André François has always inspired the course with his apparent simplicity of line, and the way he challenges the narrative norms (see also Steinberg and Hoffnung ). We reproduce two examples from François' early collection of work, The Half-Naked Knight London, 1958 as examples of what we can all learn from him.

Illustrations to Jacques Prevert's Lettres des Iles Baladar 1952

 

Working for FORTUNE

 

Graphis Cover 1961

 

Esquire cartoon, date unknown , Crocodile and Nuts

 

Work for Lilliput