Note sheet cartoon : giraffe on bike
16 x 10 inch - Watercolor, Gua and India Ink on paper
Cartoon by Martin Missfeldt - September 06, 2006
This Zirkus-Artisten-auf-Hochseil-bergauf-Fahrrad-fahren-Giraffe giraffe has originated after a drawing of Marcel Duchamp from the year 1914. Duchamps drawing has the title "Avoir l'apprenti dans le Soleil", translates: " Have an apprentice in the sun ".
By using a giraffe which cycles on the high-level rope uphill the tiefgründige meaning of this puzzling drawing becomes only so really clear in her existential depth. Really...