Thursday, March 29, 2012
Some lovely illustrations diagramming Cat’s Cradle. This book from China was acquired by the American Museum of Natural History in 1904.
I haven’t reduced these at all, so click on them for a slightly larger view.
L. Eckstein is a NYC-based graphic designer and artist. When she had a job that came with an office, all matter of visual interest could be tacked up on her wall, or walked down the hall to be shared with a co-worker. Her job no longer comes with an office. This is now her wall—and her hall.
*All my eye and Betty Martin means that something is total and complete nonsense. It is found in British English from the eighteenth century on, but is hardly known today.--World Wide Words