Droles de Zings


 

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Description

A new collection of Barbaud's aviation cartoons. He renders 120 of the world's aircraft, primarily military, in his deft and wonderful style. In addition to the 120 paintings are numerous pencil drawings and photographs.

Barbaud has a beautiful loose animated art style and an amazing ability to caricature aircraft. If you are an aviation buff, you will love this book. Text in French.

From the publisher:

A beautiful book that will give you wings!

Whether they are for travel, combat, reconnaissance, rescue, in a little more than a century they have entered all areas of life. Helicopters, planes, old clunkers or modern machines, they are all gathered in a beautiful book by Jean Barbaud, specialist in aeronautical drawing. With humor, Barbaud explores the history of world aeronautics. The numerous drawings, archival documents and technical commentaries will take lovers of beautiful aircraft on a journey to the four corners of the sky.

Résumé:

Un beau livre qui vous donnera des ailes !

Qu'ils soient de tourisme, de combat, de reconnaissance, de sauvetage, en un peu plus d'un siècle ils ont investi tous les domaines. Hélicoptères, avions, vieux zincs ou machines modernes, ils sont tous réunis dans un beau livre signé Jean Barbaud, spécialiste du dessin aéronautique. Avec humour, Barbaud explore l'histoire de l'aéronautique mondiale. Les nombreux crayonnés, documents d'archives et commentaires techniques embarqueront les amoureux des beaux appareils pour un voyage aux quatre coins du ciel.

Features

Jean Barbaud

Condition & Attributes

Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket

Creators

Jean
Barbaud

Publishing Information

Paris
Bamboo
2016
1st
978-2818940488

Physical Description

11.75 inches
10.5 inches
144 pages
color
hardcover
pictorial boards
French