About the Program
The pen and ink caricatures of artist David Levine have appeared in the pages of Time, Newsweek, Esquire, Playboy, The New Yorker,The Nation and for over 40 years, The New York Review of Books. Five decades of Mr. Levine's presidential caricatures are featured in his new book, "American Presidents." To learn about his work, Book TV visited Brooklyn, New York where the artist, born in 1926, lived the majority of his life. David Levine died on December 29, 2009. He was 83 years old.