A voice from the Dirty Thirties: The art of Syd Hoff


After completing his day job doing cartoons for the New Yorker, Syd Hoff dipped his pen in acid to create some of the more memorable political cartoons of the1930s, the last time the global economy headed into the dumpster. Here’s an example, via Philip Nel’s blog, Nine Kinds of Pie:

H/T to Disinformation.

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