The Upside-Down Illustrations of Peter Newell

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Peter Newell's work was very popular at the end of the 19th century, appearing in children's books like Topsys and Turvys, a collection of poems and images that can be viewed upside-down or right-side-up. Below are my favorites. His work also appeared often in Harper's Weekly, Scribner's Magazine, and The Saturday Evening Post. Take a look at some examples.

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February 5, 2012 - 4:45am
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