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The Encyclopedia of Art Deco

by Alastair Duncan

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Knickerbocker Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Encyclopedias,
  • 20th Century Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Reference,
  • History - Modern (Late 19th Century to 1945)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8749871M
    ISBN 101577150465
    ISBN 109781577150466

    Welcome to The Encyclopedia of Arda. The Encyclopedia of Arda is a personal project - a tribute to and a celebration of the works of J.R.R. Tolkien. The site is evolving into an illustrated hypertext encyclopedia of Tolkien's realms and peoples. It already contains about four thousand entries, and we're constantly adding new entries and expanding existing g: Art Deco. In Hillier's book Art Deco of the 20s and 30s was published by Studio Vista. This was the first major work on a hitherto neglected genre of art that had previously been referred to as Art Moderne (the term Art Moderne has since come to be used to refer to the later streamlined style of Art Deco .

    Art Deco, sometimes referred to as Deco, is a style of visual arts, architecture and design that first appeared in France just before World War Deco influenced the design of buildings, furniture, jewelry, fashion, cars, movie theatres, trains, ocean liners, and everyday objects such as radios and vacuum took its name, short for Arts Décoratifs, from the Exposition. Art Deco is a style of decorative art, design and architecture of the s and s in Europe, the United States and other countries. It was named after an international exhibition held in Paris in , but there are some examples dating back to before the First World War. Art Deco followed another design style, Art Nouveau, which was influenced by organic plant-like forms.

    Author:Duncan, Alastair. Encyclopedia of Art Deco. Book Binding:Hardback. Each month we recycle over million books, saving o tonnes of books a year from going straight into landfill sites/5. Books shelved as art-deco: Art Deco by Alastair Duncan, American Art Deco: Modernistic Architecture and Regionalism by Carla Breeze, Monstress, Vol. 1: A.


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The book is a perfect concoction of the art deco format in all its forms, from small, elegant figurines to architecture. I enjoyed reading this book and would recommend it /5(4). Encyclopedia of Art Deco: A Visual Guide to the Influential Design Movement Paperback – January 1, by/5(4).

Encyclopedia of Art Deco: An Illustrated Guide to a Decorative Style From to Hardcover – June 9, by/5(4). Get this from a library. The encyclopedia of art deco. [Alastair Duncan;] -- A comprehensive guide to the history and culture of the artistic movement known as art deco.

ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes: "A Quantum book"--Page facing title page. Description: pages: illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Encyclopedia of art deco.

New York: Knickerbocker Press, (OCoLC) Online version. Art Deco Complete is the last word in Art Deco, the most glamorous decorative arts style, and the one that shaped popular ideas of modern covers furniture and interior decoration, sculpture, paintings, graphics, posters and bookbinding, glass, ceramics, lighting, textiles, metal work, and by: 2.

Like Art Deco, Art Nouveau is an ornamental style applied to such media as architecture, interior design, jewelry, and illustration. Both styles were popular in Europe and the United States, but Art Nouveau flourished earlier, between and ; Art Deco reached its height in the late s and early ’30s.

Buy Art Deco books from today. Find our best selection and offers online, with FREE Click & Collect or UK delivery. Applications. Art Deco styling was most common in architecture, interior design, poster art, furniture, jewellery, textiles, fashion and industrial design, although it was also applied to the visual arts such as painting, and architecture, the Art Deco look signalled something of a return to the symmetry and simplicity of Neoclassicism, but without its classical regularity.

Get this from a library. The Encyclopedia of art deco. [Alastair Duncan;] -- On cover: An illustrated guide to a decorative style from to Presents artists and designers of the Arts Deco. The book is a perfect concoction of the art deco format in all its forms, from small, elegant figurines to architecture.

I enjoyed reading this book and would recommend it to anyone interested in the 's to 's styles. It is full of historical facts also, so not just a book full of pictures/5(4). Art Deco New York Journal Vol. 1, Issue 2, Winter Art Deco New York Journal Vol. 2, Issue 1, Spring Art Deco New York Journal Vol.

3, Issue 1, Spring The Artcyclopedia is an index of online museums and image archives: find where the works of over 8, different fine artists can be viewed online. Buy a cheap copy of Encyclopedia of Art Deco book.

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IRISH ART We look at aspects of Celtic art, like Swords, Jewellery, Coins, Designs (Interlace, Knots Spirals, Crosses) Celtic metalcraft like cloisonne and enamelling, seen in works like the Derrynaflan Chalice.

We look at Gospel illuminations like the Cathach of St. Columba and Book of Durrow. Irish Art - History and Development. The style of Art Deco glass began during the 's and lasted until around the 's.

The art deco movement began in Paris inand was popular throughout Europe during the late 's, spreading to America by the 's. Most art deco glass was produced in Europe, mainly by French, British, German and Czech manufacturers. We have collected the 10 most inspirational Art Deco books, the predominately European and American decorative style of art of the ’s and ’s.

Each book has their unique qualities that opens up the possibility to explore the world of Art Deco – geometric shapes, intense, vibrant colours and drawings that rely on bold designs, clean.

Buy a cheap copy of The Encyclopedia of Art Deco book by Alastair Duncan. Art Deco style, in all its manifestations, is represented with over illustrations. The text, written by the world's leading authorities at auction houses and Free shipping over $.

ART DECO. "BE MODERN" THE ART OF LIVING BIBLIOGRAPHY. The term art deco originates from the International Exhibition of Modern Decorative and Industrial Arts that took place in Paris. Initially planned for and postponed because of World War I, this exhibition consecrated a style that is often associated with the postwar years but that dates back to the early twentieth-century.Christ the Redeemer, colossal statue of Jesus Christ at the summit of Mount Corcovado, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

It was completed in and stands 98 feet (30 meters) tall. The statue is the largest Art Deco-style sculpture in the world and is one of Rio de Janeiro’s most recognizable landmarks.art deco (ärt dĕkō´; är dākō´, ärt) or art moderne (är môdĕrn´, ärt), term that designates a style of design that originated in French luxury goods shortly before World War I and became ubiquitously and internationally popular during the s and in the s, the name derives from the Paris Exposition of Decorative Arts, where the style reached its apex.