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Harvey Kurtzman

First Issue of MAD Magazine, 1952

First Issue of “Mad Magazine”, 10/1952 Happy birthday, Harvey Kurtzman and Mad Magazine! In October 1952, the very first issue of a new comic called “Mad” was issued, written almost entirely by Kurtzman. It soon came under Senate [...]

R. Crumb: Harlem Sketchbook 1965

Four original illustrations by Robert Crumb from his “Harlem Sketchbook,” one of the artist’s first professionally published pieces, from Harvey Kurtzman’s humor magazine, Help! #22, Warren Publishing, January 1965. [...]