Sunday, November 27, 2011

In memoriam David Langdon (1914 - 2011)

Pics and info provided byJMB

British cartoonist David Langdon passed away aged 97 on 18 November 2011.
You can read the obituary on the site of The Guardian.

Below you can enjoy some work of the artist.

  "Home Front Lines",published in  1941 by  Methuen & Co.

from "Home Front Lines"
from "Meet Me Inside", published in  1946 by Hutchinson & Co
from"The Way I See It", published in  1947 by  Methuen & Co

from  "Look at You", pubished in 1952 by Methuen

The picture belows comes from a fascicule (Punch, 1991), entitled  "The Best of British Cartoonists. n° 1: David Langdon":

This page comes from "Paris Match" magazine, n°99, published 10 February 1951. Other cartoons by David Langdon, appeared in Paris Match in 1955, 1956 and 1959.

Read more:
David Langdon on Wikipedia
The British cartoon archive

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