While altering Scuffy the Tugboat and Daddies, I was struck by the wonderful intricacy of Tibor Gergely‘s work.
He died in 1978.
I still have Rupert the Rhinoceros to reconstruct (who knows what form that will take?) and a host of other Golden Book illustrators to wax lyrical about!
Here’s a bit of Tibor’s work from my version of Daddies:
And here’s a video about him and his life from an interview with a friend of his.