and archaeologists, as well as cowboys, miners, traders, and tourists. Even the lost and legendary Everett Ruess spent time with the Wetherills in Kayenta.

Jimmy Swinnerton is on Facebook. Join Facebook to connect with Jimmy Swinnerton and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the world more open and connected. Swinnerton’s most frequent sketching partner in the ’s was Bill Bender.

Bender was a working cowboy turned artist in his early thirties who had “since the age of ten idolized Jimmy Swinnerton and his outdoor-living style of life”.

Nearly sixty years later Bender recalls the sketching trips as rather routine. Carl Eytel (Septem – Septem ) was a German American artist who built his reputation for paintings and drawings of desert subjects in the American Southwest. Immigrating to the United States inhe settled in Palm Springs, California in With an extensive knowledge of the Sonoran Desert, Eytel traveled with author George Wharton Education: self taught; Royal Art School of Stuttgart.

Winston Churchill’s book “Painting as a Pastime,” published inlaunched a new wave of desert pilgrims. In the s, President Dwight Eisenhower became America’s most famous amateur artist, further swelling the ranks of desert seekers.

Eisenhower had a house in Palm Desert and could himself be called a member of the Smoketree School. Jimmy Swinnerton While many folks attribute the first comic strip to Outcault’s The Yellow Kid, Swinnerton was producing The Little Bears (also known as the California Bears) several years earlier for the Hearst's San Francisco ers:   Pigging Out on Jimmy Swinnerton - A Rare Color Sunday James Swinnerton had a remarkable appeal in his screwball drawings of dogs and children.

Here's a very rare color Sunday page from that features plenty of. Protégez-vous et les autres. Respectez les gestes barrières et la distanciation sociale.

Consultez nos ressources pour vous adapter au mieux pendant cette période. Jimmy Swinnerton; William Randolph Hearst; Marion Davies; William Randolph Hearst; Jimmy Swinnerton: Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Gretchen Swinnerton; Thelma .The Goat Getters is a rip-roaring narrative of the origin of the comic strip told from a new perspective by one of the leading cartoon storytellers of our features a wild bunch of early twentieth-century cartoonists based on the West Coast, including Jimmy Swinnerton, Tad Dorgan, George Herriman, and Rube Goldberg, whose domain was the sports and lurid crime .Email this Article Little Jimmy.