20th Century Sequential Art:

An examination of American Comic Book Art by Chris Taylor

 

 

Sequential Art is a form of expression which dates back to the 17th century BC.  .Humans have long felt the urge to depict stories with pictures, and the art form has evolved from crudely scratched cave paintings to intricately woven stories with intriguing characters and plots. In modern times there are a number of ways to watch action and experience stories, but sequential art is often neglected when referring to legitimate forms of media. Following, you will find a summary of the development of the sequential art form, specifically in North America.