Overview

comic-strip art


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

Comic-strips were invented in the late 19th century and first featured in the Sunday supplements of North American newspapers. Essentially narrative cartoons, they have played a major role in popular culture throughout the world. Various artists, such as some of those identified with Pop art, have incorporated comic-strip features in their own work. The most celebrated examples are probably the large-scale paintings of Roy Lichtenstein.

Subjects: Art.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.