Thursday, May 3, 2012

Mischief and Mayhem, the Comic Art of Wilhelm Busch


‘Germany’s Greatest Humorist Since Heine’ appeared in Current Literature, Vol. XLIV, No. 5, May 1908: 509-513.

The other images are from Kleines Wilhelm Busch Album; Sammlung lustiger Bildergeschichten mit etwa 450 Bildern und farbigem Selbstportrait, Berlin: Verlagsanstalt für Kunst Hermann Klemm, 1907.

Wilhelm Busch lived from April 15, 1832, to January 9, 1908.
The poet Heinrich Heine lived from 1797 to 1856. 








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