The art of football : the early game in the golden age of illustration /

This is a singular look at early college football art and illustrations. This collection contains more than two hundred images, many rare or previously unpublished, from a variety of sources, including artists Winslow Homer, Edward Penfield, J.C. Leyendecker, Frederic Remington, Charles Dana Gibson,...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Oriard, Michael, 1948- (Author)
Format: Book
Published: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2017]
Table of Contents:
  • Harper's weekly and the beginnings of American football art
  • The Gibson girl, the Yellow Kid, and the art of the football cartoon
  • Edward Penfield, J.C. Leyendecker, and football poster art
  • Howard Giles, George Bellows, and the illustrated football story.