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The golden age of children's book illustration / Richard Dalby.

Dalby, Richard. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 741.6 DAL (Text) 31951004275340 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781854797964
  • ISBN: 1854797694
  • Physical Description: 144 pages, 50 color plates : illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Publisher: London : Michael O'Mara Books Limited , 1991.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p.144)
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- The Victorians -- George Cruikshank -- Richard Doyle -- John Tenniel -- The Dalziel brothers -- Arthur Hughes -- Edward Lear -- Eleanor Vere Boyle -- Walter Crane -- Kate Greenaway -- Randolph Caldecott -- Gordon Browne -- Howard Pyle and his disciples -- Howard Pyle -- Jessie Willcox Smith -- Ethel Franklin Betts -- Maxfield Parrish -- N. C. Wyeth -- The golden years -- Henry J. Ford -- J. D. Batten -- Louis Rhead -- Helen Stratton -- H. R. Millar -- F. D. Bedford -- C. E. Brock -- T. H. Robinson -- Charles Robinson -- W. Heath Robinson -- Arthur Rackham -- Edmund Dulac -- Willy Pogany -- Kay Nielsen -- Warwick Goble -- René Bull -- Edward J. Detmold -- Harry Clarke -- William M. Timlin -- Frank C. Papé -- Monro S. Orr -- Lawson Wood -- Charles Folkard -- Ida Rentoul Outhwaite -- J. R. Monsell -- John Hassall -- Cecil Aldin -- Louis Wain -- L. Leslie Brooke -- Beatrix Potter -- Millicent Sowerby -- Anne Anderson -- Mabel Lucie Attwell -- Margaret Tarrant -- Honor C. Appleton -- Lilian A. Govey -- Cicely Mary Barker -- H. Willebeek Le Mair -- E. H. Shepard.
Summary, etc.: For The Golden Age of Children's Book Illustration, author Richard Dalby has written biographies of more than fifty of the artists whose talents helped to create the Golden Age. He includes not only the great names, but also less well known but equally talented artists such as Anne Anderson, Margaret Tarrant, Harry Clarke, and L. Leslie Brooke. There are more than 150 illustrations--both colour plates and black-and-white drawings--which have been reproduced with painstaking fidelity to the originals. Chosen to be representative of the artists' work, the selection covers the whole spectrum of subject matter and style, and makes an evocative and appealing collection of the classic works of children's book illustration.
Subject: Illustrated children's books.

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