Lost Art Of The Cutaway

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“I could say that as a kid, I used to love looking at cutaway illustrations, but the thing is, I still think they’re just the greatest thing ever. With cutaway art, you get to examine and explore miniature hidden worlds, behind-the-scenes and under an x-ray. The best stuff surely came out of the mid twentieth century, a golden age of illustration that generated a voracious public demand for new graphic art in magazines and periodicals. Fast-forward to the age of computer graphics and the cutaway has lost its way; lost its charm. But today, I went traveling around the net to find some examples of the good stuff to gawk at.” w/ photos

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