101 Great Illustrators From The Golden Age 1890 1925

Author: Jeff A. Menges
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 0486430812
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The most comprehensive book of its kind, this gorgeous edition presents more than 500 full-color works by famous and lesser-known artists from the heyday of book and magazine illustration. Featured artists include Walter Crane, Edmund Dulac, Maxfield Parrish, Howard Pyle, Arthur Rackham, N. C. Wyeth, and many others — 101 in all. Several examples of each artist's finest illustrations are accompanied by biographical comments and career notes. Additional artists include Victorian-era illustrator Aubrey Beardsley, noted for his compelling combinations of the erotic and grotesque; American painter Harvey Dunn, one of Howard Pyle's most accomplished students; James Montgomery Flagg, famed for his U.S. Army recruitment posters; Charles Dana Gibson, creator of the iconic Gibson Girl; Charles R. Knight, a pioneer in the depiction of dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures; Edward Penfield, the king of poster art; Frederic Remington, whose works document the Old West; J. Allen St. John, the principal illustrator of Edgar Rice Burroughs's adventure tales; and dozens of others.

A Treasury Of The Great Children S Book Illustrators

Author: Susan E. Meyer
Publisher: ABRAMS
ISBN: 9780810926943
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Describes the careers and techniques of top illustrators, including Caldecott, Crane, Tenniel, Lear, Wyeth, Dulac, Rackham, Potter, and Greenaway

The Art Illustration Of Walter Crane

Author: Walter Crane
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486135837
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Original collection of more than 100 images surveys Crane's best paintings and the first illustrations for children's books. Includes scenes from fairy and folk tales and classics by Shakespeare, Hawthorne, and Spenser.

The Golden Age Of Children S Book Illustration

Author: Richard Dalby
Publisher: Book Sales
ISBN: 9780785814276
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For this wonderful collection of classic children's book illustrations from the 1860s to the 1930s, Dalby has written biographies for more than fifty of the artists whose talents helped create the Golden Age.

Once Upon A Time A Treasury Of Classic Fairy Tale Illustrations

Author: Jeff A. Menges
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486134369
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This collection gathers breathtaking art from early editions of "Sleeping Beauty," "Cinderella," and other classics. 180 elegant images — most in color — include works by Rackham, Dore, Dulac, Nielsen, and others.

Maxfield Parrish And The Illustrators Of The Golden Age

Author: Margaret E. Wagner
Publisher: Pomegranate Communications
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Maxfield Parrish left a legacy of magnificent paintings, but he is best appreciated in the context of his own life and times. This book provides that context with an overview of the era in which American illustrative art flourished. When Parrish first arrived on the publishing scene in the 1890s, "mass media" meant print media. From Arthurian legends to American fables like The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, stories were avidly read by a literate population. New printing technology made color illustrations possible, a liberating element for artists and a delight for readers. Part lively Parrish biography and part lucid historical analysis, this book offers a treasure trove of illustrations from classic children's literature by Parrish and his contemporaries, accompanied by excerpts from the stories.

500 Years Of Illustration

Author: Howard Simon
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486261700
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Unrivaled treasury of art from the 1500s through the 1900s includes drawings by Goya, Hogarth, Dürer, Morris, Doré, Beardsley, others. Hundreds of illustrations, brief introductions. Ideal as reference and browsing book.

Masters Of American Illustration

Author: Fred Taraba
Publisher: Illustrated PressInc
ISBN: 9780982004142
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From 1989 to 2001, author Fred Taraba was a regular contributor to the graphic arts publication, Step-By-Step Graphics. His column, “Methods of the Masters,” documented the lives and working methods of some of America's finest Golden Age illustrators. While a number of other writers contributed to the regular column, Fred himself wrote 41 installments. This book is a compilation of those 41 classic articles, which have been extensively reworked and revised with completely new artwork especially prepared for this volume.

Willy Pog Ny Rediscovered

Author: Willy Pogány
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486140016
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More than 100 color and black-and-white Art Nouveau–style illustrations from fairy tales and adventure stories include scenes from Wagner's "Ring" cycle, The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, Gulliver's Travels, and Faust.