An interesting facet of Ramon Castañer's work consists of illustrations for books, tales, poems, articles and stories. The great mastery of drawing that Ramon has along with his great imagination creates a perfect symbiosis with the various topics it covers.

    Samples of his illustrative work are the following:

- "Álbum de Soledades" (Poetry) by Adrián Miró. París 1985:

soledades

Cover

Ángel de tinieblas

Sonets to Maria Luisa

Desolación

Desolation

 - "La Realidad Imaginada, Milagros Jordá y Puigmoltó" by Pepa Botella de Castañer. Alcoy 1998:

Espejo Roto

"And he hided his truth between the charades  ..."

MJordá

Illustration for "Epílogo"

Testamento

Illustration for the 1849 testament

 - Several covers in festivities magazines from Alcoy:

Prog1953

Cover program 1953 (Alcoy)

Prog1957

Cover program 1957 (Alcoy)

Cat2003

Catalogue Ibi Exhibition 2003

 - Ilustrations for articles in festivities magazines from Ibi:

Procesión

Procession incident in 1823 (2001)

Organista

El organista del Salvador (2003)

Ventorrillo

El Ventorrillo (1998)

- Collaboration as an illustrator for the Marfil Editorial with contributions of numerous works on different topics. From the book "Por los caminos del arte (Spanish painter)" 1978, the following images are shown:

GuardaAnt

Guarda anterior

GuardaPost

Guarda posterior

Zurbarán

Pintor de frailes, Zurbarán

Murillo

Pintor de las Purísimas, Murillo

Greco

La locura del Greco

- Various illustrations of stories published by the Marfil Editorial (Alcoy). The cover of which are shown here:

Froilán

Froilán, the bird's friend (1968)

4Cuentos

 4 tales for you (1968)

Pajarita Sabia

 The wise pape bird (1969)

Avión abuela

 The grandmother plane (1970)

Concurso

 A television quiz (1971)

Morocristiano

 The moorish christian (1972)

Transplante

 The transplant (1972)

Misterio

The diamonds mystery (1974)

Secuestro

Aerial kidnap (1974)

 

    Christmas season is deeply felt by Ramon Castañer. Every year Pepa and Ramon compliment to all their friends with Christmas cards. (see).