|Flora's Primers for Prophets Series 2|
|Written by Mike Baehr | Filed under Jim Flora, art||23 Jun 2008 2:51 PM|
From Jim Flora doyen Irwin Chusid comes the latest Flora art offering:
PRIMER FOR PROPHETS SCREEN PRINTS
FLORA ALPHABET SERIES CONTINUES
NOW AVAILABLE: the next four prints in the Primer for Prophets silk-screen series. Cool Flora illustrations of the American nuclear family (and their weird pets) during the 1950s, when donuts and cake were considered essential nutrients, little girls could multi-task with brushes, and dogs craved beer!
The images derive from a 1954 trade-only alphabet booklet that Flora illustrated for CBS-TV. The second set of prints features KISSED, COOKED, GROOMED, and QUAFFED. Edition of 100 (each image), hand-numbered and authenticated.
The first series ("ATE," "DROVE," "JIVED," and "SMOKED") is still available as single prints or as a SET:
And explore our growing catalog of JIM FLORA fine art prints: