Автор: Zaphiropoulou Photini N. Название: Classic Greek Masterpieces of Sculpture ISBN: 1419722298 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781419722295 Издательство: Abrams Рейтинг: Цена: 2275 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (1 шт.) Описание: Greek sculpture was among the first art to communicate human emotions and to offer a more realistic portrait of the individual. By working in new materials and posing the body naturally, Greek sculptors established the foundation of a whole new art form. "Classic Greek Masterpieces of Sculpture" features more than 60 of these magnificent and influential works that range in form, historical period, and subject. Organized chronologically, these works hail from the collections of top museums, including The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the British Museum, the Pergamon Museum, and the Louvre. Alongside dynamic photographs of each sculpture is an essay that describes the work and offers commentary on its significance in Greek art. Thought-provoking, realistic, and influential, these sculptures altered the way people viewed art.
Автор: Adler Dennis Название: Porsche: The Classic Air-Cooled Era ISBN: 0760351902 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780760351901 Издательство: Rockport/Rotovision Рейтинг: Цена: 2011 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
"Porsche: The Classic Era" offers something for all Stuttgart enthusiasts and those interested in automotive history.
There are few automobiles in the world as iconic as Porsche's air-cooled sports cars. For nearly 50 years Porsche's rear-engine wonders set the benchmark for production sports cars and dominated the world's race courses. From the first Gmund coupe, to the 356 to the timeless 911, this richly illustrated volume tells the full story of Germany's fabled air-cooled sports cars.
Automotive writer and photographer Dennis Adler begins the books with the early career of Ferdiand Porsche, detailing the influences and events that set him on the path of automotive-engineering greatness including key stints with Mercedes-Benz, Auto Union, and Volkswagen. From there he details Porsche's WWII work before moving into the postwar era and the establishment of Porsche as a unique automotive brand.
Adler's engaging text is accompanied throughout by rare images from Porsche's historic archive as well as stunning contemporary photos of all the great cars including 356 Carerra, 550 Speedster, 911S, 912, 930 Turbo, 914/6 as well as key racers like the 906, 908, and 935.
Автор: Gosling, Tim Название: Classic Contemporary ISBN: 0500517835 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780500517833 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Рейтинг: Цена: 4655 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (1 шт.) Описание: Tim Gosling is a British interior designer with an international reputation for designing exquisite interiors and beautifully crafted furniture for a range of public and private clients. Classic Contemporary showcases Gosling's recent work and gives the historical context for his designs, with archive drawings and photographs of the work of architects and designers whose work he admires. The book is structured by period, beginning with the eighteenth century and finishing in the twenty-first. Each chapter begins with one page that lists the Design Rules, the Materials and the Leading Figures associated with the era and style. The text of the chapter discusses key architects and designers, particularly those who have influenced Tim or whom he admires, and the style that emerged in that period, illustrated with historical images. The rest of the chapter consists of an extended plate section showing Gosling's interiors and furniture with extended captions in which he comments on the elements of the period's style incorporated into his work. The final chapter has a discussion and photographs of the craftsmanship that goes into the production of the furniture Tim designs. Through these pages, Regency, Victorian, Art Deco or Modernism can be viewed in a new light, resulting in a book that provides a unique insight into the work of one of today's most popular and respected designers.
Автор: Muser Stefan Название: Classic Wristwatches 2014-15 ISBN: 0789211432 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780789211439 Издательство: Abbeville Press Рейтинг: Цена: 2729 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (1 шт.) Описание: A resource for information on vintage watches, that is, watches no longer in current production. With today`s record prices at auction, it supplies all the information that a collector needs to know about a vintage watch and its approximate current value, such as details on the movement, case, and special characteristics of the piece.
Автор: Heller, Steven Название: 100 Classic Graphic Design Journals ISBN: 1780673361 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781780673363 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Цена: 3104 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: 100 Classic Graphic Design Journals surveys a unique collection of the most influential magazines devoted to graphic design, advertising and typography. These journals together span over 100 years of the history of print design and chart the rise of graphic design from a necessary sideline to the printing industry to an autonomous creative profession. Each magazine is generously illustrated with a large selection of spreads and covers. A descriptive text based, where possible, on interviews with editors, designers and publishers is also included for each magazine alongside comprehensively researched bibliographic material. The magazines featured cover a range of industries and eras, from advertising (Publimondial, La Pubblicita Italiana), posters (Das Plakat, Affiche) and typography (Typografische Monatsblatter, Typographica), to Art Nouveau (Bradley, His Book), Modernist design (Neue Grafik, ULM) and Post-Modern and contemporary graphics (Emigre, Its Nice That). These 100 journals offer an invaluable resource to historians and students of graphic design, and a rich seam of visual research and inspiration for graphic designers.
Автор: Gerhart Egger Название: Generations of jewelry ISBN: 0887401244 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780887401244 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 5516 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: This beautiful history of the art form begins with a liberal discussion of fine jewelrys ancient history as exotic amulets and symbolic ornaments, and proceeds to explain and profusely illustrate developing trends in European jewelry as symbols to the growing middle classes. The author shows jewelry examples from the Italian Renaissance, Dutch seventeenth century, Baroque, all manner of nineteenth century, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, and the big-name houses of Tiffany, Cartier and Philipps in the twentieth century. Also, through many historical portraits of men and women, each style is displayed as it was shown by the artists of their day. In this one volume, more than 450 carefully selected jewelry creations display the entire history of evolving styles. This is an important reference and beautiful record of the jewelry our past generations have known.
Автор: Sjoberg Lars Название: Classic Swedish Interiors ISBN: 0711230889 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780711230880 Издательство: Frances Lincoln Рейтинг: Цена: 3104 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Full of insight and inspiration, this is a deeply personal summary of everything Lars Sjoberg has learnt in his years of working and living with classic Swedish interiors.
Описание: 30 postcards of classic breeds to keep or to send
Автор: Jules B. Farber Название: Classic Cats by Great Photographers ISBN: 2080304968 ISBN-13(EAN): 9782080304964 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Рейтинг: Цена: 2064 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: An endearing and amusing photographic account of cats.