Henry Darger: Vivian Girls.

Henry Darger's illustrations - the inspiration behind Shrimp's collection. Significant to art because of his watercolor paintings and dark past that is reflected clearly in his work.

American outsider artist, Henry Darger created a war-inspired fantasy around pre-pubescent girls with boy parts while toiling as a janitor and never receiving recognition until his artist landlord unearthed his treasure trove shortly before his death.

The 13 Most Amazing Outsider Artists of All Time

Henry Darger, famous for his posthumously discovered single-spaced fantasy manuscript called The Story of the Vivian Girls, in What is known as the Realms of the Unreal, of the Glandeco-Angelinnian War Storm, Caused by the Child Slave Rebellion.

Henry Darger.

“ Examples from iconic Chicago “outsider artist” Henry Darger c. Perhaps the best known artist of the genre, Darger has been coming up a lot lately due to his influence on.

Spangled Blengin, Edible All Nations of Christian Nature. All Islands of Every Sea by Henry Darger, 1940s-1960s

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Spangled Blengin, Edible All Nations of Christian Nature. All Islands of Every Sea by Henry Darger,

“the children’s right to play, to be happy, and to dream, the right to normal sleep in night’s season, the right to an education, that we may have an equal opportunity for developing all that are in us of mind and heart“ - Henry Darger

Henry Darger at the American Folk Art Museum

More Henry Darger adventures."They attempt to get away by rolling themselves in floor rugs" #expoDarger @MAM

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“More Henry Darger adventures."They attempt to get away by rolling themselves in floor rugs"

The History of My Life Henry Darger (1892-1973) ,Volume VIII, cover

-The History of My Life - Henry Darger , -This piece is important it is the artists history it shows juxtaposition in old and new with vibrant colors and a old spine this is just as a history book but a book of someones life

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Henry Darger Henry Darger was a janitor living living alone in a one room apartment where he wrote The Story of the Vivian Girls, in Wha.

Henry Darger. At Jennie Richee - narrowly escape capture when attacked by the Glandelinians

At Jennie Richee - narrowly escape capture when attacked by the Glandelinians

The fascinating hidden art of of Henry Darger. After his death his unsuspecting landlord discovered his extensive oeuvre.

The fascinating hidden art of of Henry Darger. After his death his unsuspecting landlord discovered his extensive oeuvre.

Henry Darger - MELT

Young Striped Blengen Female, Boy King Islands by Henry Darger

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