America's Great Illustrators


 

$40.00

In stock

48249
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Description

This large coffee table book profiles ten artists from the Golden Age of illustration: Howard Pyle, Newell Conyers Wyeth, Frederic Remington, Maxfield Parrish, J. C. Leyendecker, Norman Rockwell, Charles Dana Gibson, Howard Chandler Christy, James Montgomery Flagg, and John Held, Jr. An absolutely dynamite book.

This is about the best introduction to the Golden Age illustrators there is: good reproduction, extensive color, images never otherwise reproduced, well-written well-researched text. Biographies of the ten illustrators and relating their careers to each other and the evolution of the illustration business.

Features

J. C. Leyendecker, Howard Pyle, Newell Conyers Wyeth, Frederic Remington, Maxfield Parrish, Norman Rockwell, Charles Dana Gibson, Howard Chandler Christy, James Montgomery Flagg, John Held Jr.
Susan E. Meyer

Condition & Attributes

Fine in Very Good dustjacket (dustjacket has several tears)

Creators

J. C.
Leyendecker, Howard Pyle, Newell Conyers Wyeth, Frederic Remington, Maxfield Parrish, Norman Rockwell, Charles Dana Gibson, Howard Chandler Christy, James Montgomery Flagg, John Held, Jr.
Susan E.
Meyer

Publishing Information

New York
Galahad
1987
00883656450

Physical Description

13.25 inches
10.5 inches
311 pages
417 illustrations including 186 color plates (some tipped-in)
hardcover
cloth
English