Edward Gorey

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Untitled (Man with a Bat on his Head)

Untitled (Man with a Bat on his Head) | The Art Institute of Chicago

Edward Gorey, n.d.

✓ Fun Phantoms: Tales of Ghostly Entertainment, edited by Seon Manley & Gogo Lewis; cover by Edward Gorey

Edward Gorey Book Covers

These are the Edward Gorey Secondary Books we've collected.

Ascent of A PyrAmid: For Whom the Bell Jar Extols - Edward Gorey

For Whom the Bell Jar Extols

Edward Gorey's Fantod in a Bell Jar Shortly after 9/11 I began to see bell jars, as I wandered about town. Curious little domes, sprouti...

Antique 19th Century Blue Opaline Gilt Scent Perfume Bottle

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Title: Antique 19th Century Blue Opaline Gilt Scent Perfume Bottle, Status: SALE PENDING, Category: Vintage Collectibles:Vanity Items:Perfumes:Scent bottle, Shop: Everydaysagift, Description: Beautiful late 19th century blue opaline glass scent bottle with gold gilt accents. This little treasure has a ring attached and could be attached to a chatelaine. There are no chips to the glass and

Edward Gorey - from Merry, Rose, and Christmas-Tree June by Doris Orgel

Edward Gorey - from Merry, Rose, and Christmas-Tree June by Doris Orgel

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Additional Graham Gallery Les Roses Images

On my post from December 28, 2011, I featured an image by Edward Gorey entitled: Les Roses bleuatres l'oubliette dans la cuisine which was included in the 1975 Graham Gallery Problem Pictures show. I have recently run across two black and white reprints of artwork that must have been created as companion pieces for the show. If Edward Gorey used the same size and format for each of the three paintings, the images are heavily cropped in the black and white photos, but perhaps he created the…

Edward Gorey does Little Red

The Most Beautiful Illustrations from 200 Years of Brothers Grimm Fairy Tales

Maurice Sendak, Lisbeth Zwerger, Edward Gorey, David Hockney, Shaun Tan, and more.

Edward Gorey’s ‘anxious, irritable’ tarot card set is predictably perfect | Dangerous Minds

Edward Gorey’s ‘anxious, irritable’ tarot card set is predictably perfect

Since he supplied us with a visual vocabulary for cutesy dread over many decades, perhaps it comes as no surprise that Edward Gorey designed a set of whimsical tarot cards. The set is called the “Fantod Pack,” the word fantod signifying “a state of worry or nervous anxiety, irritability” and thus possibly the most Edward Gorey word ever. (David Foster Wallace was fond of the word as well, using the phrase “howling fantods” multiple times in Infinite Jest; the main clearinghouse website for…

Caturday: Edward Gorey (1925 – 2000) Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats by T. S. Eliot. A selection if illustrations.

Caturday: Edward Gorey (1925 – 2000) Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats by T. S. Eliot. A selection if illustrations.

Edward Gorey’s ‘anxious, irritable’ tarot card set is predictably perfect | Dangerous Minds #tarotcardsart

Edward Gorey’s ‘anxious, irritable’ tarot card set is predictably perfect

Since he supplied us with a visual vocabulary for cutesy dread over many decades, perhaps it comes as no surprise that Edward Gorey designed a set of whimsical tarot cards. The set is called the “Fantod Pack,” the word fantod signifying “a state of worry or nervous anxiety, irritability” and thus possibly the most Edward Gorey word ever. (David Foster Wallace was fond of the word as well, using the phrase “howling fantods” multiple times in Infinite Jest; the main clearinghouse website for…