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Separated at Birth? January 2, 2009

Posted by leskanturek in Frankenstein.
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Lynd Ward’s poignant illustration of Frankenstein’s creature reflecting on his inhuman form in a pool of water, and the newspaper ad for Darren Aronofsky’s film, “The Wrestler” with Micky Rourke portraying  an aging professional wrestler.

frankmickyTwo characters reflecting on their place in the world?    The Lynd Ward illustration is from a 1934 edition of Frankenstein, published  by Harrison Smith and Robert Haas (New York). The ad is from the Village Voice.



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