Rest in Peace, Mr. Barsotti

One of my favorite cartoonists from The New Yorker passed away today, Charles Barsotti.  I always admired how, as cartoon editor Bob Mankoff says, “with the minimum number of lines, Charlie could extract the maximum number of ideas.”

Here are a couple of my favorites.  For more click on this link to Mankoff’s newsletter.









5 thoughts on “Rest in Peace, Mr. Barsotti

  1. Thanks for bringing this to our attention. He was the best; I always liked the way his cartoons interacted with the bloviation of the text surrounding…


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