The Best Of The Worst
Ems couldn’t top Kelly Freas, but to be honest; no one could. Edmund was at least the most controversial of the 1950’s wave. Some of his sci fi illustrations have a real WTF moment. Like this one.
In the context of Ralph Bunch’s Christmas story, picturing the little girl nude, makes sense. Maybe it wasn’t shocking in 1960, it certainly is now. The physicality of children has become a taboo subject.
Erm…..If this was published now, there would be the most un-holy political row you would have ever heard….
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