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Mingote April 2, 2013

Posted by anagasto in drawing, Spain.
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M i n g o t e

He was born in 1919, and for a long time he also wrote novels and plays.

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“These political activists are all either idealist reds or idealist fundies that leave no room for practical options.”


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They are flipping a coin trying to decide what party they will vote for. If it is heads, they will vote for the socialists, and if it is tails, they’ll vote for the others.

He has been drawing for more than 70 years.

Recently he drew himself sitting at the table saying: “Every day of my life, no matter whether I am happy or sad, I have to come up with a joke for the paper about the latest buzz,  but now I cannot think of anything to draw on the subject of slavery.”

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“The government pays attention to all the extremists ands terrorists, but not to us who might be its voters.”

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The thumbnails are from the collection of recent original drawings at
http://www.abc.es/humor/20101026/mingote

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“Santa brought me the motorcar, but my dad made the wheels for it; he is a real artist for that kind of thing.”

17 de enero de 1919 – 3 de abril de 2012

“Den Wagen hat mir das Christkind gebracht, aber die Rädchen hat mir mein Pappi gemacht; ist halt ein Profi in solchen Dingen.”

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1. Anonymous - March 2, 2012

Always helps to study the techniques of other esp for me these simple line drawings.


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