Doré's Illustrations for "Paradise Lost"

Author: Gustave Doré

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486134032

Category: Art

Page: 64

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All 50 of Doré's powerful illustrations for Milton's epic poem, recounting mankind's fall from the grace of God through the work of Satan. Appropriate quotes from the text are printed with each illustration.
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On the Art of Drawing

Author: Robert Fawcett

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486138585

Category: Art

Page: 144

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The "Illustrator's Illustrator" presents fundamentals of improvisation, lighting, style, and technique. Thorough examinations of the human figure and landscapes feature 100 illustrations and stress the importance of design and composition.
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Frank Lloyd Wright and the Johnson Wax Buildings

Author: Jonathan Lipman,Frank Lloyd Wright

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486427485

Category: Architecture

Page: 197

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Thoroughly researched study of the design and construction of this radical, inspiring workplace draws on much unpublished archival material. From the genesis of the structurally unique Administration Building — its design development, innovations, and furnishings — to the construction and completion of the Research Towers, Lipman presents a wealth of information. 172 black-and-white illustrations.
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Treasury of Nineteenth-Century Ornamental Metalwork

Author: Jules Decker

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486145409

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 144

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1,000 prime examples of French metal masterworks, painstakingly reproduced. Weather vanes, tiles, waterspouts, trims, basins, cane tips, pike heads, and more offer a wealth of inspiration and historical accuracy.
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Doré's Angels

Author: Gustave Doré

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486141497

Category: Art

Page: 80

View: 1916

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Dozens of the renowned artist's celestial beings, as created for such great literary works as the Bible, Coleridge's The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, and Milton's classic, Paradise Lost. 75 black-and-white illustrations.
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Composition

Understanding Line, Notan and Color

Author: Arthur Wesley Dow

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 048646007X

Category: Art

Page: 144

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A mentor to Georgia O'Keeffe, Dow literally "wrote the book" on composition. First published in 1899, this manual influenced generations of teachers and students. Relevant to all of the visual arts, it employs a workbook format to impart principles regarding harmonic relations between lines, color, and dark and light patterns.
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The Doré Gallery

His 120 Greatest Illustrations

Author: Gustave Doré

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486135829

Category: Art

Page: 128

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Scores of dramatic engravings include powerful images from Paradise Lost, The Divine Comedy, The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, The Raven, The Wandering Jew, others. Captions.
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Doré's Dragons, Demons and Monsters

Author: Gustave Doré

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486141438

Category: Art

Page: 80

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Superb reproductions of illustrations for The Bible, Paradise Lost, The Divine Comedy, and other works, with brilliantly imaginative scenes dominated by fantastic creatures of land, sea, and air. 90 illustrations.
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