Irving Seidmon Docktor (July 10, 1918 - February 14, 2008) was a prolific artist and educator best known for his work as a book and magazine illustrator in the 1950s and 1960s. His psychologically arresting and aesthetically distinctive style, featuring angular often overlapping faces executed with a moody palette, made him one of the most instantly recognizable illustrators of his era. An early work on the history of paperbacks identified Docktor and Edward Gorey as executing some of the most interesting and appealing cover designs in the field.

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  • Irving Seidmon Docktor, appelé également Irv Docktor, né le 10 juillet 1918 et décédé le 14 février 2008 était un artiste et professeur d'art américain, principalement connu pour sa carrière d'illustrateur dans les années 1950 et 1960. Sa technique de dessin distinctive mettant en scène des superpositions de personnages aux expressions sombres a fait de lui un illustrateur instantanément reconnaissable à sa technique. Il illustra de nombreux romans, des livres pour enfants et des pochettes de disques. Il eut durant de nombreuses années sa propre galerie d'art dans Greenwich Village et participa à de nombreuses expositions. (fr)
  • Irving Seidmon Docktor (July 10, 1918 - February 14, 2008) was a prolific artist and educator best known for his work as a book and magazine illustrator in the 1950s and 1960s. His psychologically arresting and aesthetically distinctive style, featuring angular often overlapping faces executed with a moody palette, made him one of the most instantly recognizable illustrators of his era. An early work on the history of paperbacks identified Docktor and Edward Gorey as executing some of the most interesting and appealing cover designs in the field. (en)
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  • Irving Seidmon Docktor (July 10, 1918 - February 14, 2008) was a prolific artist and educator best known for his work as a book and magazine illustrator in the 1950s and 1960s. His psychologically arresting and aesthetically distinctive style, featuring angular often overlapping faces executed with a moody palette, made him one of the most instantly recognizable illustrators of his era. An early work on the history of paperbacks identified Docktor and Edward Gorey as executing some of the most interesting and appealing cover designs in the field. (en)
  • Irving Seidmon Docktor, appelé également Irv Docktor, né le 10 juillet 1918 et décédé le 14 février 2008 était un artiste et professeur d'art américain, principalement connu pour sa carrière d'illustrateur dans les années 1950 et 1960. Sa technique de dessin distinctive mettant en scène des superpositions de personnages aux expressions sombres a fait de lui un illustrateur instantanément reconnaissable à sa technique. (fr)
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