Tracy Sabin - Sunday in the park with Maurice - Framed Print - 16"H x 20"W
Sunday in the park with Maurice by Tracy Sabin - 16"H x 20"W
Since 1973, Tracy Sabin has crafted illustration for a wide variety of clients. He has illustrated over 500 logos. His skills include animation, package design, paper engineering and mosaic design for public spaces. He has illustrated a number of children's books, including the New York Times bestseller, "Castle." His work has been featured in Graphis, Print Magazine, Communication Arts, the Society of Illustrators, and in books and articles about contemporary graphic design and illustration.
The "Original" version of this picture is prominently featured in Ferris Bueller's Day Off. when it is viewed by Cameron Frye and as such use is parodied, among others, in Looney Tunes: Back in Action and an episode of Family Guy.
The January 1974 issue of Playboy magazine featured Nancy Cameron, its Playmate of the Month, on its cover, superimposed on the painting in similar style.
In the Simpsons episode "Mom and Pop Art" (10x19), Barney Gumble offers to pay for a beer with a handmade reproduction of the painting.
The painting was the inspiration for a commemorative poster printed for the 1993 Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix, with racing cars and the Detroit skyline added.