Sunday, 2 March 2014

Hapshash and the Coloured Coat - Dragons and Magic(k) - Addendum the Second



So how do you search for a specific but un-named image? A dragon, say, but not just any dragon. Well google search gave me lots of dragons, many as tatoos, but none were the dragon from the cover of Albion and the Jimi Hendrix at the Fillmore Auditorium poster.
     Back to first principles: I had quoted Michael English as saying:

       I was fascinated by the sinous yet romantic shapes found in Mucha's posters and the work of  Beardsley and Rackham

This was the clue: I would look for dragons in Mucha's art. And I found: