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Picture this: the artist as illustrator

Picture this: the artist as illustrator

Backemeyer, Sylvia; Central Saint Martins College Art and Design Archive (London, England)

Looking not only at book illustration for adults and children, this text also considers fashion illustration, comics and cartoons, as well as classic commercial designs from the 1930s

Paperback, Book. English.
Published London: Herbert, 2005
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Available: Newton Park

  • Newton Park – One available in Art Collection 741.60941/BAC

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Statement of responsibility: edited by Sylvia Backemeyer ; with essays by Martin Baker ... [et al.]
ISBN: 0713671602, 9780713671605
Intended audience: Specialized.
Note: Published in association with Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design.
Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 200) and index.
Physical Description: 208 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 28 cm.
Subject: Commercial art; Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design (London, England); Illustration of books Great Britain History 20th century.; Book illustration; Illustration; Fashion; Graphic arts Great Britain History 20th century.

Author note

Sylvia Backemeyer is Head of Research at Central St Martins and the author of a number of books on various art subjects.