Ronald Searle

I came across the work of Ronald Searle yesterday…and I love it!  Looking at these funny illustrations it’s hard to believe that he spent several years in a POW death camp during WWII. Not only do I find his style and humor inspiring, but the fact that he was able to retain a sense of humor inspires me most. The human spirit is an amazing thing.

(The above photos found here)

(Found here)

If you’d like to read more about Ronald Searle, here’s the Wikipedia site, an article from The Guardian, and his obituary on the BBC’s site.




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