Автор: Blakesley, Rosalind P. Название: Arts and crafts movement ISBN: 0714849677 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780714849676 Издательство: Phaidon Press Ltd. Цена: 2990 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (1 шт.) Описание: Dating from the 1850s to the First World War, the Arts and Crafts Movement encompassed everything from architecture to town planning, metalwork and embroidery, in places as diverse as California and Budapest. This work explores the common ideas that give cohesion to a movement of otherwise bewildering breadth and stylistic heterogeneity.
Автор: Pisano, Ronald G. Название: William Merritt Chase: Landscapes in Oil ISBN: 0300110200 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780300110203 Издательство: Yale University Press Цена: 6381 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (2 шт.) Описание: Admired for finding beauty in everyday surroundings, William Merritt Chase (1849-1916) brought an autobiographical element to his work, earning him a unique place in late-19th-century American art history. This book documents the works of Chase, and traces his career as a landscape painter.
Автор: Creative Homeowner Press Название: Home landscaping ISBN: 1580114210 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781580114219 Издательство: Creative Homeowner Цена: 855 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (1 шт.) Описание: Creating even the most simple of landscape gardens can be a huge undertaking - trying to combine all the disparate elements into a cohesive, organic design takes time, knowledge, and determination. This illustrated and easy-to-follow guide offers various things you need to know to create your own landscaped garden.
Название: Comics, comix & graphic novels ISBN: 0714839930 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780714839936 Издательство: Phaidon Press Ltd. Цена: 2709 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (1 шт.) Описание: For more than a century the comic book has been one of our most familiar, yet least appreciated popular art forms. As vehemently criticized as it is passionately defended, it has evolved from humble beginnings into a graphically sophisticated and culturally revealing medium. At a time when vintage comics are fetching huge prices at auction, this book traces the history of the medium from comic papers for kids, through the underground "comix" movements of the 1960s and '70s, to the glossy book-format "graphic novels" of today. Organized thematically, it investigates comic art's varied genres - including humour, adventure, underground and alternative - and charts the rise, fall and rise of the medium. In so doing, Roger Sabin highlights the careers of the creators behind some of the best-known characters in modern fiction - from Superman to Sid the Sexist, Tintin to Tank Girl. He examines not only the stars and "first wave" of comic art but also the names who are currently providing comics with a new lease of life, taking such familiar material as the manic clowning of Leo Baxendate ("The Beano"), the observational adventure of Frank Hampson ("Eagle"), the bombastic power-plays of Jack Kirby ("The Incredible Hulk") and the underground scatology of Robert Crumb ("Zap"), as well as less well-known themes and names: the surreal 1950s retro of Dan Cloves ("Eightball"), the gothic superheroics of Todd McFarlane ("Spawn"), the inspired lunacy of Chris Donald (