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            Design: The Definitive Visual Guide

            Design: The Definitive Visual Guide (Hardback, 2nd edition)

            By DK; Foreword by Miller, Judith; Contributions by Institution, Smithsonian

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            Discover the history of design with this gorgeous visual celebration of key pieces, movements, and designers, from the Arts and Craft movement to the digital age. Arranged chronologically, Design traces the evolution of design from its roots to the present, from early chairs, pot...tery, and homewares to cars, graphic design and product design. It introduces all the key designers, manufacturers, and objects, illustrating how and why different styles emerged and became popular. It also provides a fascinating insight into design movements, showing how each one began and explaining its philosophy and visual style, from the Arts and Crafts movement to mid-century modern and contemporary. Featuring expert analysis, stunning photography, and a huge range of objects both familiar and extraordinary, Design explains what makes a truly great design and reveals the hidden stories behind the everyday things all around us. With profiles of famous designers and manufacturers, such as William Morris,the Bauhaus, Alvar Aalto, Frank Lloyd Wright, and Vitra, and stunning images of iconic buildings and interiors, it provides a glorious and comprehensive view of classic design across the last two centuries.
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            ISBN 9780241412954
            Released NZ 4 Mar 2021
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Art Nouveau: A Research Guide for Design Reform in France, Belgium, England, and the United States
             

            Art Nouveau: A Research Guide for Design Reform in France, Belgium, England, and the United States (Hardback, annotated edition)

            By Weisberg, Gabriel P.; Menon, Elizabeth K.

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            Reveals the Art Nouveau period as an era dedicated to design reform in all areas of the visual arts. Annotated bibliographic entries from period literature provide evidence for the spread of design changes, with later publications demonstrating the changes in the way the period h...as been studied.
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            ISBN 9780824066284
            Released NZ 30 Dec 1997
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Inc
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Garland Reference Library of the Humanities
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            Art Deco Sculpture and Metalware
             

            Art Deco Sculpture and Metalware (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            By Edward, Alfred W.

            Over 200 photographs and illustrations of decorative sculpture and useful metalware at the forefront of the Art Deco movement. Art Deco's most significant artists, as well as their predecessors and modern counterparts, are discussed, including an introduction to the designs of Ha...genauer, WMF, the Bauhaus, Ferdinand Priess, Chiparus, Brancusi, and Brandt.
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            ISBN 9780887409943
            Released NZ 8 Jun 1999
            Publisher Schiffer Publishing Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Will Bradley's Graphic Art: New Edition
             

            Will Bradley's Graphic Art: New Edition (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

            By Bradley, Will; Edited by Hornung, Clarence P.

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            Full-color book presents a comprehensive overview of one of America's greatest practitioners of Art Nouveau, whose iconic 1890s posters brought the style into the forefront of the nation's graphic art and advertising design.

            ISBN 9780486811291
            Released NZ 1 Apr 2017
            Publisher Dover Publications Inc.
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Art Deco Style

            Art Deco Style (Paperback, New edition)

            By Escritt, Stephen; Hillier, Bevis

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            The dominant style in architecture, jewellery and interior decoration of the 1920s and 1930s, Art Deco was a reaction to the funtionalism of the war years. This overview, exploring Art Deco's influence, has a strong reference element and includes an analysis of Total Style .

            ISBN 9780714843285
            Released NZ 17 Apr 2003
            Publisher Phaidon Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Art Nouveau
             

            Art Nouveau (Paperback)

            By Newbery, Elizabeth; Volume editor Minay, Rachel

            Art Nouveau gave birth to some of the extraordinary, sensual buildings, objects and images. This guide tells how, from Glasgow to Chicago, the movement bloomed and flourished on various things from houses and objects d'art designed for clients to posters, and everyday goods.

            ISBN 9781841650357
            Released NZ 1 Jan 2000
            Publisher Pavilion Books
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Art and Creative
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            Nature and the Nation in Fin-de-Siecle France: The Art of Emile Galle and the Ecole de Nancy
             

            Nature and the Nation in Fin-de-Siecle France: The Art of Emile Galle and the Ecole de Nancy (Hardback)

            By Dandona, Jessica M.

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            This book represents the first book-length, critical study of the art of Emile Galle. It thus promises not only to revolutionize our understanding of his work but also to reframe the study of Art Nouveau by relocating the movement within the deeply politicized context in which it... was created.
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            ISBN 9781472462619
            Released NZ 5 Jun 2017
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series The Histories of Material Culture and Collecting, 1700-1950
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            Schiele: Masters of Art

            Schiele: Masters of Art (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Kuhl, Isabel

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            An elegant introduction to Egon Schiele's career, this book untangles the mysteries and misunderstandings behind his genius.

            ISBN 9783791386263
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2020
            Publisher Prestel
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Masters of Art
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            Art Nouveau: The Essential Reference
             

            Art Nouveau: The Essential Reference (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Grafton, Carol Belanger

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            Full-color and black-and-white works by virtually every key artist of the Art Nouveau movement, including Mucha, Seguy, Beardsley, and Verneuil. Includes material from rare books, portfolios, and major periodicals, plus bibliographies and artist biographies.

            ISBN 9780486799834
            Released NZ 21 Oct 2015
            Publisher Dover Publications Inc.
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Art Nouveau Jewelry Designs
             

            Art Nouveau Jewelry Designs (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Beauclair, Rene

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            Designs of more than 200 striking pendants, combs, rings, bracelets, brooches, buttons, clasps, and earrings by Beauclair and others. Elegant, royalty-free illustrations, reprinted in authentic original color from rare German catalog.

            ISBN 9780486810065
            Released NZ 21 Sep 2016
            Publisher Dover Publications Inc.
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Dover Pictorial Archive
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