Women: A Pictorial Archive from Nineteenth-Century Sources (Dover Pictorial Archive)

Women: A Pictorial Archive from Nineteenth-Century Sources (Dover Pictorial Archive)

Language: English

Pages: 128

ISBN: 0486237036

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub


Lush allegorical ladies, Grecian maids and Victorian maidens, Indians, Japanese, dancers, housewives, courtesans; women dancing, smiling, working, weeping, flirting — an unusually rich sourcebook of feminine poses and activities, costumes, clothing, everyday life, and much more. Images selected from rare issues of Leslie's Weekly, The London Illustrated News, The Graphic, and more. 488 illustrations.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

THE PLANT WORLD: 120 FULL-PAGE PHOTOGRAPHS, Karl Blossfeldt. (0-486-24990-5) 101 DOG ILLUSTRATIONS: A PICTORIAL ARCHIVE OF CHAMPIONSHIP BREEDS, Gladys Emerson Cook. (0-486-45438-X) 3,800 EARLY ADVERTISING CUTS, Deberny Type Foundry. (0-486-26658-3) 100 JAPANESE STENCIL DESIGNS, Edited by Friedrich Deneken. (0-486-44724-3) ART NOUVEAU STENCIL DESIGNS, A. Desaint. (0-486-45426-6) FULL-COLOR JAPANESE DESIGNS AND MOTIFS, Dover. (0-486-44891-6) JAPANESE WOODBLOCK KIMONO DESIGNS IN FULL COLOR,

THE PLANT WORLD: 120 FULL-PAGE PHOTOGRAPHS, Karl Blossfeldt. (0-486-24990-5) 101 DOG ILLUSTRATIONS: A PICTORIAL ARCHIVE OF CHAMPIONSHIP BREEDS, Gladys Emerson Cook. (0-486-45438-X) 3,800 EARLY ADVERTISING CUTS, Deberny Type Foundry. (0-486-26658-3) 100 JAPANESE STENCIL DESIGNS, Edited by Friedrich Deneken. (0-486-44724-3) ART NOUVEAU STENCIL DESIGNS, A. Desaint. (0-486-45426-6) FULL-COLOR JAPANESE DESIGNS AND MOTIFS, Dover. (0-486-44891-6) JAPANESE WOODBLOCK KIMONO DESIGNS IN FULL COLOR,

their number had swelled to about 400. Most of them earned their living by engraving illustrations for the great periodicals of the era, Harper’s Weekly and Leslie’s Illustrated foremost among them. With great skill the artists rendered sketches and photographs into precise illustrations. The medium admitted a wide variety of styles from simple, bold line drawings to those so carefully worked that the effect of gradation of tone was achieved, sometimes with an impressionistic feeling. By the

(0-486-23781-8) 400 TRADITIONAL TILE DESIGNS IN FULL COLOR, Edited by Carol Belanger Grafton. (0-486-26952-3) BIG BOOK OF SILHOUETTES, Edited by Carol Belanger Grafton. (0-486-40701-2) 361 FULL-COLOR ALLOVER PATTERNS FOR ARTISTS AND CRAFTSPEOPLE, Edited by Carol Belanger Grafton. (0-486-40268-1) SHOES, HATS AND FASHION ACCESSORIES: A PICTORIAL ARCHIVE, 1850-1940, Edited by Carol Belanger Grafton. (0-486-40103-0) 381 OLD-FASHIONED HOLIDAY VIGNETTES IN FULL COLOR, Edited by Carol Belanger

MONTGOMERY WARD CATALOGUE OF 1895, Montgomery Ward & Co. (0-486-22377-9) THOMAS NAST’S CHRISTMAS DRAWINGS, Thomas Nast. (0-486-23660-9) 5000 DECORATIVE MONOGRAMS FOR ARTISTS AND CRAFTSPEOPLE, Edited by J. O’Kane. (0-486-42979-2) FRENCH DECORATIVE DESIGNS, P. Planat. (0-486-45228-X) RACINET’S HISTORIC ORNAMENT IN FULL COLOR, Auguste Racinet. (0-486-25787-8) 2,286 TRADITIONAL STENCIL DESIGNS, H. Roessing. (0-486-26845-4) TREASURY OF BIBLE ILLUSTRATIONS: OLD AND NEW TESTAMENTS, Julius Schnorr

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