Fred Marcellino Exhibition at the Joslyn Museum of Art in Omaha, NE

Dancing By The Light of The Moon: The Art of Fred Marcellino
Exhibition Dates: July 14 – September 29, 2012

From the Joslyn Museum:

Celebrated artist and designer Fred Marcellino (1939-2001) changed the look and feel of book covers for contemporary fiction before becoming an author and illustrator of award-winning children’s literature. This exhibition features drawings and paintings for nine picture books including Puss in Boots; The Steadfast Tin Soldier; The Wainscott Weasel; I, Crocodile; and The Pelican Chorus and Other Nonsense — a collection of Edward Lear tales, among them The Owl and the Pussycat from which comes the sweetly familiar line: “They danced by the light of the moon…”

Read the full article from the Joslyn Museum