Where The Wild Things Are 2
Where The Wild Things Are, by Maurice Sendak. All images © 1963, HarperCollins Publishers.
Images here because of review and study for the blog.
Have you ever noticed the way Sendak constructed the story for Where The Wild Things Are visually? There's a lot more going on. Notice how small the first image of Max is here. He's completely surrounded by white space - a victim of being boxed in. A reason for his actions? Who knows.