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Drew Friedman"s sideshow freaks

Drew Friedman

Drew Friedman"s sideshow freaks

by Drew Friedman

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Published by Blast Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People with disabilities in art,
  • Abnormalities, Human, in art,
  • Freak shows,
  • Themes, motives

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSideshow freaks
    Statementtext by Drew Friedman & K. Bidus ; foreword by Penn Jillette
    ContributionsBidus, K.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNC1429.F6694 A4 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination110 p. :
    Number of Pages110
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24913755M
    ISBN 109780922233366
    LC Control Number2010011163

    Drew Friedman Label from public data source Wikidata; Sources. found: Drew Friedman's Sideshow freaks, c t.p. (Drew Friedman) colophon (Creator of two books on Jewish comedians and the anthology Too soon?) found: Wikipedia, Apr. 9, (Born ;. DREW FRIEDMAN'S SIDESHOW FREAKS presents fifty of his favorite historic human oddities-famous and obscure-in mesmerizing full-color portraits. As in Warts and All, Old Jewish Comedians, and More Old Jewish Comedians, Drew Friedman once again meticulously, brilliantly, and affectionately brings to life people in the show business, this time.

    Drew Friedman’s Sideshow Freaks was published by Blast! books in Steven Heller in the The New York Times wrote of his three volumes of portraiture of Old Jewish Comedians: “A festival of drawing virtuosity and fabulous craggy faces. Friedman might very well be the Vermeer of the Borscht Belt”. To kick things off, please welcome illustrator Drew Friedman (“Drew Friedman's Sideshow Freaks," Blast Books): Drew, which performers and films will the academy voters pick to win the Oscars this year? I'm going out on a limb to predict that “The Social Network” will win every single award it's been nominated for. OK, full disclosure.

    Drew Friedman's Sideshow Freaks Drew Friedman sees the freaks in all of us. Arguably the world's greatest living caricaturist, his painstakingly-rendered, sweat-beaded, liver-spotted, and uncanny portraits have appeared in RAW, Esquire, The New Yorker, MAD, Entertainment Weekly, and . Yet Milbauer's legacy lives on through a portrait of hers that's featured in Drew Friedman's book "Sideshow Freaks." Being immortalized in a freak show history is a noteworthy accomplishment for Milbauer, since fat ladies were typically devalued performers, earning less than other entertainers [source: Thomson ].


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